Check out the list of notable Georgia Tech alumni. Some of the notable Georgia Tech students are Jimmy Carter, Daniel Webster and Jeff Foxworthy.

Georgia Institute of Technology or simply known as ‘Georgia Tech’ is a public research university situated in Atlanta, Georgia. The institution which was once founded in 1885 is currently organized into six colleges which houses 31 departments. As per the U.S. News & World Report ratings, it is ranked 7th among public national universities in the country and 34th among all universities and colleges. Being globally renowned particularly for its engineering and business programs, Georgia Tech has also been ranked as the ‘smartest’ public college in the United States. The institute has further gone on to extend its reach overseas with satellite campuses across the globe in countries such as Singapore, France, India, Spain and China. The institute offers undergraduate and graduate courses in Liberal Arts, Computing, Engineering, Business, Design and Science. Georgia Tech’s vision is to enhance and sustain its position as a pioneer in scholarship and research for generations to come. The massive student body comprises of over 25,000 students who represent the diversity of 114 countries from every corner of the world. Georgia Tech’s alumni’s who are also referred to as the ‘yellow jackets’ have gone on to accomplish great things and have made a mark on the world. Some of these illustrious individuals include Jimmy Carter, Calvin Johnson, Ivan Allen Jr., and John F. Brock. Keep reading this list to know some more noteworthy Georgia Tech alumni’s who have made the institution proud.
Jimmy CarterJimmy Carter

01 October 1924

Plains, Georgia, U.S.

American

Libra

Daniel WebsterDaniel Webster
(Former United States Senator)

18 January 1782

24 October 1852

Salisbury, New Hampshire, United States

American

Capricorn

Jeff FoxworthyJeff Foxworthy
(Comedian)

06 September 1958

Atlanta

American

Virgo

Kary MullisKary Mullis
(Biochemist, Molecular biologist, Chemist)

28 December 1944

Lenoir

American

Capricorn

Paul Craig RobertsPaul Craig Roberts
(Economist, Conspiracy theorist, Journalist)

03 April 1939

Atlanta

American

Aries

Timothy KopraTimothy Kopra
(Astronaut)

09 April 1963

Austin

American

Aries

Nagesh KukunoorNagesh Kukunoor
(Film director, Actor, Film producer)

30 March 1967

Hyderabad

Indian

Aries

Juan Carlos VarelaJuan Carlos Varela
(Entrepreneur)

12 December 1963

Panama City

Panamanian

Sagittarius

Arthur MurrayArthur Murray
(Entrepreneur, Teacher, Journalist)

04 April 1895

03 March 1991

Kingdom of Galicia and Lodomeria

Austrian

Aries

John C. Portman, Jr.John C. Portman, Jr.

04 December 1924

Walhalla

American

Sagittarius

Jan DavisJan Davis
(Astronaut, Engineer)

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