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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.
Why 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.
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
In its Summer 2018 issue, Georgia Tech Alumni Magazine featured six educators, one from each college. The cover story was called "Transcendent Teachers". What set these teachers apart wasn’t necessarily their supreme subject knowledge or keen reputation with their peers and school administrators. No, it was the so-called soft skills—their caring and kindness, their commitment to creativity, their need to fully engage their students in the learning process—that put them top of mind and the first to be recommended for the feature story.
Jennifer Hom, Takamitsu Ito, and Scott Moffat are the 2018 recipients of Cullen-Peck fellowships. The awards recognize innovative research by faculty at the associate professor or advanced assistant professor level.
Getting parched can fuzz attentiveness and make it harder to solve problems. Dehydration can easily put a dent in those and other cognitive functions, a new metadata analysis of multiple studies shows. Researchers at Georgia Tech are particularly interested in possible ramifications for people who toil in the heat around heavy equipment or military hardware.
Christoph Fahrni, Chrissy Spencer, and Haomin Zhou stand out for their extraordinary commitment to the professional development of colleagues
Lizanne DeStefano, executive director of the Georgia Tech Center for Education Integrating Science, Mathematics, and Computing, is one of 18 inaugural members of the STEM Education Advisory Panel of the National Science Foundation. The new panel will advise the interagency federal Committee on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics.
Interactive online talk show features Jennifer Glass.
Learn about the unmanned robotic vehicles that Georgia Tech scientists have built to study ice sheets from below the ice surface.
Learn how to build your own meteorology kit at home from common items.
Georgia Tech psychologists are among headliners of inaugural meeting.
Learn why the loss of dark skies is a problem.