What Makes Us Special

About Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MIT is a place where smart people solve big problems; a research university with a culture of energetic entrepreneuralism and people who believe that great value comes from bumping into each other. We are committed to world-class inquiry in math, science, and engineering and have equally distinguished programs in architecture, the humanities, management, arts and social sciences.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% SAT Range For Freshman Class*

Critical Reading680-770

* Please don't get hung up/ On scores; we admit people/ And never numbers

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 45%
Men 55%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 98%  Help

More About our Students

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Price of Attendance in 2013-14  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

2012-13 Average Net Tuition for
Aided Undergraduates *  Help

* Net tuition for each individual student may be lower or higher
depending on family income and student eligibility
and availability of grant aid.

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 91%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 750 165 134 39 1088

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