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California Institute of Technology

School Profile

  • California Institute of TechnologyPrivate Four-year University in Pasadena, CA
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  • Acceptance Rate: 17%
  • Accreditation: Western Association of Schools and Colleges

Enrollment Statistics

Undergraduate Students: 921
First-year Undergraduate Students: 236
Undergraduate Students Who are Seeking Degree: 921
Graduate Students: 1,205

Degree Programs Offered and Courses List

  • Bachelor of Applied Mathematics
  • Bachelor of Astronomy
  • Bachelor of Astrophysics
  • Bachelor of Biology
  • Bachelor of Business/Managerial Economics
  • Bachelor of Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Chemistry
  • Bachelor of Computational neural systems
  • Bachelor of Computer Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Computer Science
  • Bachelor of Economics
  • Bachelor of Electrical/Communications Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering - General
  • Bachelor of Engineering Physics
  • Bachelor of English Language & Literature - General
  • Bachelor of Environmental Engineering
  • Bachelor of Geobiology
  • Bachelor of Geochemistry
  • Bachelor of Geology
  • Bachelor of GeophysicsSeismology
  • Bachelor of History - General
  • Bachelor of History of Science/Technology
  • Bachelor of Materials Science
  • Bachelor of Mathematics - General
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Philosophy
  • Bachelor of Physics
  • Bachelor of Planetary Sciences
  • Bachelor of Political Science/Government
  • Bachelor of Science, Technology & Society
  • Bachelor of Social Sciences - General

Online Degrees and Certificates

  • Online Undergraduate Courses
  • Undergraduate Distance Class
  • Online Associate's Degrees
  • Online Bachelor's Degrees
  • Online Graduate Courses
  • Graduate Distance Class
  • Online Master's Degrees
  • Online Doctoral Degrees

Tuition

  • In-state tuition and fees: $34,584
  • Out-of-state tuition and fees: $34,584

International Students Admissions Requirements

  • Required: SAT Subject Tests
  • Required: SAT Reasoning Test or ACT

Athletics

Member: NCAA
Team name: Beavers

Rankings

  • Ranked #5 National Universities
  • Ranked #4 Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs
  • Ranked #5 Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical
  • Ranked #4 Chemical
  • Ranked #12 Civil
  • Ranked #8 Computer
  • Ranked #7 Electrical / Electronic / Communications
  • Ranked #15 Materials
  • Ranked #9 Mechanical
  • Ranked #1 Engineering Science/Engineering Physics
  • Ranked #13 High School Counselor Rankings
  • Ranked #8 Best Value Schools
  • Ranked #7 Best Engineering Schools
  • Ranked #1 Aerospace / Aeronautical / Astronautical
  • Ranked #23 Biomedical / Bioengineering
  • Ranked #3 Chemical
  • Ranked #12 Civil
  • Ranked #8 Computer Engineering
  • Ranked #5 Electrical / Electronic / Communications
  • Ranked #11 Environmental / Environmental Health
  • Ranked #12 Materials
  • Ranked #4 Mechanical
  • Ranked #5 Biological Sciences
  • Ranked #8 Biochemistry / Biophysics / Structural Biology
  • Ranked #8 Molecular Biology
  • Ranked #1 Chemistry
  • Ranked #8 Biochemistry
  • Ranked #2 Inorganic
  • Ranked #6 Organic
  • Ranked #3 Physical
  • Ranked #3 Theoretical
  • Ranked #11 Computer Science
  • Ranked #17 Artificial Intelligence
  • Ranked #14 Systems
  • Ranked #17 Theory
  • Ranked #1 Earth Sciences
  • Ranked #1 Geochemistry
  • Ranked #6 Geology
  • Ranked #1 Geophysics and Seismology
  • Ranked #14 Economics
  • Ranked #10 Microeconomics
  • Ranked #7 Math
  • Ranked #12 Algebra / Number Theory / Algebraic Geometry
  • Ranked #12 Analysis
  • Ranked #4 Applied Math
  • Ranked #15 Topology
  • Ranked #1 Physics
  • Ranked #5 Atomic / Molecular / Optical
  • Ranked #10 Condensed Matter
  • Ranked #2 Cosmology / Relativity / Gravity
  • Ranked #5 Elementary Particles / Field / String Theory
  • Ranked #7 Nuclear
  • Ranked #3 Quantum

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Admissions Address

1200 East California Boulevard, MC 1-94
Pasadena, CA 91125
(626) 395-6341
Fax: (626) 683-3026
ugadmissions@caltech.edu
Contact: Richard Bischoff
Director of Admissions

Entering Class Stats

Fall 2010 Selectivity
Selectivity most selective
Fall 2010 acceptance rate 13%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate 16%
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 11%

Fall 2010 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments
Applicants 4,859
Female applicants 1,174
Male applicants 3,685
Applicants accepted 610
Female applicants accepted 272
Male applicants accepted 338
Freshman enrollment 222
Female freshman enrollment 89
Male freshman enrollment 133
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants 1,281
Early action applicants accepted 205
Early action applicants enrolled 78
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action 35%

Fall 2010 Wait List
School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 529
Students accepting place on wait list 337
Students accepted from wait list 7

Fall 2010 High School Rank
Freshman students submitting high school class standing 34%

Fall 2010 High School GPA
Freshman students submitting high school GPA N/A
Average high school GPA N/A
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A
GPA breakdown N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman SAT Scores
Freshman students submitting SAT scores 93%
SAT Critical Reading average score N/A
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 700-780
SAT Critical Reading score breakdown
 
SAT Math average score N/A
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 770-800
 
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 710-780
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2010 Freshman ACT Scores
Freshman students submitting ACT scores 38%
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 34-35
 
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 34-36
 
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 33-35
 

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