TECHsplore Summer

EXTENDED! Accepting applications through March 1 for Summer 2020 (international students) and April 1 (domestic students)

TECHsplore Summer is a short-term study opportunity at the Georgia Institute of Technology for approximately 50 visiting international students. This program is ideal for rising junior and senior undergraduate students from any academic discipline who are interested in studying abroad in the United States and for those considering pursuing future graduate opportunities at one of the top twenty engineering schools in the world. Georgia Tech is located in the heart of Atlanta—a growing metropolitan city with exciting entertainment and extracurricular opportunities. Students will engage in coursework with current Georgia Tech students, and there will be a number of planned events and excursions that will allow for exploration in the city of Atlanta. Students will be on campus taking two Georgia Tech classes (6-7 credit hours) from mid-June to early August. The application is open December 1-February 15. Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis, so do not wait to apply, as there are limited spots.


Important Program Dates:

December 1, 2019: Application opens
February 15, 2020: Application closes
March 1, 2020: Deadline to submit admissions application documents
March 5, 2020: Schedule of classes available online *must meet any required pre-reqs and classes are not guaranteed*
April 1, 2020: I-20 Immigration Document Deadline
Early Summer: Register for classes (6-7 credit hours); Registration directions here: https://registrar.gatech.edu/registration/registration-information
Mid-June: Move-In Day Find more info here: https://housing.gatech.edu/move-in-items-to-bring
June 15, 2020: TECHsplore Summer Orientation
June 17, 2020: First day of classes
July 21, 2020: Last day of classes
July 23 to July 30, 2020: Final Exams
July 31 to August 2, 2020: Depart from campus


Program Costs:

Tuition (6 credits) : $6,274.02 

Student Fees:    $1063 

Mandatory Health Insurance: $526.90 

TECHsplore Summer Fee: $1,500 

Application Fee: $85

On-Campus Housing:    $4,460 

On-Campus Meal Plan: $517 - $1175

Additional Living Cost (Books, Supplies, Etc.): $350

Total Approximate Cost: $15,000
* all costs are approximate and subject to change*


Co-curricular Activities:

TECHsplore Summer students have regular opportunities for co-curricular and cultural activities which includes orientation, pre-arrival support, on-site support, intercultural programs, and local excursions. Students have the opportunity to meet with graduate admissions to learn more about pursuing graduate opportunities at GT. Students learn more about U.S.A. culture and the city of Atlanta through our planned excursions.Examples of past excursions include GT sporting events, city tours, Skyline ParkSweetwater CreekCNN, and World of Coca Cola.


For more information contact: Tyler Davis, International Special Programs Advisor at techsploresummer@oie.gatech.edu or visit the TECHsplore Summer website: https://techsplore.oie.gatech.edu/ts-summer