MIT Institutional Research
Office of the Provost

 

 

Retention Rate

  Fall Cohort year
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Full-time, first-time bachelor's cohort retention rate 98% 97% 98% 99% 98%

Fall Cohort year 2014 data represents students from Fall 2014 cohort still enrolled as of Fall 2015.


6 year graduation rates (completers within 150%)

  Fall Cohort year
Gender 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Men 91% 92% 91% 90% 90%
Women 95% 93% 95% 92% 95%

 

  Fall Cohort year
Ethnicity 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Nonresident alien  90% 95% 96% 89% 96%
Hispanic/Latino  88% 88% 87% 87% 81%
American Indian or Alaska Native  64% 80% 100% 67% 63%
Asian  98% 96% 98% 95% 97%
Black or African American  87% 84% 80% 82% 87%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander  n/ap n/ap n/ap n/ap 0%
White  94% 94% 95% 92% 93%
Two or more races  100% 100% 93% 100% 92%
Race and ethnicity unknown  91% 92% 88% 97% 97%
Total  93% 93% 93% 91% 92%

 

  Fall Cohort year
Financial Aid Group 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Recipients of a Federal Pell Grant 90% 88% 88% 87% 87%
Recipients of a subsidized Stafford Loan
who did not receive a Pell Grant
93% 93% 95% 95% 94%
Students who did not receive either a
Pell Grant or a subsidized Stafford Loan
93% 94% 95% 92% 94%