Massachusetts Institute of Technology - Graduate Schools

Graduate School Overview

Graduate School Key Facts
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
NameMassachusetts Institute of Technology
Address77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA
Population6,804 (Fall 2015)
Tuition & Fees (2017 )$51,248
Student to Faculty1:3 (33.33%)
Online DegreeYes

Massachusetts Institute of Technology is a Private not-for-profit, Four or more years school located in Cambridge, Massachusetts. It offers graduate degrees as well as undergraduate degrees. Next table summarizes key facts atMassachusetts Institute of Technology.

The graduate school tuition is $51,248 in average for academic year 2016-2017. The tuition is publisehd as a base rate and it may vary with the major programs.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers 71 graduate programs: 35 Master's, 36 Doctorate programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 1,825 students have been confered Master's degree and 594 students have received Doctorate degree.

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Tuition, Fees, Living Costs

Next table describes 2017 graduate school tuition and other costs at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Each cost is an average value through the offered graduate programs. The 2017 graduate cost of attendance is when living on campus housing.

Graduate School 2017 Tuition & Costs - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Amounts
Tuition$48,140
Fees$3,108
Books & Supplies$1,000
Room & Board$14,210 (On-Campus) / -$1 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$1,816 (On-Campus) / -$1 (Off-Campus)
On-Campus Total$68,274
Off-Campus Total$52,246

Next table and chart illustrate the changes of each graduate school cost item over the last 5 years. The data was reported to U.S. Department of Education directly from the school.

Graduate School Tuition Changes (2013-2017) - Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2012-20132013-2014 2014-20152015-20162016-2017
Tuition & Fees $44,030$45,586$47,284$49,272$51,248
Book & Supplies$1,000$1,000$1,000$1,000$1,000
Room & Board (On-Campus)$12,188$12,744$13,224$13,730$14,210
Room & Board (Off-Campus)-$1-$1-$1$0-$1
[chart]Massachusetts Institute of Technology Tuition Trends (2013-2017)

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Massachusetts Institute of Technology offers Masters, Doctorate graduate degree/certificate programs through 71 major areas - 108 Master's , 105 Doctorate . Next table summarises total number of completers by degree and gender.

Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Total1,82559400
Men1,25543300
Women57016100

Next tables list each graduate program with offered degrees. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree).

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Graduate Student Population

At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 11,331 students enrolled in Fall 2015, including in both undergraduate and graduate schools, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate school, total 6,804 students attending their classes. By gender, the graduate schools have 4,539 male and 2,265 female students.

Graduate Students Gender Distribution - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fall 2015
Total6,804
Men Students4,539
Women Students2,265

Graduate Student Race Distribution

By race/ethnicity, in Fall 2015, 2,069 White, 87 Black, and 724 Asian students are attending at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in below chart.

Graduate Students Race Distribution - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fall 2015
Total6,804
American Indian /
Native American
8
Asian724
Black87
Hispanic385
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islnader
1
White2,069
Two or more races177
Un-Known427

Graduate Student Age Distribution

128 students are younger than 22 and 260 students are older than 65. The school has 5,246 students aged between 22 and 30 and 1,170 students aged 30 to 40.

Graduate Students Age Distribution - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fall 2013
Total6,773
21 & Under128
22-241,813
25-293,433
30-34892
35-39278
40 & Over260

Online Classes (Distance Learning) Enrollment

Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially who want to continue education and work in field. At Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 0 students are enrolled exclusively in online cources and 25 students are enrolled in some online course.

Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fall 2013
Total Enrollment6,773
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses25
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses6,748
Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location - Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Fall 2013
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses0
Massachusetts Resident0
Other State In U.S.0
Outside of U.S.0

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