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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a large (under 20,000 students) private, not for profit, 4 year or above school located in New England in a mid-size city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of graduates and or professionals. The most popular areas of study at Massachusetts Institute of Technology include: Business/Commerce, General with 660 Masters awards; Systems Engineering with 163 Masters awards; Computer Science with 158 Bachelors awards; Mechanical Engineering with 145 Bachelors awards; Mechanical Engineering with 143 Masters awards;. Massachusetts Institute of Technology is located at 77 Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, MA 02139.

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Facts


Massachusetts Institute of Technology is located at 77 Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge, MA 02139

Total Applicants: 18,109
Percent Admitted: 9%
Dorm Capacity: 5,940
Graduation Rate: 93%
Retention Rate: 98%
Undergrads Under 18: 3%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 96%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 1%

Massachusetts Institute of Technology telephone number: (617) 253-1000

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is also known as MIT , M.I.T.

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship


Massachusetts Institute of Technology Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $42,050
Total Cost In State: $57,010
Total Cost Out of State: $57,010


Admissions stats for Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the most difficult schools to get in to. You have a 9% chance to get into Massachusetts Institute of Technology and you are competing with 18,109 other students... so good luck to you. You're going to need it

Student Demographics at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Demographics
Totals: 3,089
     Males: 1,958 (63% of total)
     Females: 1,131 (37% of total)
Asians: 487
     Asian Males: 240 (8% of total)
     Asian Females: 247 (8% of total)
Blacks: 129
     Black Males: 84 (3% of total)
     Black Females: 45 (1% of total)
Hispanics: 219
     Hispanic Males: 167 (5% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 52 (2% of total)
Native Americans: 14
     Native American Males: 6 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 8 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 0
     Hawaiian Males: 0 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 0 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 45
     Mixed Race Males: 25 (1% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 20 (1% of total)
Whites: 1,062
     White Males: 671 (22% of total)
     White Females: 391 (13% of total)
Foreign Students: 893
     Foreign Males: 625 (20% of total)
     Foreign Females: 268 (9% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Business/Commerce, General
(660 Masters degrees)
Systems Engineering
(163 Masters degrees)
Computer Science
(158 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(145 Bachelors degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(143 Masters degrees)
Computer Science
(100 Masters degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(97 Masters degrees)
Architecture
(72 Masters degrees)
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning
(71 Masters degrees)
Physics, General
(67 Bachelors degrees)
Mathematics, General
(64 Bachelors degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(61 Bachelors degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(57 Bachelors degrees)
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
(54 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Materials Engineering
(53 Bachelors degrees)
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
(48 Masters degrees)
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
(47 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering
(47 Bachelors degrees)
Computer Science
(43 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Mechanical Engineering
(41 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Physics, General
(37 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Chemical Engineering
(37 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Chemical Engineering
(37 Bachelors degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(36 Bachelors degrees)
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
(36 Bachelors degrees)
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
(36 Masters degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(34 PhD research/scholarship degrees)
Civil Engineering, General
(34 Masters degrees)
Mathematics, General
(32 Bachelors degrees)
Economics, General
(31 Bachelors degrees)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Weather
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 49.20 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 48.35 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 82.16 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 52.59 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 53.38 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 68.46 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 10.52 (mph)
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What's the best feature of Massachusetts Institute of Technology?
 Strict Honor Code
 Small Student Body
 Discount Software
 Near Pro Sports Teams
 Greek/Non-Greek Relations
 Open-Minded Schools
 Manageable Workloads


   
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