Massachusetts Institute of Technology

  • extremely difficult to get in

    Last year, the acceptance ratio at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 7.94% - 19,020 students applied to and 1,511 got chances for admitting to the school.

  • highly eager to enroll

    The admission yield rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 73.46% last year - total 1,110 students were enrolled among 1,511 admission passes.

  • 19,020 applied, 1,511 admitted, 1,110 enrolled

    Last year, 19,020 students applied to Massachusetts Institute of Technology and 1,511 got chances for admitting to the school. Among them, 1,110 were enrolled.

  • extremely competitive scores

    842 students (76% of enrolled) have submitted SAT scores and its average score is 1,525 and 551 students (50% of enrolled) have submitted ACT scores and its average score is 103.

7.94% Acceptance Rate

The acceptance rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 7.94427% last year. Based on comparison of acceptance rate between similar schools and all colleges, Massachusetts Institute of Technology is evaluated as extremely difficult to get in.

Last year, 19,020 students applied to, and 1,511 got chances for admitting to the school. Below table illustrates and compare acceptance rate and admission stats between similar colleges.

73.46% Admission Yield Rate

The admission yield rate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology is 73.46% last year. Based on comparison of admission yield rate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology is evaluated as highly eager to enroll.

Last year, 1,511 students admitted to, and 1,110 students enrolled into the school. Below table illustrates and compare admission yield rate and admission stats between similar colleges.

19,020 applied, 1,511 admitted, 1,110 enrolled

Last year, 19,020 students applied to Massachusetts Institute of Technology and 1,511 got chances for admitting to the school. Among them, 1,110 were enrolled.Next chart shows admission statistics in detail level for Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Submitted Admission Test Scores

1,460 - 1,590 SAT Score Average

At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 842 students submitted SAT scores (76% of enrolled students). The average SAT score is about 1,525 and it is well above than average for Massachusetts 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.

100 - 106 ACT Score Average

At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 551 students submitted ACT score (50% of enrolled students). The average ACT score is about 103 and it is well above than average for Massachusetts 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 rankNeither required nor recommended 1,094 colleges require or recommend
Secondary school recordRequired 1,962 colleges require or recommend
Completion of college-preparatory programRecommended 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)Recommended 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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