Program Contact

Danielle Shenise
Georgia Institute of Technology
GVU Center
Technology Square Research Bldg.
85 Fifth St. NW
Atlanta, GA 30332-0760

Application Deadlines

Dec. 15

Admittance Terms



  • PhD, Human-Centered Computing

Areas of Research

  • Cognitive Science
  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Intelligent Systems/AI
  • Learning Sciences and Technology
  • Social Computing

Standardized Tests

IELTS Academic Requirements

  • Scores submitted to Georgia Institute of Technology, "Graduate"
  • Minimum Score Required: ≥ 7.5
    • Minimum band score for Reading, Listening, and Speaking is 6.5
    • Minimum band score for Writing is 5.5

TOEFL Requirements

  • Institute Code: 5248
  • Department Code: 78
  • Minimum Score Required:
    • Internet-based: 100, with minimum section scores of 19

GRE Requirements

  • Institute Code: R5248
  • Department Code: 0402
  • General Test: Optional

Application Requirements

  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose
  • Examples of HCC Research


The Office of Graduate Education has prepared application instructions to help you navigate through the admissions process. View the instructions to begin your graduate education.