Total Enrollment: 10,566
Institution Size: 10,000 - 19,999
Campus Setting: Urban
Religious Affiliation: Not applicable
Highest Degree Offered: Doctoral
School Calendar Type: Four-one-four Plan
Total Undergrad Enrollment: 4,299
Total Grad Enrollment: 6,267
High School GPA
The incredible breadth and talent of the other students and the ability to interact with graduate students and faculty academically is the primary strength of the school. Freshman year I was able...
Having been at MIT as both a graduate student and an undergraduate student I had both experiences and from that perspective its clear that MIT is first and foremost a research institution and...
The other students that you meet and bond with can be great relationships both personally and professionally for life.
If you don't moderate your academic ambitions it can overwhelm you.
Entrepreneurial approach to everything. You can do whatever you want. People are very focused on their own extracurricular, which can be anything in the world. The sports program was awesome, too....
There isn't a ton of "school spirit". There are even running jokes that are very popular about how much we "hate" MIT. I'm pretty convinced, though, that it's just a self-deprecating tactic to try...
I wish I knew Not to take too many courses in one semester.
Every student at this school needs Don't worry about the competition; just focus on doing what you love.
Every student at this school needs To make friends in your hardest classes to study with.