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Massachusetts Institute of Technology
GEOGRAPHIC DISTRIBUTION OF STUDENTS 
October 7, 2016
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
FALL TERM 2016-2017             OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
  UG Grad.     UG Grad.     UG Grad.
UNITED STATES* FOREIGN COUNTRIES*
Alabama 20 11 Afghanistan 1 - Macedonia 2 1
Alaska 9 5 Albania 3 - Malaysia 3 22
Arizona 60 33 Algeria - 1 Mauritius 2 3
Arkansas 5 8 Argentina 1 28 Mexico 10 52
Armenia 3 4 Moldova 2 -
California 722 544 Australia 4 31 Mongolia 4 1
Colorado 49 51 Austria - 9 Morocco 3 9
Connecticut 92 72 Azerbaijan - 2
  Nepal 7 4
Delaware 9 9 Bahrain 2 1 Netherlands 2 17
District of Columbia 6 71 Bangladesh 7 9 New Zealand 2 12
Barbados 1 - Nicaragua - 1
Florida 237 142 Belarus 1 1 Nigeria 2 11
Belgium 2 8 Norway 2 11
Georgia 93 67 Bolivia 1 -
Bosnia-Hercegovina 3 2 Oman 1 -
Hawaii 26 17 Brazil 8 67
Bulgaria 2 8 Pakistan 4 26
Idaho 12 12 Burundi 1 - Panama 3 -
Illinois 148 129 Burma 1 1 Paraguay 1 1
Indiana 30 37 Peru 3 9
Iowa 13 38 Cambodia 2 2 Philippines 3 3
Cameroon 1 1 Poland 3 12
Kansas 18 12 Canada 26 238 Portugal - 3
Kentucky 21 15 Chile 1 29
China 70 695 Qatar - 1
Louisiana 16 15 Colombia 4 24
Congo 1 - Romania 5 12
Maine 30 23 Costa Rica 2 6 Russia 2 29
Maryland 138 103 Cote d'Ivoire 1 - Rwanda 2 4
Massachusetts 357 686 Croatia 1 -
Michigan 93 80 Cyprus 2 2 Saudi Arabia 5 26
Minnesota 43 54 Czech Republic - 1 Senegal - 1
Mississippi 8 1 Serbia  1 5
Missouri 27 32 Denmark - 8 Singapore 8 88
Montana 5 6 Slovakia 1 -
Ecuador 2 4 Slovenia - 1
Nebraska 12 6 Egypt 4 17 Somalia 1 -
Nevada 11 5 El Salvador 3 1 South Africa 2 10
New Hampshire 32 38 Estonia 1 1 South Sudan 1 -
New Jersey 198 159 Ethiopia 2 3 Spain 1 55
New Mexico 13 26 Sri Lanka 2 4
New York 363 379 Finland - 3 Stateless - 5
North Carolina 61 58 France 1 106 St. Lucia 1 -
North Dakota 5 4 St. Vincent & Grenadines 1 -
Gambia - 1 Sudan - 2
Ohio 66 65 Georgia 3 2 Sweden 1 9
Oklahoma 21 14 Germany 4 63 Switzerland 2 17
Oregon 28 28 Ghana 5 1 Syria 2 3
Greece 6 45
Pennsylvania 136 129 Guatemala - 1 Taiwan 9 67
Tajikistan - 2
Rhode Island 17 25 Haiti 2 1 Tanzania 1 -
Honduras - 1 Thailand 16 43
South Carolina 12 18 Hong  Kong 4 5 Trinidad & Tobago   5 -
South Dakota 7 1 Hungary 1 6 Tunisia 2 3
Turkey 11 46
Tennessee 21 31 Iceland 1 - Turkmenistan 1 -
Texas 267 182 India 22 306  
Indonesia 4 10 Uganda 1 1
Utah 14 29 Iran 5 33 Ukraine 5 8
Iraq 1 - United Arab Emirates 1 3
Vermont 9 14 Ireland 1 14 United Kingdom 14 55
Virginia 140 109 Israel 6 60 Uruguay - 5
Italy 5 39
Washington 85 85 Venezuela - 7
West Virginia 8 2 Jamaica 1 1 Viet Nam 6 13
Wisconsin 35 44 Japan 7 54
Wyoming 7 1 Jordan 2 3 West Bank 1 -
U.S. Territories and Dependencies   Kazakhstan 3 11 Zambia - 1
Guam 3 2 Kenya 5 2 Zimbabwe 4 -
N. Mariana Islands 1 - Korea 23 189
Puerto Rico 51 29 Kuwait - 2 Total Non-U.S. 457 2,908
Virgin Islands 2 1 Kyrgyzstan 1 -
U.S. Citizens with Grand Total 4,524 6,852
Foreign Address 155 187 Latvia 1 2
Lebanon 4 19
Total U. S. 4,067 3,944   Lithuania 1 -        
*Country of Citizenship; students with Permanent Residence status are included with U.S. Citizens.