|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Student to faculty ratio||3:1|
|Dormitory capacity||891 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
California Institute of Technology is one of the most selective institutions in its admission process in the U.S. In Fall 2016, it received 6,855 applications and only 553 students were granted admission. California Institute of Technology is at the #6 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 47% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 81% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1510 to 1600|
|ACT||34 to 36|
In 2016-2017 academic year, California Institute of Technology's tuition was $45,846 for all students regardless of residency (71.1% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 75% of California Institute of Technology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 11% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,106 (which is 6.7% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at California Institute of Technology in 2016-2017, was 6, which is 2% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,861 (which is 17.5% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, California Institute of Technology has enrolled a total of 2,240 students (2,239 students full-time and 1 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 2,240 students, 4 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 66% men and 34% women and 979 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,261 for graduates studies.
Non-resident alien: 30%
Two or more races: 4%
Black/African American: 1%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at California Institute of Technology.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Biological And Biomedical Sciences||7%||123|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||7%||115|
|Mathematics And Statistics||5%||94|
|English Language And Literature/letters||0%||2|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||0%||2|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of California Institute of Technology full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of California Institute of Technology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $65,100. Last year, out of the total 128 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 128 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 118 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 118 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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