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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Graduate Rate 92.76%
Male 91.78%
Female 93.95%
Retention Rate 98%

Graduation Rates at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the graduation rates was 92.76% in 2016. (986 students out of 1,063 candidates were completed their degree within 150% normal time (for example, within 6 years for students seeking a 4-year bachelors degree)). By gender, 536 male and 450 female students graduated the school last year completing their jobs in the period.

Graduation Rates By Gender

Next table and chart describe the graduation rates (150% normal time) by gender at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

Graduation Rate By Gender
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
CandidatesCompletersGraduation Rates
Total1,06398692.76%
Male58453691.78%
Female47945093.95%
[chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Graduation Rates By Gender

BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

898 students completed their course in 4 years and 72 finished there bachelor's (or equivalent) degree. Additional 16 students graduated within 6 years, usually refered as 150% normal time.

Graduation Rates By Completion Periods
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalMaleFemale
4 Year or Less84.48% 81.85% 87.68%
5 Year91.25% 90.24% 92.48%
6 Year92.76% 91.78% 93.95%
[chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology BS Degree Graduation Rates By Completion Periods

Graduation Rates By Race

Next table and chart shows graduation rates by race/ethnicity. The numbers in parenthesis denotes number of completers over number of candidates for each category.

Graduation Rates By Race
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
TotalMaleFemale
American Indian or Alaska Native 25.00%
(1/4)
50.00%
(1/2)
0.00%
(0/2)
Asian 95.47%
(232/243)
94.00%
(94/100)
96.50%
(138/143)
Black (Non-Hispanic) 88.24%
(60/68)
85.71%
(42/49)
94.74%
(18/19)
Hispanic 89.03%
(138/155)
87.93%
(102/116)
92.31%
(36/39)
White 92.55%
(385/416)
92.00%
(207/225)
93.19%
(178/191)
Two or More Races 96.36%
(53/55)
93.55%
(29/31)
100.00%
(24/24)
Unknown 100.00%
(32/32)
100.00%
(10/10)
100.00%
(22/22)
Average 92.76%
(986/1,063)
91.78%
(536/584)
93.95%
(450/479)
[chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Graduation Rates By Race

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Non-resident alien student is not a US citizen and studies with student visa, such as F visa, in US. At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 85 of 90 non-resident alien students completed their courses within 150% normal time and the graduation rate was 94.44%.

Non-resident Alien Graduation Rate
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
CompletersCandidatesGraduation Rate
Total 8590 94.44%
Male 5151 100.00%
Female 3439 87.18%
[chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Non-resident Alien Graduation Rates

Retention Rate

By definition, retention rate is the percentage of students who return to a college for their sophomore year. At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the retention rate is 98%.

Retention Rates
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Full-timePart-time
Retention Rate 98%%
[chart] Massachusetts Institute of Technology Retention Rate
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education, academic year 2015-2016.