Famous Alumni of Georgia Tech - Celebrities from Georgia Tech

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.

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

The Most Famous Alumni of Georgia Tech

NameBirthdayNationalityBio
Iman ShumpertJune 26, 1990AmericanIman Shumpert is an American basketball player
Daniel WebsterJanuary 18, 1782AmericanDaniel Webster was a prominent senator from Massachusetts
Amin ElhassanApril 12, 1979SudaneseAmin Elhassan is a Sudan-born sports commentator based in the United States who is currently working as an on-air commentator at the TV channel ESPN
Jeff FoxworthySeptember 6, 1958AmericanJeff Foxworthy is a much loved and respected stand-up comedian and actor
Jimmy CarterOctober 1, 1924AmericanJimmy Carter was the 39th President of America and won Nobel Piece Prize in 2002

Amin Elhassan

Amin Elhassan is a Sudan-born sports commentator based in the United States who is currently working as an on-air commentator at the TV channel ESPN

SudaneseApril 12, 1979274 views

Jimmy Carter

Jimmy Carter was the 39th President of America and won Nobel Piece Prize in 2002

AmericanOctober 1, 1924155 views

Jeff Foxworthy

Jeff Foxworthy is a much loved and respected stand-up comedian and actor

Iman Shumpert

Iman Shumpert is an American basketball player

AmericanJune 26, 1990350 views

Daniel Webster

Daniel Webster was a prominent senator from Massachusetts

AmericanJanuary 18, 1782294 views