What Does the Admissions Department at Massachusetts Institute of Technology Look For?
Use the admissions stats from MIT's recent freshman class to see how you compare.
Below You'll Find:
Understanding Admissions Statistics
Selectivity and acceptance rates can be a big clue to how difficult it is to be admitted to MIT. Compare your test scores to prior applicants to get a good understanding of who you're competing against for entrance.
High selectivity and low acceptance rates mean it will be difficult getting accepted to that college or university.
Selectivity (Fall 2018): How Many Students Get Accepted?
Acceptance and Enrollment Stats (Fall 2018)
Additional Questions to Ask
- A college's selectivity gives us an idea of how rigorous the studies are, and how competitive the students are. However, not all students thrive in a competitive atmosphere, even if their grades are good. Does this college have the best learning environment for you?
Boys vs. Girls: Who's Applying More?
MIT Average SAT Scores: Are Yours in the Green or Better?
These ranges represent the 25th to 75th percentile of those accepted. 72.0% of accepted freshmen submitted SAT scores.
NEW (2016) MIT Average SAT Scores
MIT Average ACT Scores: Are You in the Green or Better?
These ranges represent the 25th to 75th percentile of those accepted. 55.0% of accepted freshmen submitted ACT scores.