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Massachusetts Institute of Technology


Overview

Student Population
11,376
Best Colleges National Rank
#6
 Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
 Online mit.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Mid-size
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered 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 19,020 prospective students applied, and 1,511 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,110 enrolled in the school.  11,183 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 193 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $49,580 plus fees of $312. MIT is ranked 6 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Elite
Test Scores
SAT ACT
SAT1500/1590
ACT33/35
Applications Accepted
7.9%
Applications DueJan 1, 2019
Applicant CompetitionExtreme

Cost to Attend

Tuition
$49,580
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

Outcomes

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%