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Enrollments 2013–2014

Undergraduate Enrollment   4,528
First-year* 1,118
Undeclared second-year* 5
Special undergraduate students 18
  Major 2nd Major
Architecture and Planning 46 2
Engineering 2,311 55
Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences 116 34
Management 79 24
Science 835 118

* 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.

 

Graduate Enrollment     6,773
  Master's Doctoral Special
Architecture and Planning 404 182 0
Engineering 1,043 2,131* 150
Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences 27 296 1
Management 1,287 139 6
Science 5 1,095 7

* This number includes 178 students working on Harvard degrees only through the Health Sciences and Technology program.

 

Women have attended MIT since 1871. In fall 2013, 2,041 women were enrolled as undergraduates (45 percent) and 2,121 as graduate students (31 percent).

US minority groups were represented by 2,305 undergraduates (51 percent) and 1,339 graduate students (20 percent).

Minority Group Representation among Students
  Undergraduate Graduate
African American 345 141
American Indian or Alaska Native 70 63
Asian American 1,210 830
Hispanic 669 300
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander 11 5

 

In 2013–2014, MIT students come from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, three territories, and 114 foreign countries.

 

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