Excel tuition and related expenses

Excel Tuition and Fees (Estimated)/Per Year

*Tuition is inclusive of voluntary student fees for campus access.  

Fee In-state / per year Out-of-state / per year
Total Fees $19,640* $19,640*

Georgia Tech Cost Estimates Per Year

*Required books, supplies, computer, cell phone, personal expenses, and room and board, are not included. Please note fees are subject to change. 

Dining Hall Meal Plans $5,200
Personal Expenses $3,200
On-Campus Housing (dormitories with shared rooms and baths) $7,000-$10,000 (school year)
Privately-owned Student Housing (Suites are furnished with private rooms, baths,  kitchen, and common area.) $12,000-$16,000 for 12 month leases (costs vary)

Privately Owned Student Housing Options

Excel has a limited number of on-campus dorms available. In addition, the following private housing developments options are available to GT students. These are not university-owned dormitories. All options are very close to the Scheller College of Business

  • Midtown 100 - Website
  • The Standard - Website
  • Square on Fifth (across the street from the College of Business) - Website
  • University House Midtown - Website

Financial Aid

Students with an intellectual or developmental disability, who are enrolled in a CTP may receive funding from the Federal Pell Grant.  Pell Grants are awarded based on financial need.  Parent financial information is required for determination until a student is 24.

A CTP program for students with intellectual disabilities means a degree, certificate, or non-degree program that:
  • is offered by a college or career school and approved by the U.S. Department of Education;
  • is designed to support students with intellectual disabilities who want to continue academic, career, and independent living instruction to prepare for gainful employment;
  • offers academic advising and a structured curriculum; and
  • requires students with intellectual disabilities to participate, for at least half of the program, in
    • regular enrollment in credit-bearing courses with nondisabled students,
    • auditing or participating (with nondisabled students) in courses for which the student does not receive regular academic credit,
    • enrollment in noncredit-bearing, non-degree courses with nondisabled students, or
    • internships or work-based training with nondisabled individuals.


  • Students are required to have a functional laptop with Microsoft 360 installed and a smartphone
    • Laptops will be used in class
    • For information on hardware technology requirements http://sco.gatech.edu/hardware-requirements/
    • Smartphones will be used for various class assignments, communication, and for maintaining one's schedule in Google Calendar
  • Please note that as Excel is a non-degree program. Georgia HOPE Scholarships are not available. Additional financial information and resources are available at http://www.thinkcollege.net/topics/paying-for-college