Exploring Your Major Majors and Minors at Georgia Tech

Majors and Minors at Georgia Tech

Georgia Tech has six Colleges, which offer 37 undergraduate majors and 46 minors (as of Fall 2017). For the most up-to-date program descriptions, degree requirements and course descriptions, you can visit the Course Catalog found at  www.catalog.gatech.edu.

College of Computing

  • Computational Media
  • Computer Science

College of Design

  • Architecture
  • Industrial Design
  • Music Technology

College of Engineering

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Nuclear and Radiological Engineering

College of Sciences

  • Applied Physics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Psychology

Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts

  • Applied Language and Intercultural Studies
  • Computational Media
  • Economics
  • Economics and International Affairs
  • Global Economics and Modern Languages
  • History, Technology, and Society
  • International Affairs
  • International Affairs and Modern Languages
  • Literature, Media, and Communication
  • Public Policy

Scheller College of Business

  • Business Administration

 

In addition to majors, Georgia Tech also offers minors. Minors are “intended to encourage and officially acknowledge the attainment by students of a fair measure of expertise and knowledge in more than one academic field, with the goal of broadening their education” (Georgia Tech Catalog) and generally require about 15 hours of concentrated coursework in a specific area. There are currently about 46 different minors, many of which are interdisciplinary. Below is a table of minors as of Fall 2017:

  • Aerospace Engineering Architectural History
  • Architecture
  • Biology
  • Biochemistry Biomedical Engineering Chemistry
  • Chinese
  • Computational Data Analysis Computing and Business
  • Computing and Devices
  • Computing and Information Internetworks
  • Computing and Intelligence
  • Computing and Media
  • Computing and People
  • Computing and Systems and Architecture
  • Computing and Theory
  • Earth and Atmospheric Sciences
  • East Asian Studies
  • Economics
  • Energy Systems
  • Engineering and Business
  • Film and Media Studies French
  • German
  • Global Development
  • Health and Medical Sciences
  • Health, Medicine, and Society History
  • Industrial Design International Affairs Japanese
  • Korean
  • Law, Science, and Technology Leadership Studies
  • Materials Science and Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Multidisciplinary Design/Arts History Music
  • Music Performance Music Technology
  • Nuclear and Radiological Engineering Performance Studies
  • Philosophy
  • Physiology Political Science Psychology Public Policy
  • Robotics
  • Russian Studies
  • Science, Technology, and Society
  • Science Fiction Studies
  • Scientific and Engineering Computing
  • Social Justice
  •  Sociology
  • Spanish
  • Sports, Society, and Technology
  • Sustainable Cities
  • Technical Communication
  • Technology and Business
  • Women, Science, and Technology