Our Graduates Are Game Changers

Students in Georgia Tech’s liberal arts college work at the nexus of 21st century creativity, merging technology and human experience. The College’s innovative programs of study immerse students in Tech’s world-leading technological ecosystem, providing exceptional interdisciplinary learning that integrates humanities and social sciences with engineering, science, and computing.

Our graduates thrive in the global technical and technological arena

Hire Ivan Allen College of Liberal Arts graduates and you gain team members who think critically and holistically to bridge the technology gap and create a whole new world of possibilities. Both undergraduate and graduate students engage in research and projects working with real problems and challenges of organizations in government, business, and the non-profit world. Browse some of research by our graduate students.

Our students learn to forge innovative and integrated solutions by:

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Graduates Forge Solutions

  • Planning and designing multidisciplinary projects
  • Thinking critically, ethically, and globally
  • Interpreting technical ideas for creative and practical use
  • Researching and analyzing complex data and issues
  • Applying advanced math and computing skills
  • Communicating clearly across teams, disciplines, and cultures
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The program was interdisciplinary and also technology focused. It was uniquely designed for exactly the type of 'outside the box' and comparative thinking skills that are essential in business today.

          - JH (B.S. 1995)

The professors didn't just teach theory, but how to think creatively and explain my ideas constructively. Those skills have helped a lot in the big boardroom meetings with clients.

          - DP (M.S. 2010)

Our student statistics speak for themselves:

  • 72% have internship experience
  • 70% have worked or studied internationally
  • 1 in 4 have foreign language skills
  • Most have put ideas into practice working with business, government, policy, think tanks, non-profits, or social organizations
  • Most have completed substantial research projects
  • All are Georgia Tech smart with our renowned drive and work ethic

A sampling of the organizations who've hired our students:

  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Bank of America
  • Big Scary Cranium
  • Boeing
  • Central Intelligence Agency
  • Cox Communications
  • Deloitte Innovation Lab
  • Delta Airlines
  • Electronic Arts Inc
  • Georgia Legislature
  • Georgia Power Company
  • Google Interactive
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Intercontinental Hotel Group
  • King & Spalding
  • LexisNexis
  • Maersk Line
  • Microsoft Corporation
  • NBC Universal
  • Social@Ogilvy
  • Teach for America
  • The Coca-Cola Company
  • The Carter Center
  • Turner Sports
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • World Affairs Council of Atlanta

Let's talk about how best to connect you with our students and programs

Options include:

  • Career Fairs
  • Information Meetings
  • Internships
  • Interviews
  • Job Postings
  • Problem-solving Projects
  • Research Partnerships

Please direct inquiries to HireIvanAllen@iac.gatech.edu

Ivan Allen College Quick Facts

  • 6 Schools
  • 10 B.S. Degrees
  • 14 Masters Degrees
  • 6 Doctoral Degrees

Our Degrees

  • Applied Languages and Intercultural Studies
  • Computational Media
  • Cybersecurity Policy
  • Digital Media
  • Economics
  • Economics and International Affairs
  • Global Development
  • Global Economics and Modern Languages
  • Global Media and Cultures
  • History, Technology, and Society
  • History and Sociology of Technology and Science
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • International Affairs
  • International Affairs and Modern Languages
  • International Affairs, Science, and Technology
  • International Security
  • Literature, Media, and Communication
  • Public Policy
  • Public Policy and City and Regional Planning
  • Sustainable Energy and Environmental Management