Georgia Tech is consistently ranked as one of the nation’s top schools for awarding bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in STEM fields to African-Americans, Hispanics, and Native Americans.
- Diverse: Issues in Higher Education
Georgia Tech awards more undergraduate engineering degrees to women than any other school.
- American Society for Engineering Education
In 2015, the incoming freshman class at Georgia Tech was record-setting in its diversity being 41 percent female—the first class to ever top 40 percent—and with 35 percent more African-American students than the previous year.
In 2014, Georgia Tech and Atlanta Public Schools (APS) partnered to offer automatic acceptance and four-year in-state tuition scholarships to all APS valedictorians and salutatorians.