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Emory and Georgia Tech Offer Joint and Dual Degrees

See the highlights and beauty of Emory University in Atlanta, one of the world's leading liberal arts intensive research universities. Emory empowers the active, passionate pursuit of learning for a better world.

Emory and Georgia Tech offer joint and dual degree programs and conduct groundbreaking research. The partnership includes:

  • One of the finest biomedical engineering programs in the world, the Wallace H. Coulter Department of Biomedical Engineering, ranked No. 2 by U.S. News and World Report's Best Biomedical Engineering graduate programs. Students can study for a Ph.D. that's from both Georgia Tech and Emory or for a M.D./Ph.D. where they receive their medical degree from Emory and their doctoral degree from Georgia Tech.
  • A dual-degree program that allows students to earn both a B.A. or B.S. degree from Emory College of Arts and Sciences and a B.S. degree in engineering from Georgia Tech

The partnership also attracts top researchers whose innovations and discoveries advance scholarship for the public good and generate billions of dollars in economic output for the Atlanta area. Joint research projects focus on areas such as predictive health, regenerative engineering and medicine, nursing, ophthalmology, gerontology, public health, information technology, law, chemistry, and psychology.