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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a Private, 4 Years+ school located in Cambridge, MA. The 2019 average net price at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is $18,971. Acceptance rate is 6.74%. The school has a total enrollment of 11,574.

Mission Statement



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Location: Cambridge, MA
Student Body: 11,574
Education Type: 4 Years+
Funding: Private
Campus Type: Urban
Web Site: web.mit.edu
Acceptance Rate: 6.74%

Admission Details

Key Admissions DetailsAdmissions Deadlines, Start Dates
  • Acceptance Rate: 6.74%
  • Application Deadline: January 1, 2021
  • International Students: 9%
  • Application Fee: $75
Tuition and FeesYearly Tuition and Other Fees
Tuition: $51,520
Grad Tuition: $51,520
Room and Board: $15,510
Books and Supplies: $800
Other Fees: $312
Average Net Price: $18,971
Student Body DataIncoming Class Data
  • Most Recent Incoming Class: 1,114
  • Men / Women Ratio: 567 / 547
  • Median SAT Verbal Range: 720 - 770
  • Median SAT Math Range: 780 - 800
  • Median ACT Range: 34 - 34
International Student DataInformation for International Students
  • Minimum TOEFL Score: n/a
  • Minimum IETLS Score: n/a
  • % of International Students: 9%
  • International Testing: Recommended
  • Total International Students: 105
Required DocumentsTranscripts and Recommendations
  • High School Transcript: Recommended
  • Recommendations: Required
  • Admissions Tests Scores: Required
  • Portfolio: Not Considered

Top 5 Popular Programs

  • Engineering: 32%
  • Business, Management, Marketing: 22%
  • Computer Science: 21%
  • Mathematics and Statistics: 7%
  • Architecture: 5%

Academic Programs

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers 114 Total Programs in Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate Degree Levels. The most popular area of study for students are degrees in Engineering. Choose an area to explore below to see detailed degree programs at each degree level.
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Bachelor's Degree ProgramsMassachusetts Institute of Technology offers 39 Bachelor's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering
English Literature
Foreign Language, Literature
History
Interdisciplinary Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Visual and Performing Arts
Master's Degree ProgramsMassachusetts Institute of Technology offers 38 Master's Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering
Foreign Language, Literature
Mathematics and Statistics
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences
Doctorate Degree ProgramsMassachusetts Institute of Technology offers 37 Doctorate Degree Programs
Architecture
Biological, Biomedical Science
Business, Management, Marketing
Communication
Computer Science
Engineering
Foreign Language, Literature
Interdisciplinary Studies
Mathematics and Statistics
Philosophy, Religiouis Studies
Physical Sciences
Social Sciences

Demographics & Outcomes

Graduation and RetentionGraduation and retention information
  • Graduation Rate Within 150% of Time: 94%
  • Graduation Rate Within 200% of Time: 93%
  • 1st Year Retention: 99%
  • Post Graduation Salary: $130,700
Student Body DemographicsDiversity and Age Data
  • Total Students: 11,574
  • White, non-Hispanic Students: 32%
  • Non-resident, alien: 30%
  • Asian Students: 17%
  • Hispanic Students: 9%
  • Unknown: 5%
  • Two or more races: 4%
  • Black Students: 3%
  • American Indian, Alaska Native Students: <1%
  • Native Hawaiian, Pacific Isl. Students: <1%