MIT – Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ranking, Address, Tuition Fees, Admissions Requirement & SAT Scores

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ranking is 3rd in the USA and 4th in the world on the University Review Ranking Lists. It is ranked as the 7th best college in the states by the USnews, and the 5th best by Forbes.

Requirements for Admission and Tuition Fees (Quick Facts 2014 / 2015)

As a private institution the Massachusetts Institute of Technology tuition fees are $45,106 for both in and out of state students. It is an extremely selective college accepting 8.2% of applicants. Financial aid offered totals $106 million per year, at an average of $41,330 per student.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology SAT Scores and ACT Scores

SAT scores for admission requirements (25th-75th percentile) are Math 740 – 800, Reading 670 – 770, and writing 680 – 770. The total composite SAT range for accepted applicants is 1430 to 1570.

The requirements for ACT (25th-75th percentile) are Composite 33 – 35, English 32 – 35, Math 34 – 36, and Writing 8 – 10.

About the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is located in Cambridge Massachusetts. Although the Massachusetts Institute of Technology is one of the leading scientific research institutions in the world, it is not renowned for plant biology. The institution commonly goes under the name MIT.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ranking
Photograph of the MIT Great Dome by Roy Whiddon.

The institute was founded in 1861 and opened in 1865 following a charter from the commonwealth of Massachusetts. The proposal for the establishment of the MIT was put forward by the natural scientist William Barton Rogers.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge MA has been coeducational since 1870, and presently has a 50:50 female to male ratio. The institute has a strong focus on invention this has led to great financial rewards for both its staff and former students; Massachusetts Institute of Technology has an endowment of around 8 billion dollars. There are approximately 4100 undergraduate students and 6100 graduate students at the institute. It is difficult to get into MIT if you are not academically gifted as it has very high standards in its admissions program.

The institute is famous for its anti-authoritarian morals, and believes that people should be judged on their intellectual abilities rather than their class or colour, an ethos that makes the PBA proud to have a page dedicated to the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

MIT Address

77 Massachusetts avenue,
MA 02139-4307

Other colleges in Massachusetts state include Harvard, Northeastern University, Boston College, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Brandeis, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Tufts University and Boston University.

MIT Library

One of the The main MIT libraries is the Barker Engineering Library. This is contained within a beautiful great dome in the style of the Pantheon.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Logo

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Logo

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Seal

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Ranking and Facts

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Motto – Mens et Manus (English: Mind and Hand).

MIT ranking
Ranking – Times 400 (UK)
University world Ranking – Jiao tong 500 (China)
University world Ranking – Newsweek 100 (USA)
PBA Top 100 Colleges
USnews American ranking
American Rank (Jiaotong)
MIT Quick Facts
Students (Undergraduates / PG/ Total)
Where is MIT? Cambridge, MA, USA
Faculty / Staff
Endowment – USA Rank $8,368,066,000 – 6th
Endowment per student
Research Spending – USA Rank $580,742,000 – 14th
Number of foreign students

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