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California Institute of Technology
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  • 4 Year
  • PASADENA, CA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Value
    grade A+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B
  5. Athletics
    grade C+
  6. Party Scene
    grade B
  7. Professors
    grade A+
  8. Location
    grade A minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade B minus
  11. Student Life
    grade A minus
  12. Safety
    grade B minus

About

383 SOUTH HILL AVENUE
PASADENA, CA 91106
Athletic Division
NCAA Division III (without football)
Athletic Conference
Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
From California Institute of Technology

California Institute of Technology Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
January 3
Acceptance Rate
7%
SAT Range
1530-1580
ACT Range
35-36
Application Fee
$75
SAT/ACT
Neither required nor recommended
High School GPA
Recommended
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$26,591 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$48,172 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
74%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade A+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
2:1
Evening Degree Programs
No
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 8 responses
89%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 9 responses
78%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 9 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
901 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
0
Undergrads Over 25
0%
Pell Grant
11%
Varsity Athletes
27%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 3 responses
  • Unique
    67%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
100%
Poll
78%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 9 responses
Poll
60%
of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports. 15 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 5 responses
  • Awesome!
    60%
  • Challenging
    40%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$85,900 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
92%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
100%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 3 responses

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