* MIT students do not enroll in an academic department until the start of their sophomore year, and may defer decision on a course of study until the end of that year.
* This number includes 174 students working on Harvard degrees only through the Harvard-MIT Health Sciences and Technology Program.
Women have attended MIT since 1871. In fall 2014, 2,055 women were enrolled as undergraduates (46 percent) and 2,171 as graduate students (32 percent).
US minority groups were represented by 2,317 undergraduates (51 percent) and 1,379 graduate students (20 percent).
In 2014–2015, MIT students come from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, three territories, and 116 foreign countries.
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