Find Your ROI in The ATL.

The City of Atlanta is bustling with energy – and opportunity.

The figures are trending up and the momentum cannot be stopped.

  • Home to over 6 million people.
  • Named as a Top 10 City for Business and Careers by Forbes.
  • Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport is the #1 most traveled in the world.
  • Ranked the #3 City for Young Entrepreneurs by Forbes.
  • Features more than 125 miles of multi-use trails.
  • A food-lover’s paradise—home to 15 James Beard Award semifinalists.
  • Generates over $7 billion in revenue from Atlanta’s TV and film industry.
  • Fortune 500 companies include:UPS, TheCoca-Cola Company, Mercedes-Benz, The Home Depot, SunTrust Banks, Porsche, and Delta Air Lines.
  • Take in live music at over 60 venues, from giant amphitheaters to intimate clubs, with 30 annual festivals to boot.

As a Top-20 program, we know a little something about Top 20 lists.


  1. Enjoy nature in the middle of the city at the Atlanta Botanical Garden.
  2. Head to Ponce City Market to sample a little of everything (even mini-golf).
  3. Devour lemon pepper wings at J.R. Crickets.
  4. Visit the home of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
  5. Swim with whale sharks (yes, whale sharks) at Georgia Aquarium.
  6. Sample some hard-to-find coke varieties on the Coca-Cola tour.
  7. Score tickets to a game at Suntrust Park, Mercedes-Benz stadium, or Phillips Arena.
  8. Check out an Alvin Ailey dance show at the Fox Theatre.
  9. Dig in the crates at Criminal Records or Wax n’ Facts or Ella Guru.
  10. Visit the College Football Hall Of Fame.
  11. Stroll The Beltline. Or bike it. Or skate it.
  12. Hear live blues at Blind Willie’s.
  13. Head over to the Fernbank Museum Of Natural History after dark for science served with cocktails.
  14. Leave a storycorps recording at the Atlanta History Center.
  15. Visit former president Jimmy Carter’s oval office.
  16. Perform “metalsome” karaoke at 10 High in Virginia Highlands.
  17. Eat a Holeman & Finch cheeseburger.
  18. Shoot the ‘Hooch (aka go tubing down the Chattahoochee River).
  19. Run the Peachtree Road Race. Try to finish. Good luck with those Atlanta hills.
  20. Explore authentic cuisine from around the world along Buford Highway.


A list of 20 doesn’t do this city justice. Come visit campus to get the real Atlanta, and Goizueta, experience. Information sessions and student-led tours are available on weekdays during the academic year, and over the summer—so you can start working on your bucket list.