Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More

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This is the complete guide for transferring to Georgia Tech. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to Georgia Tech.

What are your chances at Georgia Tech?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at Georgia Tech or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

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    I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.

    At Georgia Tech, 15.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.

    To read about regular admission requirements for Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus, click here

    What are the transfer requirements for Georgia Tech?

    Georgia Tech requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:

    Admission Item Required?
    High School Transcript Required of Some
    College Transcript Required of All
    Essay or Personal Statement Recommended of All
    Interview Not Required
    Standardized Test Scores Not Required
    Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution Required of All

    In addition to the above requirements, Georgia Tech also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.

    Georgia Tech requires a minimum of 30 credits.

    What are Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus’s Transfer Deadlines?

    Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Georgia Tech transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.

    Closing Date Reported Deadline
    Fall Transfer Deadline March 1
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline September 15
    Summer Transfer Deadline January 15

    Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.

    We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.

    In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉

    When are decision dates for Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus transfer applicants?

    If you applied to transfer to Georgia Tech on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.

    Deadline Notification Dates
    Fall Transfer Deadline June 15
    Winter Transfer Deadline
    Spring Transfer Deadline November 15
    Summer Transfer Deadline March 1

    Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.

    What is Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus’s transfer acceptance rate?

    In 2019, Georgia Tech received 2068 transfer applicants.

    The school accepted 606 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Georgia Tech is 29.3%.

    This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Georgia Tech. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.

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    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

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    Need chances at another college?

    Additionally, of the 606 accepted transfer students, 539 students enrolled - that means the yield was 88.94%.

    Georgia Tech accepts 30 out of every 100 transfer applicants.

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    What are the Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus transfer GPA requirements?

    Georgia Tech requires a minimum college GPA of 3.0 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.

    In addition, Georgia Tech requires a minimum high school GPA of 3.0.

    Will you enjoy transferring to Georgia Tech?

    There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Georgia Tech. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.

    Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.

    Or perhaps you’re drawn to Atlanta...

    Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community

    Finding success at Georgia Tech is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?

    These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.

    If you’re considering transferring to Georgia Tech then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.

    Final Verdict: How to transfer into Georgia Tech

    Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the Georgia Tech website for more info.
    Georgia Tech accepts 29.3% transfer applicants, which is competitive.

    To have a shot at transferring into Georgia Tech, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.8 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.95. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.

    The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Georgia Tech students.

    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    SAT Math 680 770 725
    SAT Reading 640 730 685
    2018 Total SAT Score 1320 1500 1410
    25th Percentile 75th Percentile Average
    ACT Math 30 35 32
    ACT Reading 31 35 33
    2018 Total ACT Score 61 70 65

    Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus’s average SAT score is 1410. To be a competitive applicant for Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.

    What are your chances at Georgia Tech?

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    This free college chances tool calculates your acceptance chances at Georgia Tech or any other U.S. college

    Please note all chances are estimates based on test score and GPA averages.

    *or select a school above for a specific calculation

    Need chances at another college?

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