Georgia Institute of Technology
Georgia Institute of Technology is a public institution that was founded in 1885. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 15,489, its setting is urban, and the campus size is 400 acres. It utilizes a semester-based academic calendar. Famous alumni include Mike Duke, former president and CEO of Walmart; Bobby Jones, founder of The Masters golf tournament; and former professional baseball player Nomar Garciaparra
The student-faculty ratio at Georgia Institute of Technology is 20:1, and the school has 38.3 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Georgia Institute of Technology include: Engineering; Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services; Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services; Biological and Biomedical Sciences; and Physical Sciences. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 97 percent.