General Admission Information

The application fee is $75 for applying undergraduate school and $100 for graduate school at California Institute of Technology. Next table presents general admission information at California Institute of Technology.
General Admission Information of California Institute of Technology
Open Admission PolicyNo
Undergraduate Application Fees$75
Graduate Application Fees$100
Calendar SystemQuarter
Credits AcceptedNo credits accepted
Degree OfferedBachelor, Master, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research)

2017 Admission Statistics

5,063 men and 1,792 women applied to California Institute of Technology and 276 men and 277 women students were accepted. Among them, 131 men and 104 women were enrolled into the school. Following table shows the California Institute of Technology Admission Statistics including admission ad enrollment rates. Acceptance ratio is 8.07% and enrollment ratio is 42.50%.
Acceptance Ratio 8.07%5.45%15.46%
Enrollment Ratio 42.50%47.46%37.55%

SAT and ACT Score Distribution

191 students (81% of enrolled) have submitted their SAT scores and 111 students (47%) have submitted their ACT scores for seeking degrees.For score submitters, SAT 75th percentile score of Critical Reading and Math is 1,600 and 25th percentile score is 1,510. For ACT scores, 75th percentile score of Composite, Math, and English is 108 and 25th percentile score is 103. Next table shows detail SAT and ACT scores distribution of enrolled students at California Institute of Technology.
25th Percentile75th Percentile
SAT Critical Reading740800
SAT Math770800
ACT Composite3436
ACT Math3536
ACT English3436

Application Requirements

There are 5 requirements and 2 recommendations to submit when you apply to California Institute of Technology. The school requires to submit High School GPA, High School Rank, High School Record (or Transcript), Completion of College Preparatory Program and Recommendations for its applicants.The school recommends to submit High School GPA and High School Rank. Next table summarizes California Institute of Technology application requirements.
Admission Requirements at California Institute of Technology
High School GPARecommended
High School RankRecommended
High School Record (or Transcript)Required
Completion of College Preparatory ProgramRequired
Formal Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither Required nor Recommneded
Admission Test ScoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither Required nor Recommneded

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