Posted February 22, 2011 Atlanta, GA
Georgia Tech Media Relations
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the 100 higher education institutions that The Princeton Review has selected for its “Best Values Colleges of 2011” list.
Georgia Tech ranked among the top 50 public schools.
The Best Value Colleges for 2011 were selected based upon institutional data and student opinion surveys collected from Fall 2009 through Fall 2010. Broadly speaking, the factors weighed covered undergraduate academics, costs and financial aid. Additionally, Princeton Review considered the percentage of graduating seniors who borrowed from any loan program and the average dollar amount of debt those students had at graduation.
The Georgia Institute of Technology is one of the world's premier research universities. Ranked seventh among U.S. News & World Report's top public universities and the eighth best engineering and information technology university in the world by Shanghai Jiao Tong University's Academic Ranking of World Universities, Georgia Tech’s more than 20,000 students are enrolled in its Colleges of Architecture, Computing, Engineering, Liberal Arts, Management and Sciences. Tech is among the nation's top producers of women and minority engineers. The Institute offers research opportunities to both undergraduate and graduate students and is home to more than 100 interdisciplinary units plus the Georgia Tech Research Institute.