Thinking of graduate programs in one of Atlanta's fine graduate colleges or universities? Often called Hotlanta, for Atlanta's nightlife and weather, Atlanta is both the capital of Gerogia and it's most populated city. Atlanta got its start as a transportation hub for the Western and Atlantic Railroad and is still a major hub for rail, highways, and air; boasting one of the busiest airports in the world Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport. The average daily temperatures in Atlanta are 41.0°F in January and 78.8°F in July. Atlantians love outdoor activities and the city shows it with over 343 parks, gardens, and recreational facilities.
Atlanta itself has an estimated population of just 447,841 in 2013 but the greater Atlanta metro area ranks as the ninth largest metro area in the US with a population of 5,522,942! A resounding 46.8% percent of Atlantians ages 25+, from 2009-2013 have a Bachelor's degree or higher! The median household income is $46,631 and the median age of residents in Atlanta is 33 in 2013. Georgia has lots of higher education options with 55 two-year colleges and 77 four-year colleges.
Does "Hotlanta" seem interesting to you? Research graduate schools in Atlanta below or specific graduate programs and subject to your left!