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MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY  
NUMBER OF STUDENTS BY COURSE AND YEAR  
October 7, 2016
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 2015-16
Y Y
FALL TERM 2016-2017 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 4 9 6 1 20 176 41 7 - 224 244 IV
Architecture, IV-B - - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 IV-B
Urban Studies and Planning, XI 4 4 4 2 14 141 56 11 - 208 222 XI
Program in Media Arts and Sciences, MAS - - - - - 94 79 1 - 174 174 MAS
Real Estate Development, RED   - - - - -   35 - - - 35   35   RED
Total   8 13 10 4 35   446 176 19 - 641   676   Total
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING                          
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI 47 36 50 6 139 107 114 2 - 223 362 XVI
Aerospace Eng. with Information Technology, XVI-2 - - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 XVI-2
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI-ENG 3 7 2 1 13 - - - - - 13 XVI-ENG
Biological Engineering, XX 52 44 49 1 146 2 137 1 - 140 286 XX
Chemical Engineering, X 30 33 29 1 93 10 222 - - 232 325 X
Chemical Biological Engineering, X-B 27 18 19 1 65 - - - - - 65 X-B
Chemical Engineering, X-C - - - 1 1 - - - - - 1 X-C
Chemical Engineering, X-ENG 1 - 3 1 5 - - - - - 5 X-ENG
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I - - - - - 93 91 1 - 185 185 I
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-C 1 - 1 - 2 - - - - - 2 I-C
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-E 1 1 - - 2 - - - - - 2 I-E
Civil and Environmental Eng, I-ENG 15 12 16 2 45 - - - - - 45 I-ENG
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 6 1 - 7 7 I-W
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI - - - - - 2 629 5 1 637 637 VI
Electrical Science and Engineering, VI-1 13 28 31 6 78 - - - - - 78 VI-1
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-2 159 150 123 8 440 - - - - - 440 VI-2
Computer Science and Engineering, VI-3 216 204 229 18 667 - - - - - 667 VI-3
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7 37 25 18 5 85 - - - - - 85 VI-7
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-P (M.Eng.) - - - - - 219 - - - 219 219 VI-P
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7P - - - - - 1 - - - 1 1 VI-7P
Electrical Eng and Computer Science, VI-PA (M.Eng., Internship) - - - - - 7 - - - 7 7 VI-PA
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 4 - - 4 4 VI-W
Materials Science and Engineering, III 37 30 30 1 98 67 103 - - 170 268 III
Materials Science and Engineering, III-A 4 2 3 - 9 - - - - - 9 III-A
Mechanical Engineering, II 88 83 81 3 255 219 303 5 - 527 782 II
Mechanical Engineering, II-A 99 91 89 7 286 - - - - - 286 II-A
Mechanical Engineering, II-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - 3 11 - - 14 14 II-W
Mechanical and Ocean Eng, II-OE 1 3 6 - 10 - - - - - 10 II-OE
Naval Construction and Engineering, II-MN - - - - - 27 - - - 27 27 II-MN
Nuclear Science and Engineering, XXII 10 12 16 1 39 7 103 - - 110 149 XXII
Advanced Study Program, ASP - - - - - - - - 89 89 89 ASP
Program in Computation for Design and Optimization, CDO - - - - - 14 - - - 14 14 CDO
Program in Computational and Systems Biology, CSB - - - - - - 33 - - 33 33 CSB
Engineering Management, EM - - - - - 147 - - 49 196 196 EM
Engineering Systems Division, ESD - - - - - 2 29 3 - 34 34 ESD
Health Sciences and Technology, HST - - - - - 1 274 - - 275* 275* HST
Data, Systems, and Society, IDS - - - - - 70 9 - - 79 79 IDS
Supply Chain Management Program, SCM   - - - - -   40 - - - 40   40   SCM
Total   841 779 795 64 2,479   1,038 2,068 18 139 3,263   5,742   Total
SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES, ARTS, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES                      
Economics, XIV - - - - - - 102 26 - 128 128 XIV
Economics, XIV-1 3 6 14 1 24 - - - - - 24 XIV-1
Mathematical Economics, XIV-2 1 1 1 - 3 - - - - - 3 XIV-2
Anthropology, XXI-A - - 1 1 2 - - - - - 2 XXI-A
History, XXI-H - - 1 - 1 - - - - - 1 XXI-H
Writing and Humanistic Studies, XXI-W 2 - 3 - 5 8 - - - 8 13 XXI-W
Humanities, XXI - 1 - - 1 - - - - - 1 XXI
Humanities and Engineering, XXI-E 2 2 4 2 10 - - - - - 10 XXI-E
Linguistics and Philosophy, XXIV 1 4 5 - 10 1 73 7 - 81 91 XXIV
Political Science, XVII 2 - 5 - 7 1 56 7 - 64 71 XVII
Program in Comparative Media Studies, XXI-CMS 4 2 4 4 14 18 - - - 18 32 XXI-CMS
Program in Science, Technology, and Society, STS   - - - - -   - 24 7 - 31   31   STS
Total   15 16 38 8 77   28 255 47 - 330   407   Total
SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT                          
Management, XV - 9 11 4 24 1,289 93 1 17 1,400 1,424 XV
Management, XV-1 2 3 5 - 10 - - - - - 10 XV-1
Business Analytics, XV-2 11 5 1 - 17 - - - - - 17 XV-2
Finance, XV-3 10 6 2 - 18 - - - - - 18 XV-3
Operations Research, OR   - - - - -   9 76 1 - 86   86   OR
Total   23 23 19 4 69   1,298 169 2 17 1,486   1,555   Total
SCHOOL OF SCIENCE                          
Biology, VII 18 15 26 3 62 2 246 2 - 250 312 VII
Biology, VII-A 3 3 8 1 15 - - - - - 15 VII-A
Biology, VII-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 18 - - 18 18 VII-W
Brain and Cognitive Sciences, IX 25 29 23 2 79 - 97 1 - 98 177 IX
Chemistry, V 13 7 18 2 40 - 238 4 - 242 282 V
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII 2 8 7 - 17 6 68 - - 74 91 XII
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 74 - - 74 74 XII-W
Mathematics, XVIII 54 63 72 5 194 - 126 2 - 128 322 XVIII
Mathematics with Computer Science, XVIII-C 45 34 26 4 109 - - - - - 109 XVIII-C
Physics, VIII   85 59 44 2 190   - 246 2 - 248   438   VIII
Total   245 218 224 19 706   8 1,113 11 - 1,132   1,838   Total
Undesignated Sophomores   8 - - - 8   - - - - -   8   UND
First Year 1,115 - - - - 1,115   - - - - -   1,115   First Year
Special Undergraduate -- No Course                      35    - - - - 35   - - - - -   35   Special-NC
Grand Total                                                             35   1,115 1,140 1,049 1,086 99 4,524   2,818 3,781 97 156 6,852   11,376   Grand Total
Not included in above totals:
Foreign Study:  1 student in the second year, 17 students in the third year,  1 student in the fourth year.
                         
Non-Institute Brandeis, NIR - - - - - 1 1 NIR
Non-Institute Endicott College, NIN - 4 8 - 12 - 12 NIN
Non-Institute Gordon College, NIG - 1 1 - 2 - 2 NIG
Non-Institute Harvard, NIH 16 25 56 96 193 554 747 NIH
Non-Institute MFA/MCA, NIA - - 2 1 3 12 15 NIA
Non-Institute Salem State, NIS 1 2 4 - 7 - 7 NIS
Non-Institute Tufts, NIT 4 6 5 1 16 - 16 NIT
Non-Institute Wellesley, NIW 4 89 102 118 313 - 313 NIW
Non-Institute Research Visitor, NIV - - - - 0 294 294 NIV
Non-Institute Exchange, NIE - - 35 3   38           8   46   NIE
Total 25 127 213 219   584           869   1,453   Total
*Number includes 172 students working on Harvard degrees only.