California Institute of Technology

  • extremely difficult to get in

    Last year, the acceptance ratio at California Institute of Technology is 8.07% - 6,855 students applied to and 553 got chances for admitting to the school.

  • average in nation

    The admission yield rate at California Institute of Technology is 42.50% last year - total 235 students were enrolled among 553 admission passes.

  • 6,855 applied, 553 admitted, 235 enrolled

    Last year, 6,855 students applied to California Institute of Technology and 553 got chances for admitting to the school. Among them, 235 were enrolled.

  • extremely competitive scores

    191 students (81% of enrolled) have submitted SAT scores and its average score is 1,555 and 111 students (47% of enrolled) have submitted ACT scores and its average score is 106.

8.07% Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at California Institute of Technology is 8.0671% last year. Based on comparison of acceptance rate between similar schools and all colleges, California Institute of Technology is evaluated as extremely difficult to get in.

Last year, 6,855 students applied to, and 553 got chances for admitting to the school. Below table illustrates and compare acceptance rate and admission stats between similar colleges.

42.50% Admission Yield Rate

The admission yield rate at California Institute of Technology is 42.50% last year. Based on comparison of admission yield rate, California Institute of Technology is evaluated as average in nation.

Last year, 553 students admitted to, and 235 students enrolled into the school. Below table illustrates and compare admission yield rate and admission stats between similar colleges.

6,855 applied, 553 admitted, 235 enrolled

Last year, 6,855 students applied to California Institute of Technology and 553 got chances for admitting to the school. Among them, 235 were enrolled.Next chart shows admission statistics in detail level for California Institute of Technology.

Submitted Admission Test Scores

1,510 - 1,600 SAT Score Average

At California Institute of Technology, 191 students submitted SAT scores (81% of enrolled students). The average SAT score is about 1,555 and it is well above than average for California Private (not-for-profit) 4 years (or high) schools and all U.S. colleges.

What is SAT?
What is SAT
Previously known as the Scholastic Aptitude Test, this is an examination administered by the Educational Testing Service (ETS) and used to predict the facility with which an individual will progress in learning college-level academic subjects.

103 - 108 ACT Score Average

At California Institute of Technology, 111 students submitted ACT score (47% of enrolled students). The average ACT score is about 106 and it is well above than average for California Private (not-for-profit) 4 years (or high) schools and all U.S. colleges.

What is ACT?
What is ACT
ACT, previously known as the American College Testing program, measures educational development and readiness to pursue college-level coursework in English, mathematics, natural science, and social studies. Student performance does not reflect innate ability and is influenced by a student's educational preparedness.

Admission Requirements

Secondary school GPARecommended 1,772 colleges require or recommend
Secondary school rankRecommended 1,094 colleges require or recommend
Secondary school recordRequired 1,962 colleges require or recommend
Completion of college-preparatory programRequired 1,469 colleges require or recommend
RecommendationsRequired 1,261 colleges require or recommend
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended 501 colleges require or recommend
Admission test scoresRequired 1,557 colleges require or recommend
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required 1,620 colleges require or recommend
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended 328 colleges require or recommend

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