GEORGIA INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY

Scheller College of Business

USD 10,000 - USD 69,463 loan size
up to 20 years loan term

Courses supported

MS in Quantitative and Computational Finance
MS in Analytics
MBA

About the school

Georgia Institute of Technology, then known as Georgia School of Technology, welcomed its first batch of students in 1888. The institution established in 1885 adopted the present name to reflect a growing emphasis on cutting-edge scientific research and technological advancement. Georgia Institute of Technology-Scheller College of Business, located in the centre of Midtown Atlanta, Georgia, is the largest tech ecosystem in the southeast.

The US News and World Report ranks many of the programmes, like business analytics, information systems, operations and supply chain, etc., among the Top 10 graduate business courses. In the Corporate Knights Better World MBA ranking, the Scheller College of Business holds position 19 in the world and 4 in the US.

The college's famed graduates uphold its influence in the business world. Andrew Howard (CEO, Kudelski Security), Duane Carthy (vice president, relationship management, Morgan Stanley) and Aaron Enten (CEO and president, Insight Optics) are some of the talented professionals Scheller College of Business has produced.

Where is the school located?

Life at Scheller College of Business

At Georgia Tech's spacious campus, students are welcomed into a lively, varied community where opportunities for leadership, extracurricular activities, and more abound. Georgia Tech offers accommodation in its Residence Halls with traditional, suite and apartment-style rooms. Housing also includes several amenities like internet access, laundry, parking, bicycle and campus transit, etc.

Dining at Georgia Tech offers students diverse and delicious meal plans at the several dining centres spread across the campus, including dining halls and food trucks. They provide a wide variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes for a sumptuous meal and snacking.

The campus offers a multitude of ways for students to interact and make life-long connections. They can be a part of the student media and more than 600 clubs and organisations, each dedicated to a special cause, including 5 Rivers Fishing Club, A Cappella, ABLE Alliance, Aarohi, etc. Talented students have the opportunity to become a member of intramural and inter-collegiate sports teams and club sports. The Campus Recreation Complex has aquatic facilities, courts and studios, outdoor fields and tracks, a climbing wall, a sports simulator, a fitness centre, and many more.

Stingerette, the shared-ride night transit service of the Institute, provides students transportation to locations within the campus, some selected offsite Georgia Tech facilities and the midtown train station. Students can also take the Georgia Tech Stinger Shuttle to commute within the campus.

Additional benefits of studying at Scheller College of Business

At Scheller College of Business, academics and research go hand in hand, with the institution adopting a collaborative approach to education. The interdisciplinary centres for teaching and research of the institution, like the Business Analytics Centre, Financial Analysis Lab, Ray C Anderson Centre for Sustainable Business, etc., enhance students’ learning experience by introducing them to the real world of business. At the Trading Floor at the Scheller College of Business, the graduates are trained to use financial analysis and electronic trading tools. This prepares them for jobs in investment banking and other financial areas. The opportunity for Scheller College of Business students to smoothly transition into a rewarding career is boundless.

Atlanta campus

City

Atlanta, US

City Population

490,000

Region

Southeastern US

Climate

The temperature in Atlanta typically varies between 35°F (1.67°C) and 89°F (31.67°C)

Nearest Airport

Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

Time Zone

Eastern Daylight Time (GMT-4), Eastern Standard Time (GMT-5)

Fast facts

  • Total Enrolled Students: 45296
  • Undergraduates: 18,415
  • Graduates: 26,881
  • International Graduate Students: 10,525
  • Countries Represented: 149

Admissions criteria

Admission requirements may vary according to the courses. The general admission criteria for international graduate applicants are the following:

  • The applicant must hold a bachelor’s degree equivalent to a US undergraduate degree
  • Official native language transcripts
  • Official English translation of native language transcript
  • Official native language degree certificate
  • Official English translation of the native language degree certificate
  • English language proficiency test score required:
  • TOEFL: Minimum 95 in iBT
  • IELTS: Minimum 7 overall
  • 3 letters of recommendation
  • Resume
  • GRE or GMAT score is required

The general outline of the potential expenses students may meet while studying at the Scheller College of Business are as follows:

Housing Standard food service plan Books, course materials, supplies, and equipment

Job placements

The Scheller College of Business’s MBA Career Services ranks among the top 5 in the US for 6 consecutive years. The 91% job placement rate of the graduates within 3 months of graduation is a testament to the excellent support provided by the career services.

The Jones MBA Career Centre provides students with personalised career strategy development, coaching, interview preparations, networking opportunities, employer recruiting sessions, and many more. The centre helps them find internship and career opportunities by connecting them with companies Career Services has partnerships with more than 100 local and global organisations. This enables them to connect students with potential internships and job opportunities.

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Source: Georgia Institute of Technology - Scheller College of Business

Last updated: 02 Nov 2023

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