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Return on Investment

A college education is a significant investment, and you should always weigh tuition, fees, and other expenses against future earning potential. Georgia Tech is recognized as a top return on investment. PayScale.com ranks Tech as #1 in Georgia and #13 among all U.S. colleges for providing the best 20-Year Return on Investment. Plus, Tech is ranked #3 by WalletHub for the Highest Return on Educational Investment.

A Georgia Tech education will set you up for success on campus and beyond. How?

  • Our co-op and internship programs are ranked #5 by U.S. News and World Report.
  • The Career Center is one of the nation’s most successful and innovative university career support offices for its recruitment and job placement.
  • Upon graduation in Fall 2018, 84% of undergraduate students had been offered a job, and the average starting salary was $72,000 (not including bonus offers).
  • More than 700 businesses, industries, and organizations throughout the U.S. and abroad employ Georgia Tech co-op students and interns each year.

Starting Salaries

On average, Georgia Tech graduates have a higher starting salary than the national average.