Atlanta colleges and universities are numerous -- from historically Black colleges in Atlanta to Atlanta technical colleges to top research institutions to schools of art, medicine and theology. The region ranks top 10 among U.S. metros in students enrolled, research spending and degrees earned.
Collaboration brings these institutions together as one big campus. They work together in research. They share library resources. They offer joint degrees and even allow students to take a course at another institution.
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