Our Location

9.2

Rating

Private

Type

4501

Students

$53,450

Tuition

7%

Acceptance

86%

Ranking

Medium City

Campus Setting

Cambridge, MA

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77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02139-4307

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a large private university located in Cambridge, MA ranked 1stin America. It has a total of 4,698 full-time undergraduate students and is highly competitive, accepting 6.7% of applicants. Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers 114 different majors and is best known for its biology program, which is ranked 1st in the US. With a tuition cost of $53,450 per year, Massachusetts Institute of Technology is exceptionally high-priced. 90% of students graduate ready to the next phase of their lives, joining the labor market. After graduation, alumni go on to earn about $104,700 per year, which is 152% greater than the national median.

Campus Snapshot
#302/676

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#302/676

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#302/676

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Rankings are based on rigorous analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education and millions of reviews.

Cost

53450/Year
Below Average

UM-M

$53,450

National

$15,271
Pay with Cash

$73,160/year

Total annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses; excluding any financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Pay with Financial Aid

$14,817/year

Average annual cost including tuition, books and living expenses after financial aid, grants or scholarships.

Getting In

7%Acceptance
Very Difficult

UM-M

7%

National

69.05%
Sat

1510 - 1570

77% of students submit

Application Deadline

MISSING

ACT

34 - 36

45% of students submit

Application Website

mitadmissions.org/

SAT & ACT

Required

Application Fee

$75

Students

4530Undergrads
Small Student Population

Full-Time

4501

Part-Time

29
Male

71%

In-state

6%

Female

29%

Out of state

6%

Undergrads Over 25

1%

International

11%

Majors/Degrees

Popular Majors
Graduates per Major
18% Computer Science18% Business/Commerce, General9% Mechanical Engineering55% Others

18% Computer Science

18% Business/Commerce, General

9% Mechanical Engineering

55% Others

Computer Science

18%

689 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

18%

683 Graduates

Mechanical Engineering

9%

367 Graduates

Systems Engineering

5%

196 Graduates

Electrical and Electronics Engineering

5%

177 Graduates

Mathematics, General

4%

138 Graduates

Physics, General

4%

137 Graduates

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering

3%

132 Graduates

Academics

B Score
Professors
StudentsProfessors17:117:1

Students

Professors

Student Faculty Ratio

3

Number of Library Books

1356319

Academic Spend per Student

53%

Fill-time Retention Rate

99%

Total spend on salaries and wages to all employees, faculty, staff, per student.

High retention indicates students are generally satisfied with their experience.

Post-Graduation Salary

$82,200/Year

Full-Time

1,177

Part-Time

331
Median Earnings

$82,200

2 Years After Graduation

Employed 2 Years after Graduation

6%

Median Earnings

$104,700

6 Years After Graduation

Graduation Rate

94%