MIT Institutional Research
Office of the Provost

 

 

Retention Rate

Full-time, first-time Fall 2013 bachelor's cohort retention rate: 99%
Students from Fall 2013 cohort still enrolled as of Fall 2014

Full-time, first-time Fall 2012 bachelor's cohort retention rate: 98%
Students from Fall 2012 cohort still enrolled as of Fall 2013

Full-time, first-time Fall 2011 bachelor's cohort retention rate: 97%
Students from Fall 2011 cohort still enrolled as of Fall 2012

Full-time, first-time Fall 2010 bachelor's cohort retention rate: 98%
Students from Fall 2010 cohort still enrolled as of Fall 2011

Full-time, first-time Fall 2009 bachelor's cohort retention rate: 97%
Students from Fall 2009 cohort still enrolled as of Fall 2010


6 year graduation rates (completers within 150%)

  Fall Cohort year
Gender 2003 2004 2005 2006
Men 90% 91% 91% 92%
Women 93% 96% 95% 93%

 

  Fall Cohort year
Ethnicity 2003 2004 2005 2006
Hispanic/Latino  85% 86% 88% 88%
American Indian or Alaska Native  63% 85% 64% 80%
Asian  96% 98% 98% 96%
Black or African American  72% 84% 87% 84%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander  n/ap n/ap n/ap n/ap
White  94% 94% 94% 94%
Two or more races  100% 100% 100% 100%
Nonresident alien  97% 94% 90% 94%
Race and ethnicity unknown  88% 94% 91% 92%
Total  92% 93% 93% 93%

 

  Fall Cohort year
Financial Aid Group 2003 2004 2005 2006
Recipients of a Federal Pell Grant 82% 87% 90% 88%
Recipients of a subsidized Stafford Loan
who did not receive a Pell Grant
95% 93% 93% 93%
Students who did not receive either a Pell Grant
or a subsidized Stafford Loan
94% 95% 93% 94%