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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Acceptance Ratio 7.94%
Yield(Enrollment Ratio) 73.46%
Applicants 19,020
Admitted 1,511
Enrolled 1,110

Applying To Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The acceptance ratio is 7.94% last year at Massachusetts Institute of Technology where total 19,020 students applied and 1,511 were accepted. Next table presents general admission information for applying to Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Open Admission Policy

Calendar System and Accepted Credits

Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepts . Next table describes credits that Massachusetts Institute of Technology accepts.

Calendar SystemUn-Known
Dual Credits
Credits for Life Experiences
Advanced placement (AP) Credits

Average SAT/ACT Scores

842 applicants (76% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 551 applicants (50%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees. For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score is 1,590 and 25th percentile score is 1,460. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score is 106 and 25th percentile score is 100. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading700790
SAT Math760800
SAT Writing
ACT Composite3335
ACT Math3436
ACT English3335
ACT Writing
[chart]SAT Scores at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
[chart]ACT Scores at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Acceptance Rates and Headcounts

For year 2016-2017, total 19,020 students (13,131 men and 5,889 women) applied to Massachusetts Institute of Technology and 1,511 (757 men and 754 women) students were accepted. Among them, 599 men and 511 women were enrolled into the school. Following table shows the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Admission Statistics including admission ad enrolment rates. The admit rate is 7.94% and enrollment rate is 73.46%.

TotalMenWomen
Applicants19,02013,1315,889
Admitted1,511757754
Enrolled1,110599511
Acceptance Ratio 7.94% 5.76% 12.80%
Enrollment Ratio 73.46% 79.13% 67.77%
[chart]Massachusetts Institute of Technology Acceptance Ratio

Application Requirements

Massachusetts Institute of Technology requires 3 articles and recommends 3 articles to their applicants. Next table summarizes the application requirements at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

High School GPA
High School Rank
High School Record (or Transcript)
Completion of College Preparatory Program
Recommendations
Formal Demonstration of Competencies
Admission Test Scores
TOEFL
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
Required ✓ Recommended ✗ Neither Required nor Recommended
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2015-2016.