The Georgia Institute of Technology has announced a new online master of science degree that will be offered at a quarter of the cost of its on-campus program. The Institute’s top 10-ranked program in analytics will be delivered in collaboration with edX, the leading nonprofit MOOC provider.
Georgia Tech, 10 corporations and Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed launch an accelerator program and venture fund to invest in and promote high-tech startups across Georgia and the Southeast. The Engage accelerator is open to startups across the country, with a focus placed on mentoring and market access strategies.
Members of the American Talent Initiative seek to attract, enroll and graduate the most qualified students, regardless of family income. Georgia Tech is the only public college in Georgia participating in the initiative.
A new educational collaboration among Georgia Tech, the city of Shenzhen and Tianjin University in China will expand global opportunities in science, technology and engineering education. Georgia Tech’s President G. P. “Bud” Peterson signed the agreement in a ceremony in Shenzhen on Dec. 2.