MIT Institutional Research
Office of the Provost
  Common Data Set 2009-2010
B. ENROLLMENT AND PERSISTENCE

 

B1. Institutional Enrollment--Men and Women Provide numbers of students for each of the following categories as of the institution's official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2009.

  FULL-TIME   PART-TIME
  Men Women   Men Women
Undergraduates          
Degree-seeking, first-time freshmen 593 479   0 0
Other first-year, degree-seeking 3 3   0 0
All other degree-seeking 1695 1417   16 12
Total degree-seeking 2291 1899   16 12
All other undergraduates enrolled in credit courses 9 2   0 3
Total undergraduates 2300 1901   16 15
Graduate          
Degree-seeking, first-time 1174 564   0 1
All other degree-seeking 2949 1315   23 6
All other graduates enrolled in credit courses 18 2   72 28
Total graduate 4141 1881   95 35

Total all undergraduates: 4232

Total all graduate and professional students: 6152

GRAND TOTAL ALL STUDENTS: 10,384

B2. Enrollment by Racial/Ethnic Category. Provide numbers of undergraduate students for each of the following categories as of the institution's official fall reporting date or as of October 15, 2009. Include international students only in the category "Nonresident aliens." Complete the "Total Undergraduate"column only if you cannot provide data for the first two columns.

  Degree-seeking
First-time First year
Degree-seeking
Undergraduates
(include first-time
first-year)
Total Undergraduates
(both degree- and
non-degree-seeking)
Nonresident aliens 88 385 394
Black, non-Hispanic 93 357 358
American Indian or Alaskan Native 10 42 42
Asian or Pacific Islander 274 1085 1086
Hispanic 154 556 557
White, non-Hispanic 386 1523 1525
Race/ethnicity unknown 67 270 270
Total 1072 4218 4232

 

Persistence
B3. Number of degrees awarded by your institution from
July 1, 2008, to June 30, 2009.

Certificate/diploma    ___
Associate degrees  ___
Bachelor's degrees   1146
Postbachelor's certificates  ___
Master's degrees   1474
Post-master's certificates  ___
Doctoral degrees – research/scholarship   607
Doctoral degrees – professional practice  ___
Doctoral degrees – other  ___

 

Graduation Rates
The items in this section correspond to data elements collected by the IPEDS Web-based Data Collection System's Graduation Rate Survey (GRS). For complete instructions and definitions of data elements, see the IPEDS GRS instructions and glossary on the 2009 Web-based survey.

For Bachelor's or Equivalent Programs

Please provide data for the fall 2003 cohort if available. If fall 2003 cohort data are not available, provide data for the fall 2002 cohort.

Fall 2003 Cohort
Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 2003. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding fall 2003.

B4. Initial 2003 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students: 1019

B5. Of the initial 2003 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: death, permanent disability, or service in the armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions: 1

B6. Final 2003 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions: 1018
(Subtract question B5 from question B4)

B7. Of the initial 2003 cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2007): 843

B8. Of the initial 2003 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2007 and by August 31, 2008): 74

B9. Of the initial 2003 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2008 and by August 31, 2009): 14

B10. Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9): 931

B11. Six-year graduation rate for 2003 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6): 91%

 

Fall 2002 Cohort
Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 2002. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding fall 2002.

B4. Initial 2002 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students: 977

B5. Of the initial 2002 cohort, how many did not persist and did not graduate for the following reasons: death, permanent disability, or service in the armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government, or official church missions; total allowable exclusions: 0

B6. Final 2002 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions: 977
(Subtract question B5 from question B4)

B7. Of the initial 2002 cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2006): 806

B8. Of the initial 2002 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2006 and by August 31, 2007): 90

B9. Of the initial 2002 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2007 and by August 31, 2008): 18

B10. Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9): 914

B11. Six-year graduation rate for 2002 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6): 94%

Note: Questions B12 - B21 have been omitted. They apply to Two-Year Institutions only.

Retention Rates
Report for the cohort of all full-time, first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 2008 (or the preceding summer term). The initial cohort may be adjusted for students who departed for the following reasons: death, permanent disability, or service in the armed forces, foreign aid service of the federal government or official church missions. No other adjustments to the initial cohort should be made.

B22. For the cohort of all full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered your institution as freshmen in fall 2008 (or the preceding summer term), what percentage was enrolled at your institution as of the date your institution calculates its official enrollment in fall 2009? 97%