Pasadena, CA
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
25%
75%
student ratio
4
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 1
fall application deadline
0%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Mechanics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 1
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? No
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? Not reported
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

0% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 4
    • Accepted 0
    • Acceptance Rate 0
    • Enrolled Not Reported
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Not Reported
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 1st Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students4
    • Female Percentage25%
    • Male Percentage75%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students4
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Full-time Percentage100%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian0%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races100%
    • Unknown or International Student0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty1
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage0%
    • Male Percentage100%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchElasticity, mechanics of quasi-static and dynamic fracture, dynamics and mechanical vibrations, stability and control
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Option in Applied Mechanics

Division of Engineering and Applied Science
California Institute of Technology

1200 East California Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91125-0001
United States

Dr. Thomas Heaton

Academic Officer

Phone: 626-395-4232
Email: heaton@caltech.edu

Natalie Gilmore

Assistant Dean of Graduate Studies

Phone: 626-395-3812
Fax: 626-577-9246
Email: ngilmore@caltech.edu

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