Massachusetts Institute of Technology

4 Years Private College In Cambridge, MA

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (referred to as MIT) is a Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Cambridge, MA. It is classified as Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2020 tuition & fees at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is $53,790. The school has a total enrollment of 11,574 and student to faculty ratio is 33.33% (3 to 1).The highest degree offered at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. It offers Master's, and Doctorate (Research) degrees and programs.
2020 Key Facts
Tuition & Fees$53,790 (2020)
Acceptance Rate7%
Student Population11,574
Test Scores1,540 (SAT) 106 (ACT)
Graduation Rate94%
Student to Faculty Ratio3 to 1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (12/01/1929 - Current).
2019-2020 Tuition & Fees
The undergraduate tuition & fees at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is $53,790 for academic year 2019-2020. The graduate tuition & fees at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is $57,059 for academic year 2019-2020. Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers the alternative tuition plans. 65 students have received grants and/or scholarships and the average amount of received financial aid is $44,820 (exclude student loans).
Admission, Enrollment, and Graduation
The acceptance rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 7% and the admission yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 77%. The average SAT score is 1,540 and the average ACT score is 106. Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepts advanced placement(AP) credits. Total 11,574 students are attending at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (4,602 undergraduate students). There are 1,365 full-time faculty (instructional/teaching staffs) and 319 part-time faculty working for Massachusetts Institute of Technology. The students to faculty ratio is 3 to 1 (33.33%). The number of non-teaching staffs is 12,549 (full-time) and 1,298 (part-time). The graduation rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 94% and the retention rate is 99% at the school.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-Campus Services
Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers the distance learning courses, but students may be required to attend/visit regular classes to complete their degree/programs. Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers ROTC, study abroad, teacher certification program. On Massachusetts Institute of Technology campus, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Distance Learning (Online Classes)
  • Graduate Level Courses
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children