Facts & Figures

Strength in Numbers

 

Rankings

U.S. News & World Report

  • Graduate Chemical Engineering Programs: #4
  • Undergraduate Chemical Engineering Programs: #2
  • College of Engineering: #8
  • America's Best Public Universities: #8

Shanghai Academic Ranking of World Universities, 2021

  • World's Best Chemical Engineering Departments, #5

Chemical and Engineering News (NSF data)

  • Georgia Tech is the only institution in the Top 5 for R&D spending in the U.S. for both chemistry and chemical engineering (#2 and #3, respectively).

Students

  • 1000+ undergraduates
  • 219 graduate students (202 PhD and 15 MS, 2019-2020)

Faculty & Staff

  • 40 core faculty (12 women)
  • 6 affiliated faculty
  • 4 academic professionals
  • 64 postdoctoral researchers
  • 33 staff members

Faculty Statistics

  • 23 faculty members hold major editorial positions with top technical journals
  • 18 National Science Foundation Career Award winners on the faculty
  • 7 current and emeritus faculty members elected to the National Academy of Engineering
  • 10 AIChE Fellows serving on the faculty