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MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY  
NUMBER OF STUDENTS BY COURSE AND YEAR  
October 9, 2015
Prior Years: 1998-99 1999-00 2000-01 2001-02 2002-03 2003-04 2004-05 2005-06
2006-07 2007-08 2008-09 2009-10 2010-11 2011-12 2012-13 2013-14
2014-15
Y Y
FALL TERM 2015-2016 OFFICE OF THE REGISTRAR
      Year     Total     Doctoral            
Under- Master/ Non- Total Grand Course
Course   2 3 4 5 grads   Eng. Reg. Res. Spec'l. Grads   Total   Number
SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE AND PLANNING                              
Architecture, IV 8 6 10 1 25 164 37 9 - 210 235 IV
Architecture, IV-B - - 1 - 1 - - - - - 1 IV-B
Urban Studies and Planning, XI 3 4 4 - 11 124 51 9 - 184 195 XI
Program in Media Arts and Sciences, MAS - - - - - 89 73 2 - 164 164 MAS
Real Estate Development, RED   - - - - -   36 - - - 36   36   RED
Total   11 10 15 1 37   413 161 20 - 594   631   Total
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING                          
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI - - - - - 111 115 2 - 228 228 XVI
Aerospace Engineering, XVI 41 52 58 1 152 - - - - - 152 XVI
Aerospace Eng. with Information Technology, XVI-2 - - 1 2 3 - - - - - 3 XVI-2
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI-ENG 6 2 3 - 11 - - - - - 11 XVI-ENG
Biological Engineering, XX 51 52 43 5 151 1 136 - - 137 288 XX
Chemical Engineering, X 36 29 41 2 108 15 218 - - 233 341 X
Chemical Biological Engineering, X-B 18 21 21 - 60 - - - - - 60 X-B
Chemical Engineering, X-C 1 - 1 - 2 - - - - - 2 X-C
Chemical Engineering, X-ENG 1 3 2 - 6 - - - - - 6 X-ENG
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I - - - - - 82 92 1 - 175 175 I
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-A - - 2 1 3 - - - - - 3 I-A
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-C - 1 8 - 9 - - - - - 9 I-C
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-E - - 7 - 7 - - - - - 7 I-E
Civil and Environmental Eng, I-ENG 12 17 8 - 37 - - - - - 37 I-ENG
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 7 1 - 8 8 I-W
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI - - - - - 4 621 8 - 633 633 VI
Electrical Science and Engineering, VI-1 25 31 28 2 86 - - - - - 86 VI-1
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-2 160 162 107 12 441 - - - - - 441 VI-2
Computer Science and Engineering, VI-3 188 206 190 10 594 - - - - - 594 VI-3
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7 27 24 31 1 83 - - - - - 83 VI-7
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-P (M.Eng.) - - - - - 182 - - - 182 182 VI-P
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7P - - - - - 3 - - - 3 3 VI-7P
Electrical Eng and Computer Science, VI-PA (M.Eng., Internship) - - - - - 10 - - - 10 10 VI-PA
  Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-2A - - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 VI-2A
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 4 - - 4 4 VI-W
Materials Science and Engineering, III 37 33 25 - 95 62 115 3 - 180 275 III
Materials Science and Engineering, III-A - 3 4 2 9 - - - - - 9 III-A
Mechanical Engineering, II 80 85 79 8 252 194 322 1 - 517 769 II
Mechanical Engineering, II-A 97 81 100 15 293 - - - - - 293 II-A
Mechanical Engineering, II-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - 4 7 - - 11 11 II-W
Mechanical and Ocean Eng, II-OE 2 8 3 - 13 - - - - - 13 II-OE
Naval Construction and Engineering, II-MN - - - - - 29 - - - 29 29 II-MN
Ocean Engineering, II-MO - - - - - 1 - - - 1 1 II-MO
Nuclear Science and Engineering, XXII 14 15 8 2 39 9 99 - - 108 147 XXII
Advanced Study Program, ASP - - - - - - - - 129 129 129 ASP
Program in Computation for Design and Optimization, CDO - - - - - 24 - - - 24 24 CDO
Program in Computational and Systems Biology, CSB - - - - - - 36 - - 36 36 CSB
Engineering Management, EM - - - - - 151 - - 31 182 182 EM
Engineering Systems Division, ESD - - - - - 90 40 - - 130 130 ESD
Health Sciences and Technology, HST - - - - - - 283 3 - 286* 286* HST
Supply Chain Management Program, SCM   - - - - -   37 - - - 37   37   SCM
Total   796 825 770 64 2,455   1,009 2,095 19 160 3,283   5,738   Total
SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES, ARTS, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES                      
Economics, XIV 3 12 11 4 30 - 109 21 - 130 160 XIV
Anthropology, XXI-A - 1 2 - 3 - - - - - 3 XXI-A
History, XXI-H - 1 - - 1 - - - - - 1 XXI-H
Literature, XXI-L - - 1 - 1 - - - - - 1 XXI-L
Music and Theater Arts, XXI-M 1 1 2 - 4 - - - - - 4 XXI-M
Writing and Humanistic Studies, XXI-W 1 4 - - 5 7 - - - 7 12 XXI-W
Humanities and Engineering, XXI-E - 5 7 1 13 - - - - - 13 XXI-E
Linguistics and Philosophy, XXIV 3 4 2 1 10 - 71 10 - 81 91 XXIV
Political Science, XVII 1 4 2 - 7 - 56 9 - 65 72 XVII
Program in Comparative Media Studies, XXI-CMS - 2 3 2 7 18 - - - 18 25 XXI-CMS
Program in Science, Technology, and Society, STS   - - - - -   - 29 7 - 36   36   STS
Total   9 34 30 8 81   25 265 47 - 337   418   Total
SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT                          
Management, XV 13 18 17 4 52 1,258 92 - 12 1,362 1,414 XV
Operations Research, OR   - - - - -   8 72 - - 80   80   OR
Total   13 18 17 4 52   1,266 164 - 12 1,442   1,494   Total
SCHOOL OF SCIENCE                          
Biology, VII 19 30 37 1 87 1 259 1 - 261 348 VII
Biology, VII-A 4 1 4 2 11 - - - - - 11 VII-A
Biology, VII-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 21 1 - 22 22 VII-W
Brain and Cognitive Sciences, IX 22 20 27 3 72 - 107 - 1 108 180 IX
Chemistry, V 14 18 18 - 50 - 232 4 - 236 286 V
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII 8 7 5 - 20 7 72 1 - 80 100 XII
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - 1 76 - - 77 77 XII-W
Mathematics, XVIII 70 69 69 8 216 - 124 1 - 125 341 XVIII
Mathematics with Computer Science, XVIII-C 26 26 32 4 88 - - - - - 88 XVIII-C
Physics, VIII   66 45 64 5 180   - 239 - - 239   419   VIII
Total   229 216 256 23 724   9 1,130 8 1 1,148   1,872   Total
Undesignated Sophomores   12 - - - 12   - - - - -   12   UND
First Year 1,113 - - - - 1,113   - - - - -   1,113   First Year
Special Undergraduate -- No Course                      53    - - - - 53   - - - - -   53   Special-NC
Grand Total                                                             53   1,113 1,070 1,103 1,088 100 4,527   2,722 3,815 94 173 6,804   11,331   Grand Total
Not included in above totals:
Foreign Study:  25 students in the third year,  3 students in the fourth year.
Non-Institute Brandeis, NIR - - - - - 2 2 NIR
Non-Institute Gordon College, NIG - - - 1 1 - 1 NIG
Non-Institute Harvard, NIH 4 12 49 54 119 398 517 NIH
Non-Institute MFA/MCA, NIA - 1 1 1 3 5 8 NIA
Non-Institute Tufts, NIT 4 3 1 1 9 - 9 NIT
Non-Institute Wellesley, NIW 4 65 79 101 249 - 249 NIW
Non-Institute Research Visitor, NIV - - 3 - 3 284 287 NIV
Non-Institute Exchange, NIE - - 37 -   37           10   47   NIE
Total 12 81 170 158   421           699   1,120   Total
*Number includes 177 students working on Harvard degrees only.