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Georgia Tech Reviews

Updated March 5, 2015
Updated March 5, 2015
485 Reviews
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Georgia Tech President Bud Peterson
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234 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • smart co-workers, knowledgeable advisor, good work-life balance (in 11 reviews)

  • Great work environment with some very talented and interesting people (in 21 reviews)


Cons
  • Not the best work/life balance but it could definitely be worse and you have to be fine living in Atlanta (in 8 reviews)

  • I've heard still no raises yet parking costs and benefits have increased (in 8 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    I am a student at georgia tech. ME major.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Georgia Tech

    Pros

    One of the best universities in the south. Great facilities. Great reputation.

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work. You guys are doing great.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    It is nice experience and the salary is reasonable. I would say as an International student, I appreciate to have it!

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech

    Pros

    Nice working environment and the professor is awesome!

    Cons

    Have to handle so much homework.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great!

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    GA TECH

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Georgia Tech

    Pros

    The students and staff are great.

    Cons

    Faculty can be a bit snobbish.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Provide diversity and sensitivity training for all faculty.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Lab Technician

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    Former Employee - Lab Technician in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Lab Technician in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Georgia Tech

    Pros

    -Friendly, everyone is nice and sociable
    -Flexible, really works with your schedule
    -Smart People

    Cons

    -Working with smart people, people can get a little stuck up, but they're still nice

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Georgia Tech has a great academic atmosphere, especially here is the best studying place for talent engineers.

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    The compensation is fair. The campus has a great gym. The studying atmosphere is perfect.

    Cons

    There is no law school or medical school here.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Very rewarding

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Georgia Tech

    Pros

    Learning by teaching undergraduates is good experience

    Cons

    sometimes it gets difficult with huge class strength

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    None

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    A great place to work and be a student at. Very much dependent on one's advisor of course, I can't emphasize this enough

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    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Get a first class education, work with first class professors.Learn what it is to be a teacher and a researcher.

    Cons

    Don't expect to make money out of this, you're getting skills and an education instead

    Recommends
  9.  

    Good place to work.

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    Current Employee - Senior Research Scientist in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Senior Research Scientist in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Very talented people around to work with. Talented students. Growing entrepreneurial community and lots of support for developing innovative ideas.

    Cons

    Administrative burdens have grown in the past years, making it increasingly difficult to concentrate in the academic aspects of the job.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Student

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    Current Employee - Student in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Student in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Very good school. Good teaching . good students. Good city. Positive environment. Learnt a lot. Need more schools like this one.

    Cons

    There are not many cons as such. 12 credits per semester can be considered as a negative attribute . nevertheless its a good school.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep 9 credits per semester

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Undergraduate Research Assistant

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Georgia Tech

    Pros

    Excellent position to boost your resume and get hand-on research experience

    Cons

    Undergraduate Research Assistant do not get as much attention as the Graduate ones.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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