Massachusetts Institute of Technology

#4 in National Universities

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Cambridge, MADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree11,376 Students7.94 % Acceptance Ratio3:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It has a total enrollment of 11,376 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 3:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 7.94% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio7.94 %
    Admission Yield73.46 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$75
    Graduate Application Fees$75

    The acceptance ratio is 7.94% last year at Massachusetts Institute of Technology where total 19,020 students applied and 1,511 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$49,892
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$52,892
    On-Campus Living Costs$16,538

    The tuition & fees at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, for academic year 2017-2018 is $49,892.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $16,538 when living on campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service

    Massachusetts Institute of Technology provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Key Stats for Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Massachusetts Institute of Technology$49,892
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts$37,386

Admission Chances extremely difficult to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts58.95%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts82.05%

Student Population small

Massachusetts Institute of Technology11,376
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts283,414

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts66.65%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Massachusetts112

Contact Information & Online Resources


Massachusetts Institute of Technology 77 Massachusetts Avenue,
Cambridge, MA 02139-4307
617) 253-1000


Massachusetts Institute of Technology is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (12/01/1929 - Current).
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