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Best Values in Colleges

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Cambridge, MA)

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Massachusetts Institute of Technology is ranked 8 in Kiplinger's list of Best Values in Private Colleges.

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ACADEMIC QUALITY

Applicants who took SAT 87%
Applicants who took ACT 38%

SAT Verbal Score

700+67%
600-69927%
600+94%

SAT Math Score

700+94%
600-6996%
600+100%

ACT Score

30-3695%
24-295%
24+100%

Students applied18,109
Students admitted1,620
Admission rate9%

Students per faculty8

4-year graduation rate84%
5-year graduation rate91%

ANNUAL COSTS

Tuition$43,210
Fees$288
Room and board$12,744
Estimated book expense$1,000
Total cost$57,242

Cost after need-based aid$21,249
Cost after non-need-based aid$57,242

Average debt at graduation$20,794

FINANCIAL AID

% of aid need met100%
Average need-based aid$35,993
Average non-need-based aid$0

STUDENT BODY

Total enrollment4,503

Full-Time

Men2,449
Women2,031

Part-Time

Men16
Women7

Freshmen retained97%

SOURCE: Peterson's Undergraduate Database. Copyright © 2013 Peterson's/Nelnet LLC. All rights reserved.

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