College of Sciences

We offer rigorous bachelor, master 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

  • New Frontiers Beckon Math and Biology in Multimillion Dollar NSF-Simons Project

    A new national project, which includes the Georgia Institute of Technology, aims to convey the benefits of physics’ age-old intertwining with math upon biology, a science historically less connected with it.

  • Study Shows How Bacteria Behave Differently in Humans Compared to the Lab

    Most of what we know today about deadly bacteria such as Pseudomonas aeruginosa was obtained from studies done in laboratory settings. Research reported May 14 in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences shows that this laboratory-based information may have important limits for predicting how these bugs behave once they’ve invaded humans.

  • A Promising Fingerprint of Extraterrestrial Life

    In the search for alien life, scientists hope that the use of dynamic biosignatures based on seasonal changes in the Earth’s atmosphere will eliminate false positives and false negatives

  • A Dean's Valedictory, Part 2

    We continue our conversation with outgoing College of Sciences Dean Paul Goldbart as he reflects on his time at Georgia Tech and shares his thoughts on the college's opportunities for future growth.

  • A Close Look at Measles Virus Assembly

    The new images advance the understanding of measles and related viruses and could suggest antiviral drug strategies likely to work across multiple members of the family that includes measles virus.

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