Georgia Tech Reviews

Updated Jun 29, 2020

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85%
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Georgia Tech President Bud Peterson
Bud Peterson
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  1. "Student Employee"

    5.0
    Current Employee - PLUS Leader in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time

    Pros

    Had time to work as a full time student in this role

    Cons

    some annoyances submitting time in this role

  2. "Review"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Student 

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time

    Pros

    very Good engineering school in Atlanta

    Cons

    Difficult classes and and rigorous course load

  3. "Good experience, poor benefits."

    2.0
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Georgia Tech part-time

    Pros

    Great if you have an individual lab that you like.

    Cons

    Next to no benefits for student researchers.

  4. "Great institute but be selective about department of employment"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Administrator in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    - prestige of institute - great benefits - good work life balance - interesting students - perks like membership to CRC and on campus daycare - innovative research

    Cons

    Department specific: - heavy reliance on compliance - lack of career progress without someone to advocate for you - lip service to diversity and inclusion - transition to Workday

  5. "Good IT support job"

    4.0
    Current Employee - ARCS Student Worker 

    I have been working at Georgia Tech part-time

    Pros

    Really flexible job, everyone is nice and answers questions

    Cons

    Sometimes there isn't work to do

  6. "Great"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Program Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Georgia Tech part-time

    Pros

    Work life balance is great

    Cons

    Pay is not great - hard to get raise

  7. "Program Coordinator"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Program Coordinator in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits, PTO, team of colleagues.

    Cons

    Overwhelming workload, high stress culture.

  8. "Work and Life Balance"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Atlanta, GA

    I worked at Georgia Tech full-time

    Pros

    You can find a balance between life and work Strong connection between Industry

    Cons

    Everything is ok with respect to work. Only concern is the traffic.

  9. "Great opportunities, but underpaid with fees"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant 

    I have been working at Georgia Tech full-time

    Pros

    Hundreds of professors to do research in a wide range of areas.

    Cons

    Student fees are added to pay for budget shortfalls so students end up paying 10% of their pay on fees. Graduate students all spend >50% of their income on housing in the area. It's hard to stay afloat in an expensive city like Atlanta.

  10. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Grad Student 

    I worked at Georgia Tech full-time

    Pros

    diverse, interesting research, good people

    Cons

    poor parking options, expensive lunch options

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