MIT Institutional Research
Office of the Provost
  Common Data Set 2010-2011
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, 2010.

  FULL-TIME   PART-TIME
  Men Women   Men Women
Undergraduates          
Degree-seeking, first-time freshmen 587 480   0 0
Other first-year, degree-seeking 0 0   0 0
All other degree-seeking 1,728 1,446   27 17
Total degree-seeking 2,315 1,926   27 17
All other undergraduates enrolled in credit courses 8 3   1 2
Total undergraduates 2,323 1,929   28 19
Graduate          
Degree-seeking, first-time 1,315 623   2 0
All other degree-seeking 2,886 1,270   15 17
All other graduates enrolled in credit courses 13 1   79 46
Total graduate 4,214 1,894   96 63

Total all undergraduates: 4,299

Total all graduate and professional students: 6,267

GRAND TOTAL ALL STUDENTS: 10,566

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, 2010. Include international students only in the category "Nonresident aliens." Complete the “Total Undergraduates” column only if you cannot provide data for the first
two columns. Report as your institution reports to IPEDS: persons who are Hispanic should be reported only on the Hispanic line, not under any race, and persons who are non-Hispanic multi-racial should be reported only under "Two or more races."

  Degree-seeking
First-time First year
Degree-seeking
Undergraduates
(include first-time
first-year)
Total Undergraduates
(both degree- and
non-degree-seeking)
Nonresident aliens 94 398 410
Hispanic 156 578 578
Black or African American, non-Hispanic 67 332 332
White, non-Hispanic 418 1,583 1,583
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic 4 37 37
Asian, non-Hispanic 244 1,029 1,030
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic 0 1 1
Two or more races, non-Hispanic 57 100 100
Race and/or ethnicity unknown 27 227 228
Total 1,067 4,285 4,299

 

Persistence
B3. Number of degrees awarded by your institution from
July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2010.

Certificate/diploma    ___
Associate degrees  ___
Bachelor's degrees   1,116
Postbachelor's certificates  ___
Master's degrees   1,597
Post-master's certificates  ___
Doctoral degrees – research/scholarship   583
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 2010 Web-based survey.

For Bachelor's or Equivalent Programs

Please provide data for the fall 2003 cohort if available. If fall 2004 cohort data are not available, provide data for the fall 2003 cohort.

Fall 2004 Cohort
Report for the cohort of full-time first-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students who entered in fall 2004. Include in the cohort those who entered your institution during the summer term preceding fall 2004.

B4. Initial 2004 cohort of first-time, full-time bachelor's (or equivalent) degree-seeking undergraduate students; total all students: 1,078

B5. Of the initial 2004 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: 2

B6. Final 2004 cohort, after adjusting for allowable exclusions: 1,076
(Subtract question B5 from question B4)

B7. Of the initial 2004 cohort, how many completed the program in four years or less (by August 31, 2008): 909

B8. Of the initial 2004 cohort, how many completed the program in more than four years but in five years or less (after August 31, 2008 and by August 31, 2009): 73

B9. Of the initial 2004 cohort, how many completed the program in more than five years but in six years or less (after August 31, 2009 and by August 31, 2010): 18

B10. Total graduating within six years (sum of questions B7, B8, and B9): 1,000

B11. Six-year graduation rate for 2004 cohort (question B10 divided by question B6): 93%

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%

 

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 2009 (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 2009 (or the preceding summer term), what percentage was enrolled at your institution as of the date your institution calculates its official enrollment in fall 2010? 97%