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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF STUDENTS 
October 9, 2015
Prior Years: 1998-1999 1999-2000 2000-2001 2001-2002 2002-2003
2003-2004 2004-2005 2005-2006 2006-2007 2007-2008
2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 2012-2013
2013-2014 2014-2015
FALL TERM 2015-2016             OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
  UG Grad.     UG Grad.     UG Grad.
UNITED STATES* FOREIGN COUNTRIES*
Alabama 17 14 Albania 2 1 Macedonia 2 1
Alaska 10 4 Argentina - 26 Malaysia 4 20
Arizona 57 34 Armenia 4 2 Mauritius 2 3
Arkansas 6 9 Australia 7 27 Mexico 10 67
Austria - 6 Moldova 4 -
California 702 572 Azerbaijan - 1 Monaco - 1
Colorado 47 49 Mongolia 5 1
Connecticut 76 87 Bahrain 2 - Morocco 3 4
Bangladesh 6 10  
Delaware 11 10 Barbados 1 - Nepal 5 5
District of Columbia 6 69 Belarus 1 1 Netherlands 2 19
Belgium 1 6 New Zealand 2 13
Florida 232 123 Bolivia 1 - Nigeria 2 15
Bosnia-Hercegovina 1 2 Norway 6 9
Georgia 91 60 Brazil 23 69
Bulgaria 5 10 Oman 1 -
Hawaii 27 16 Burkina Faso - 1
Burundi 1 - Pakistan 5 22
Idaho 13 10 Burma - 1 Panama 2 -
Illinois 144 136 Paraguay 1 2
Indiana 36 40 Cambodia 2 2 Peru 3 9
Iowa 16 36 Cameroon 2 2 Philippines 3 -
Canada 24 234 Poland 3 13
Kansas 14 13 Chile 1 34 Portugal 1 8
Kentucky 19 20 China 53 627
Colombia 6 24 Qatar - 1
Louisiana 19 16 Costa Rica 4 10
Cote d'Ivoire 1 1 Romania 4 15
Maine 25 21 Croatia 1 1 Russia 3 70
Maryland 139 122 Cyprus 2 2 Rwanda 1 2
Massachusetts 340 688 Czech Republic - 2
Michigan 102 78 Saudi Arabia 18 28
Minnesota 37 55 Denmark - 6 Serbia  - 7
Mississippi 7 3 Sierra Leone - 1
Missouri 34 35 Ecuador 2 2 Singapore 9 87
Montana 5 3 Egypt 4 19 Slovenia - 1
El Salvador 2 1 Somalia 1 -
Nebraska 13 5 Estonia 2 3 South Africa 1 11
Nevada 7 6 Ethiopia 4 1 Spain 1 52
New Hampshire 37 39 Sri Lanka 2 5
New Jersey 202 159 Finland - 5 Stateless 1 6
New Mexico 15 22 France 1 92 St. Lucia 2 1
New York 374 339 Sudan - 1
North Carolina 64 61 Georgia 3 3 Sweden 2 10
North Dakota 10 6 Germany 4 68 Switzerland 4 21
Ghana 5 2 Syria - 5
Ohio 65 49 Greece 9 39
Oklahoma 20 9 Guatemala - 1 Taiwan 7 70
Oregon 30 32 Tajikistan - 1
Haiti 2 - Thailand 20 44
Pennsylvania 133 116 Hong  Kong 4 7 Trinidad & Tobago   5 1
Hungary - 7 Tunisia 2 3
Rhode Island 14 27 Turkey 10 59
Iceland 1 - Turkmenistan 1 -
South Carolina 13 11 India 32 304  
South Dakota 6 2 Indonesia 6 9 Uganda 1 1
Iran 3 37 Ukraine 4 8
Tennessee 22 25 Iraq 1 - United Arab Emirates 1 9
Texas 263 164 Ireland - 9 United Kingdom 12 52
Israel 3 65 Uruguay - 3
Utah 16 23 Italy 5 44
Venezuela - 7
Vermont 10 10 Jamaica 2 1 Viet Nam 7 12
Virginia 134 108 Japan 5 59
Jordan 2 2 West Bank 1 1
Washington 80 89
West Virginia 6 2 Kazakhstan 7 10 Zambia 1 -
Wisconsin 33 40 Kenya 6 1 Zimbabwe 3 1
Wyoming 7 1 Korea 24 187
Total Non-U.S. 485 2,926
U.S. Territories and Dependencies   Kuwait - 2
Guam 2 1 Kyrgyzstan - 1 Grand Total 4,527 6,804
Puerto Rico 51 28
Virgin Islands 5 - Latvia - 4
U.S. Citizens with Lebanon 4 25
Foreign Address 178 181 Lithuania 1 -
Total U. S. 4,042 3,878                
*Country of Citizenship; students with Permanent Residence status are included with U.S. Citizens.