College of Sciences

We offer rigorous bachelor, master's, and Ph. D. programs with flexibility for students to tailor their degrees toward specific career goals.

College of Sciences

Helping students build empowering foundations in the sciences and mathematics.

Transporting students to the frontiers of human knowledge and inviting them to push its boundaries.

Educating and preparing the next generation of scientists who will create the technologies of the future.

Statue of Einstein on Georgia Tech campusWhy study sciences and mathematics?

  • You possess a curious mind that likes to investigate.
  • You want to make discoveries that can change how we see the world.
  • You plan to attend a top-ranked graduate or professional school.
  • You intend to apply scientific discoveries to solving real-world problems.
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Why Georgia Tech?

To get a rigorous education that you can tailor to your interests.

To learn from and train with the top professors in your chosen field.

To experience the excitement of discovery in state-of-the-art facilities.

To live in a vibrant, connected community in one of the most tech-savvy cities in the U.S.—Atlanta.

Latest News From the College of Sciences

  • Meet College of Sciences Alumna Sue E. Payne, Retired Oil Industry Executive

    Sue Payne has been blazing trails for women in science and technology since the 1970s, when she was studying for her B.S. in physics at Georgia Tech. She went on to enjoy a successful 37-year career in the male-dominated oil and gas industry. 

  • Scientists Make First Detection of Neutron Star Collision

    For the first time, scientists have detected a gravitational wave produced by the collision of two neutron stars. The wave was born 130 million years ago when the stars spun around each other, creating warps in space and time. When the stars crashed together, they produced a burst of electromagnetic radiation.

  • Meet College of Sciences Alumnus Robert M. Price, Former CEO, Control Data Corporation

    Robert M. Price's time at Georgia Tech helped pave his way as an executive for one of the first companies to make supercomputers in the 1960s, Control Data Corporation. Price recalls studying for his master's degree in mathematics at Tech while working at the Rich Electronic Computer Center. 

  • Georgia Tech Stars in Space Innovation Symposium

    The symposium recognizes that space innovations extend beyond the engineering, technology, and business of satellites and space launches. Joining Georgia Tech alumnus and NASA astronaut Shane Kimbrough at the conference are Georgia Tech faculty and students not only from aerospace engineering, but also from astrobiology and planetary sciences.

  • Adding Multidisciplinary Might

    New researchers from engineering and science join Petit Institute team