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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA

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Overview

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a University institution located in Cambridge, MA, in an urban setting.

Location & Contact

Address 77 Massachusetts Avenue
Cambridge, MA  02139-4307
United States
Contact Phone: 617-253-1000

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Majors & Degrees

Architecture And Related Services Associate Bachelors
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Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Computational Biology Checkmark
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Management Sciences And Quantitative Methods, Other Checkmark
Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
Aerospace, Aeronautical, And Astronautical/space Engineering, General Checkmark
Bioengineering And Biomedical Engineering Checkmark
Chemical And Biomolecular Engineering Checkmark
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Civil Engineering, General Checkmark
Electrical And Electronics Engineering Checkmark
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering Checkmark
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
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History Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Cognitive Science, General Checkmark
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Geology/earth Science, General Checkmark
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
Anthropology, General Checkmark
Econometrics And Quantitative Economics Checkmark
Political Science And Government, General Checkmark
Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
Drama And Dramatics/theatre Arts, General Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

20,075
Applied
1,457
Accepted
4,361
Enrolled
7%
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Female Admissions

6,547
Females Applied
755
Females Accepted
12%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

13,528
Males Applied
702
Males Accepted
5%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

75
Application Fee
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
Essay
2 recommendations
Recommended Interview

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen January 1st March 20th
Other early decision plan November 1st December 20th
Transfer March 15th May 1st

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score 25th % Info icon 75th % Info icon
SAT Critical Reading 730 780
SAT Math 780 800
ACT Composite 34 36

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

55,510
Private
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Fees

18,100
Room & board
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Employees

Financial Aid

54,235
Avg. Financial Aid Package
54,052
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
62,638
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
2,030
Avg. Loan Aid
53,078
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
100% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
100%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
100%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

4,361
Total Undergrad students
10%
International Students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 15.57%
Black or African American 6.7%
White or Caucasian 25.62%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.18%
Asian 32.36%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.07%
Two or more races 7.64%
Other 1.58%

Gender

Male (52.33%)
Female (47.67%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements Yes
Housing options Cooperative housing
Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Women-only housing
% of undergrad students who live in college housing Not Reported

Student Activities

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Campus events:
Independent Activities Period (IAP)

Student Services

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Student Organizations

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Local sororities

Campus Security & Safety

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Other Campus Security & Safety:
Lighted pathways/sidewalks

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No Division 3 No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew Checkmark Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No No No
Football No Division 3 No
Golf Checkmark No No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Riflery No Division 3 No
Rowing Checkmark Division 1 No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark No No
Squash No Division 3 No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Triathlon Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark Division 3 No
Wrestling Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Baseball No No No
Basketball Checkmark Division 3 No
Cheerleading Checkmark No No
Crew Checkmark Division 1 No
Cross-country Running No Division 3 No
Fencing No Division 3 No
Field Hockey No Division 3 No
Football No No No
Golf Checkmark No No
Gymnastics Checkmark No No
Ice Hockey Checkmark No No
Lacrosse No Division 3 No
Riflery No Division 3 No
Rowing Checkmark Division 1 No
Rugby Checkmark No No
Sailing No Division 3 No
Soccer Checkmark Division 3 No
Softball Checkmark Division 3 No
Squash No No No
Swimming And Diving No Division 3 No
Table Tennis Checkmark No No
Tennis Checkmark Division 3 No
Track And Field No Division 3 No
Triathlon Checkmark No No
Ultimate Frisbee Checkmark No No
Volleyball Checkmark Division 3 No
Water Polo Checkmark No No
Wrestling No No No

Faculty

1,617
Total Faculty
3:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 1,320
Part-time - 297
Male - 1,161
Female - 456
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