IIT Admission Chances

Acceptance Chances

Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty for Illinois Institute of Technology
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsVery High
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Can I get into IIT? These admission statistics provide an indication how difficult it is to get in and what your chances are. 2,321 out of 4,403 applicants or 53% were admitted making IIT a more competitive school to get into with a good chance of acceptance for average applicants.  Academically, it has very high requirements for admission test scores. Only 21% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school.


SAT Requirements

SAT Range
Applicants Submitting SAT
SAT Scores for Illinois Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 570
SAT Math 25th 650
SAT Composite 25th 1220
SAT Scores for Illinois Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 670
SAT Math 75th 760
SAT Composite 75th 1430
SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Illinois Institute of Technology?

Reporting indicates the school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1220 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1115. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1325 out of 1600. 31 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Illinois Institute of Technology admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1430 and Above Good >66%
1325 to 1430 Avg + 53%-66%
1220 to 1325 Avg - 40%-53%
1115 to 1220 Reach 28%-40%
Less than 1115 Low <28%

ACT Requirements

ACT Range
Applicants Submitting ACT
ACT Scores for Illinois Institute of Technology
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 25
ACT Math 25th 27
ACT Composite 25th 25
ACT Scores for Illinois Institute of Technology
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 32
ACT Math 75th 32
ACT Composite 75th 30
ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into IIT?

Admission data indicates that IIT regularly accepts students with ACT's of 25 and above. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 22 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 28 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 30 and above have very competitive chances. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 75 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Illinois Institute of Technology.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Illinois Institute of Technology admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
30 and Above Good >68%
27 to 30 Avg + 53%-68%
25 to 27 Avg - 42%-53%
23 to 25 Reach 33%-42%
Less than 23 Low <33%

Estimated GPA Requirements

Illinois Institute of Technology has not reported high school GPA data for its accepted students.


Admission Statistics

Illinois Institute of Technology admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 1,224 3,179 4,403
Accepted 712 1,609 2,321
Acceptance Rate 58% 51% 53%
Enrolled 140 339 479
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 20% 21% 21%

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Illinois Institute of Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Illinois Institute of Technology Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Recommended
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Illinois Institute of Technology
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit No
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=145725 IPEDS survey data for Illinois Institute of Technology.