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Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, Massachusetts

11,331+ students

School Description

The Massachusetts Institute of Technology, popularly abbreviated as MIT, is one of the most sought after engineering and technology colleges in the United States. It provides instruction in a wide range of fields - primarily, engineering and science fields, but has recently branched into the humanities, linguistics and management fields.

Programs Offered

Aeronautics and Astronautics
Master of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics (SM) offers students the opportunity to study a wi ... de variety of fields under the purview of Aeronautics and Astronautics including Aerospace Computational Engineering, Space Systems, Aircraft Systems Engineering and more. It is a two-year, intensive program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture
Masters in Architecture is a three and a half year program that develops the talents and skills of s ... tudents. The program provides the students a disciplined approach to the fundamentals of architecture in a setting that ensures the flexibility Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture - History of Architecture, Art and Design
$52,004
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Atmospheres, Oceans, and Climate
The Atmospheric Science Program uses an innovative learning approach that integrates theory, modelin ... g, experiments, and data analysis. It focuses on areas of study such as atmospheric dynamics, synoptic meteorology, atmospheric convection, dynamics of the middle atmosphere, tropical meteorology, atmospheric chemistry, and atmospheric radiation. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration - MBA
The MBA program aims at fostering the skills of innovation, management, leadership, entrepreneurship ... , focusing on building better business leaders in today's dynamic, fast paced business environment. It is a 2 year program Read More
$71,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Analytics
This is a one-year program that aims to prepare students for careers in business analytics and equi ... ps them with the skills needed to solve complex business problem through the science of data analytics. It is a 2 year program Read More
$77,350
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical Engineering
The master of science in chemical engineering trains graduate students to become leaders in the fiel ... d of chemical engineering through exposure to topics in core chemical engineering concepts, while a variety of technical electives introduce students to current practices in the industry such as biotechnology, nanoengineering, and sustainability. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
City Planning
The MCP program provides students with the knowledge and specialized skills needed to become success ... ful town planners and allows for specialization in any one of the following four areas - city design and development; environmental policy and planning; housing, community, and economic development; and international development. It is a two year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil and Environmental Engineering - MS
This program focuses on research and instruction in the following areas - mechanics, materials, and ... structures; and environmental engineering and water resources.It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Comparative Media Studies
$52,004
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Comparative Media Studies
Master of Science in Comparative Media Studies (SM) The program focuses on multiple forms of contemp ... orary media aiming to shape the future by engaging with media industries and the arts as critical and visionary partners at a time of rapid transformation.It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computation for Design and Optimization
This program provides students with a strong foundation in computational methods for the study, desi ... gn, and operation of complex engineered and scientific systems. It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Executive MBA
The MBA program aims at fostering the skills of innovation, management, leadership, entrepreneurship ... , focusing on building better business leaders in today's dynamic, fast paced business environment. It is suitable for individuals who are already pursuing a certain career and want to supplement the same with a degree in Business Administration. It is a 20 month course Read More
$161,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Finance
$70,473
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Finance
The Masters of finance degree provides students with training and instruction im financial engineeri ... ng and risk management, quantitative asset management, macroeconomic and financial forecasting, quantitative trading, financial technologies and applied research. It is a one year program Read More
$78,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology
The Program in Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology (PGGG) focuses on developing monitoring, measu ... ring, and imaging tools to improve the study of the Earth's crust and its systems. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geophysics
The program uses a combination of theory, field work, and experimentation,to teach students how to g ... ather and examine data crucial for understanding a multitude of geodynamic processes. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Materials Science and Engineering
This program studies the social, political, economic, and technological challenges engineering by en ... couraging participation in actual engineering projects such as public transportation and information infrastructure projects. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mechanical Engineering
This program focuses on creating innovators and leaders in the mechanical engineering industry focus ... ing on skill development and instruction that will enable students to foray into a variety of careers such as product design, research, management, medicine, government, teaching, public service, and entrepreneurship. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nuclear Science and Engineering
This program prepares graduates to develop and engineer nuclear energy systems for a wide variety of ... applications ranging from energy generation, security, healthcare and other fields as well as the integration of nuclear systems into society and the natural environment. It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Operations Research
This program focuses on instruction and teaching of important OR techniques whilst focusing on their ... real life applications through an innovative teaching approach that combines coursework with research. It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Planetary Science
This program uses theory, telescopic observation, spacecraft data, numerical modeling, experimentati ... on, and analysis to increase knowledge of structure and chemistry of planetary atmospheres and solar systems. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Real Estate Development
Master of Science in Real Estate Development (SM) is an intensive year long program that focuses mor ... e on application than theory Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Science in Management Studies
This is a unique, customizable program that is more research oriented focusing on the many, varied f ... acets of the field of management. It is a 9 month program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Science Writing
The Masters in Science Writing focuses on building writing skills that enable graduates to write abo ... ut science and technology for the general population. It focuses on understanding the complexities of new scientific discoveries and major scientific events and interpreting them in a simple manner for the public. It is a one-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Supply Chain Management - Blended
The Supply Chain Management Blended (SCMb) program is an exciting offering that allows for two choic ... es of degree - Master of Applied Science in Supply Chain Management and Master of Engineering in Supply Chain Management. Students wishing to apply must have earned the MicroMasters credential from EdX Read More
$42,553
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Supply Chain Management - Residential
The Supply Chain Management program is a one year,full time program intended for students who wish t ... o pursue a career in logistics and supply chain management. It focuses on not only instruction in theoretical concepts but also development of analytical skills and understanding of quantitative techniques Read More
$71,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Technology and Policy
The Masters of Science in Technology and Policy program is a innovative program that combines the fi ... elds of technology and policy. It is a two year program. Thesis drafting is mandatory Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Urban Studies and Planning
The Masters of Science in Urban Studies and Planning is a one-year, non professional course intended ... for professionals with experience in the field of city planning and who want to expand their knowledge and learning through research. Thesis preparation is mandatory Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

  • Locale type: Midsize-City.
  • Spring temperature ranges between -2°C to 24°C on average.
  • Summer temperature ranges between 14°C to 35°C on average.
  • Fall temperature ranges between 3°C to 25°C on average.
  • Winter temperature ranges between -17°C to 14°C on average.

Contacts

Finances

Avg. Tuition

$46,704

Avg. Boarding

-


Student Info

Student:Faculty

9 : 1

Male:Female

1 : 1


Admissions Info

Acceptance Rate

8%

Graduation Rate

92%


Other Info

Scholarships

$39,339

Avg. Salary

$94,200


Rankings

iSC

4th

Forbes

5th

Times

5th

QS Rankings

1st

Programs Offered

Aeronautics and Astronautics
Master of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics (SM) offers students the opportunity to study a wi ... de variety of fields under the purview of Aeronautics and Astronautics including Aerospace Computational Engineering, Space Systems, Aircraft Systems Engineering and more. It is a two-year, intensive program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture
Masters in Architecture is a three and a half year program that develops the talents and skills of s ... tudents. The program provides the students a disciplined approach to the fundamentals of architecture in a setting that ensures the flexibility Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Architecture - History of Architecture, Art and Design
... Read More
$52,004
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Atmospheres, Oceans, and Climate
The Atmospheric Science Program uses an innovative learning approach that integrates theory, modelin ... g, experiments, and data analysis. It focuses on areas of study such as atmospheric dynamics, synoptic meteorology, atmospheric convection, dynamics of the middle atmosphere, tropical meteorology, atmospheric chemistry, and atmospheric radiation. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Administration - MBA
The MBA program aims at fostering the skills of innovation, management, leadership, entrepreneurship ... , focusing on building better business leaders in today's dynamic, fast paced business environment. It is a 2 year program Read More
$71,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Business Analytics
This is a one-year program that aims to prepare students for careers in business analytics and equi ... ps them with the skills needed to solve complex business problem through the science of data analytics. It is a 2 year program Read More
$77,350
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Chemical Engineering
The master of science in chemical engineering trains graduate students to become leaders in the fiel ... d of chemical engineering through exposure to topics in core chemical engineering concepts, while a variety of technical electives introduce students to current practices in the industry such as biotechnology, nanoengineering, and sustainability. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
City Planning
The MCP program provides students with the knowledge and specialized skills needed to become success ... ful town planners and allows for specialization in any one of the following four areas - city design and development; environmental policy and planning; housing, community, and economic development; and international development. It is a two year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Civil and Environmental Engineering - MS
This program focuses on research and instruction in the following areas - mechanics, materials, and ... structures; and environmental engineering and water resources.It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Comparative Media Studies
... Read More
$52,004
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Comparative Media Studies
Master of Science in Comparative Media Studies (SM) The program focuses on multiple forms of contemp ... orary media aiming to shape the future by engaging with media industries and the arts as critical and visionary partners at a time of rapid transformation.It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Computation for Design and Optimization
This program provides students with a strong foundation in computational methods for the study, desi ... gn, and operation of complex engineered and scientific systems. It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Executive MBA
The MBA program aims at fostering the skills of innovation, management, leadership, entrepreneurship ... , focusing on building better business leaders in today's dynamic, fast paced business environment. It is suitable for individuals who are already pursuing a certain career and want to supplement the same with a degree in Business Administration. It is a 20 month course Read More
$161,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Finance
... Read More
$70,473
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Finance
The Masters of finance degree provides students with training and instruction im financial engineeri ... ng and risk management, quantitative asset management, macroeconomic and financial forecasting, quantitative trading, financial technologies and applied research. It is a one year program Read More
$78,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology
The Program in Geology, Geochemistry, and Geobiology (PGGG) focuses on developing monitoring, measu ... ring, and imaging tools to improve the study of the Earth's crust and its systems. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Geophysics
The program uses a combination of theory, field work, and experimentation,to teach students how to g ... ather and examine data crucial for understanding a multitude of geodynamic processes. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Materials Science and Engineering
This program studies the social, political, economic, and technological challenges engineering by en ... couraging participation in actual engineering projects such as public transportation and information infrastructure projects. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Mechanical Engineering
This program focuses on creating innovators and leaders in the mechanical engineering industry focus ... ing on skill development and instruction that will enable students to foray into a variety of careers such as product design, research, management, medicine, government, teaching, public service, and entrepreneurship. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Nuclear Science and Engineering
This program prepares graduates to develop and engineer nuclear energy systems for a wide variety of ... applications ranging from energy generation, security, healthcare and other fields as well as the integration of nuclear systems into society and the natural environment. It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Operations Research
This program focuses on instruction and teaching of important OR techniques whilst focusing on their ... real life applications through an innovative teaching approach that combines coursework with research. It is a 2 year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Planetary Science
This program uses theory, telescopic observation, spacecraft data, numerical modeling, experimentati ... on, and analysis to increase knowledge of structure and chemistry of planetary atmospheres and solar systems. It is a two-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Real Estate Development
Master of Science in Real Estate Development (SM) is an intensive year long program that focuses mor ... e on application than theory Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Science in Management Studies
This is a unique, customizable program that is more research oriented focusing on the many, varied f ... acets of the field of management. It is a 9 month program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Science Writing
The Masters in Science Writing focuses on building writing skills that enable graduates to write abo ... ut science and technology for the general population. It focuses on understanding the complexities of new scientific discoveries and major scientific events and interpreting them in a simple manner for the public. It is a one-year program Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Supply Chain Management - Blended
The Supply Chain Management Blended (SCMb) program is an exciting offering that allows for two choic ... es of degree - Master of Applied Science in Supply Chain Management and Master of Engineering in Supply Chain Management. Students wishing to apply must have earned the MicroMasters credential from EdX Read More
$42,553
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Supply Chain Management - Residential
The Supply Chain Management program is a one year,full time program intended for students who wish t ... o pursue a career in logistics and supply chain management. It focuses on not only instruction in theoretical concepts but also development of analytical skills and understanding of quantitative techniques Read More
$71,000
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Technology and Policy
The Masters of Science in Technology and Policy program is a innovative program that combines the fi ... elds of technology and policy. It is a two year program. Thesis drafting is mandatory Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply
Urban Studies and Planning
The Masters of Science in Urban Studies and Planning is a one-year, non professional course intended ... for professionals with experience in the field of city planning and who want to expand their knowledge and learning through research. Thesis preparation is mandatory Read More
$49,580
Tuition Fee
Shortlist Apply

Location & Climate

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