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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF STUDENTS 
October 6, 2017
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 2015-2016 2016-2017
FALL TERM 2017-2018             OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
  UG Grad.     UG Grad.     UG Grad.
UNITED STATES* FOREIGN COUNTRIES*
Alabama 16 13 Afghanistan 1 - Macedonia 3 1
Alaska 10 6 Albania 4 - Malaysia 4 18
Arizona 53 36 Algeria - 1 Mauritius 1 3
Arkansas 6 6 Argentina 2 30 Mexico 13 41
Armenia 2 2 Moldova 3 1
California 728 555 Australia 5 33 Mongolia 5 3
Colorado 56 50 Austria - 10 Montenegro 1 -
Connecticut 91 64 Azerbaijan - 3 Morocco 3 5
 
Delaware 9 7 Bahrain 2 1 Nepal 7 4
District of Columbia 7 75 Bangladesh 5 12 Netherlands 3 14
Barbados 1 - New Zealand 2 11
Florida 221 144 Belarus 1 1 Nicaragua - 1
Belgium 2 7 Nigeria 2 8
Georgia 92 64 Bolivia 1 3 Norway 4 10
Bosnia-Hercegovina 3 2
Hawaii 25 14 Botswana - 1 Oman 1 1
Brazil 11 63
Idaho 12 11 Bulgaria 5 7 Pakistan 4 26
Illinois 153 139 Burma 1 2 Panama 3 1
Indiana 28 31 Paraguay 2 -
Iowa 11 38 Cambodia 1 1 Peru 4 12
Cameroon - 1 Philippines 3 9
Kansas 21 13 Canada 22 239 Poland 3 12
Kentucky 16 17 Chile 2 35 Portugal 1 3
China 83 711
Louisiana 18 15 Colombia 3 25 Qatar - 1
Congo 1 -
Maine 29 21 Costa Rica 2 7 Romania 5 11
Maryland 134 108 Croatia 1 2 Russia 1 37
Massachusetts 356 675 Cuba 1 - Rwanda 3 1
Michigan 85 97 Cyprus 3 3
Minnesota 49 54 Czech Republic - 1 Saudi Arabia 7 25
Mississippi 8 3 Senegal - 1
Missouri 29 39 Denmark - 8 Serbia  1 6
Montana 8 5 Sierra Leone 1 -
Ecuador - 3 Singapore 12 86
Nebraska 14 8 Egypt 2 17 Slovakia 1 -
Nevada 20 5 El Salvador 3 1 Slovenia - 1
New Hampshire 32 30 Estonia 1 - South Africa 2 9
New Jersey 190 163 Ethiopia 4 2 South Sudan 1 -
New Mexico 11 20 Spain - 60
New York 360 406 Finland 1 3 Sri Lanka 3 4
North Carolina 60 54 France 2 104 Stateless - 5
North Dakota 5 2 St. Lucia 2 -
Georgia 4 - St. Vincent & Grenadines 1 -
Ohio 69 67 Germany 6 61 Sudan 1 -
Oklahoma 20 16 Ghana 5 3 Sweden 2 8
Oregon 25 26 Greece 6 35 Switzerland 1 9
Guatemala - 1 Syria 5 2
Pennsylvania 126 140
Haiti 2 1 Taiwan 11 59
Rhode Island 15 28 Honduras - 1 Tajikistan - 1
Hong  Kong 8 12 Tanzania 3 -
South Carolina 12 13 Hungary 1 5 Thailand 21 34
South Dakota 6 - Trinidad & Tobago   5 2
Iceland - 3 Tunisia 1 3
Tennessee 21 33 India 29 310 Turkey 10 42
Texas 277 189 Indonesia 5 16 Turkmenistan 1 -
Iran 6 34  
Utah 14 30 Iraq 1 1 Uganda 1 1
Ireland 1 5 Ukraine 7 10
Vermont 9 16 Israel 6 60 United Arab Emirates - 6
Virginia 132 108 Italy 5 35 United Kingdom 18 55
Uruguay - 8
Washington 90 89 Jamaica 2 1
West Virginia 7 2 Japan 5 57 Vanuatu - 1
Wisconsin 37 55 Jordan 3 2 Venezuela 2 3
Wyoming 5 2 Viet Nam 8 17
Kazakhstan 1 8
U.S. Territories and Dependencies   Kenya 6 4 West Bank 1 -
Guam 3 2 Korea 21 183
N. Mariana Islands 1 - Kuwait - 2 Zambia 1 1
Puerto Rico 42 31 Kyrgyzstan 1 - Zimbabwe 4 2
Virgin Islands 1 1
U.S. Citizens with Latvia 1 1 Total Non-U.S. 521 2,892
Foreign Address 151 191 Lebanon 3 14
Grand Total 4,547 6,919
Total U. S. 4,026 4,027   Macau - 1        
*Country of Citizenship; students with Permanent Residence status are included with U.S. Citizens.