Cambridge, Massachusetts

Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Student Population
National Rank
Massachusetts Institute of Technology overview
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Online mit.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Massachusetts Institute of Technology overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Cambridge, Massachusetts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 20,247 prospective students applied, and 1,452 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,097 enrolled in the school.  11,181 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 285 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $49,580 plus fees of $312. MIT is ranked 4 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Massachusetts Institute of Technology overview
SAT 1520/1580
ACT 33/35
Applications Accepted
Massachusetts Institute of Technology overview
Applications Due Jan 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Extreme

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$312
Room and Board $14,720
Budget for Other Expenses$1,818
Total One Year Cost$67,430


Average Salary After 10 Years
$142,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
93% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Massachusetts Institute of Technology students
Subject Percent of Class
Engineering 41%
Computer and Information Sciences 13%
Physical Sciences 10%
Mathematics 8%
Biology 8%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=166683 IPEDS survey data for Massachusetts Institute of Technology.