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MASSACHUSETTS INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY  
NUMBER OF STUDENTS BY COURSE AND YEAR  
October 6, 2017
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 2016-17
Y Y
FALL TERM 2017-2018 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 7 2 4 - 13 181 39 8 - 228 241 IV
Architecture, IV-B - - 3 1 4 - - - - - 4 IV-B
Urban Studies and Planning, XI 2 5 5 1 13 150 58 10 1 219 232 XI
Program in Media Arts and Sciences, MAS - - - - - 95 88 - - 183 183 MAS
Real Estate Development, RED   - - - - -   29 - - - 29   29   RED
Total   9 7 12 2 30   455 185 18 1 659   689   Total
SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING                          
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI 41 42 36 3 122 110 114 4 - 228 350 XVI
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI-ENG 8 5 6 1 20 - - - - - 20 XVI-ENG
Aeronautics and Astronautics, XVI-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 2 - - 2 2 XVI-W
Biological Engineering, XX 57 53 39 - 149 1 131 1 - 133 282 XX
Chemical Engineering, X 26 25 35 1 87 12 213 1 - 226 313 X
Chemical Biological Engineering, X-B 14 26 12 - 52 - - - - - 52 X-B
Chemical Engineering, X-C - 1 - - 1 - - - - - 1 X-C
Chemical Engineering, X-ENG 4 1 2 - 7 - - - - - 7 X-ENG
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I - - - - - 80 82 1 - 163 163 I
Civil and Environmental Eng, I-ENG 13 15 13 1 42 - - - - - 42 I-ENG
Civil and Environmental Engineering, I-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 5 1 - 6 6 I-W
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI - - - - - - 664 3 - 667 667 VI
Electrical Science and Engineering, VI-1 18 12 22 6 58 - - - - - 58 VI-1
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-2 127 141 106 6 380 - - - - - 380 VI-2
Computer Science and Engineering, VI-3 258 257 228 14 757 - - - - - 757 VI-3
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7 23 30 20 - 73 - - - - - 73 VI-7
Computer Science, Economics and Data Science, VI-14 15 5 2 - 22 - - - - - 22 VI-14
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-P (M.Eng.) - - - - - 227 - - - 227 227 VI-P
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7P - - - - - 2 - - - 2 2 VI-7P
Electrical Eng and Computer Science, VI-PA (M.Eng., Internship) - - - - - 17 - - - 17 17 VI-PA
Electrical Science and Engineering, VI-1A - - 3 - 3 - - - - - 3 VI-1A
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-2A - - 3 - 3 - - - - - 3 VI-2A
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, VI-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 3 - - 3 3 VI-W
Materials Science and Engineering, III 25 31 28 - 84 78 95 1 - 174 258 III
Materials Science and Engineering, III-A 4 7 1 1 13 - - - - - 13 III-A
Mechanical Engineering, II 66 97 78 8 249 181 297 5 - 483 732 II
Mechanical Engineering, II-A 103 90 94 8 295 - - - - - 295 II-A
Mechanical Engineering, II-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - 3 12 - - 15 15 II-W
Mechanical and Ocean Eng, II-OE 4 2 3 - 9 - - - - - 9 II-OE
Naval Construction and Engineering, II-MN - - - - - 28 - - - 28 28 II-MN
Nuclear Science and Engineering, XXII 9 7 12 1 29 7 104 - - 111 140 XXII
Advanced Study Program, ASP - - - - - - - - 89 89 89 ASP
Program in Computation for Design and Optimization, CDO - - - - - 12 - - - 12 12 CDO
Program in Computational and Systems Biology, CSB - - - - - - 37 - - 37 37 CSB
Engineering Management, EM - - - - - 153 - - 40 193 193 EM
Engineering Systems Division, ESD - - - - - - 21 - - 21 21 ESD
Health Sciences and Technology, HST* - - - - - - 288 1 - 289 289 HST
Data, Systems, and Society, IDS - - - - - 68 19 - - 87 87 IDS
Supply Chain Management Program, SCM   - - - - -   42 - - - 42   42   SCM
Total   815 847 743 50 2,455   1,021 2,087 18 129 3,255   5,710   Total
SCHOOL OF HUMANITIES, ARTS, AND SOCIAL SCIENCES                      
Economics, XIV - - - - - - 100 27 - 127 127 XIV
Economics, XIV-1 6 - 3 2 11 - - - - - 11 XIV-1
Mathematical Economics, XIV-2 9 5 5 - 19 - - - - - 19 XIV-2
Computer Science, Economics and Data Science, VI-14** 15 5 2 - 22 - - - - - 22 VI-14
Literature, XXI-L - - 1 - 1 - - - - - 1 XXI-L
Writing and Humanistic Studies, XXI-W - 4 - 1 5 8 - - - 8 13 XXI-W
Humanities, XXI - - 1 - 1 - - - - - 1 XXI
Humanities and Engineering, XXI-E 3 3 3 - 9 - - - - - 9 XXI-E
Humanities and Science, XXI-S 1 1 - 1 3 - - - - - 3 XXI-S
Linguistics and Philosophy, XXIV 1 4 3 2 10 1 76 3 - 80 90 XXIV
Political Science, XVII 1 2 1 - 4 2 60 7 - 69 73 XVII
Program in Comparative Media Studies, XXI-CMS 4 5 - 2 11 16 - - - 16 27 XXI-CMS
Program in Science, Technology, and Society, STS   - - - - -   - 25 5 - 30   30   STS
Total   25 24 17 8 74   27 261 42 - 330   404   Total
SLOAN SCHOOL OF MANAGEMENT                          
Management, XV - 2 8 1 11 1,315 99 2 7 1,423 1,434 XV
Management, XV-1 3 2 4 2 11 - - - - - 11 XV-1
Business Analytics, XV-2 10 11 5 - 26 - - - - - 26 XV-2
Finance, XV-3 18 13 7 - 38 - - - - - 38 XV-3
Operations Research, OR   - - - - -   10 75 - - 85   85   OR
Total   31 28 24 3 86   1,325 174 2 7 1,508   1,594   Total
SCHOOL OF SCIENCE                          
Biology, VII 19 13 13 2 47 1 246 2 - 249 296 VII
Biology, VII-A 6 4 9 1 20 - - - - - 20 VII-A
Chemistry and Biology, V-7** 12 7 4 - 23 - - - - - 23 V-7
Computer Science and Molecular Biology, VI-7** 23 30 20 - 73 - - - - - 73 VI-7
Biology, VII-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - - 10 - - 10 10 VII-W
Brain and Cognitive Sciences, IX 25 23 27 1 76 - 104 1 2 107 183 IX
Chemistry, V 14 9 7 - 30 - 273 2 - 275 305 V
Chemistry and Biology, V-7 12 7 4 - 23 - - - - - 23 V-7
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII 7 3 6 - 16 6 61 - - 67 83 XII
Earth, Atmospheric, and Planetary Sciences, XII-W (Woods Hole) - - - - - 1 71 - - 72 72 XII-W
Mathematics, XVIII 65 59 60 15 199 1 127 - - 128 327 XVIII
Mathematics with Computer Science, XVIII-C 43 40 28 5 116 - - - - - 116 XVIII-C
Physics, VIII   71 79 56 4 210   1 258 - - 259   469   VIII
Total   262 237 210 28 737   10 1,150 5 2 1,167   1,904   Total
Undesignated Sophomores   8 - - - 8   - - - - -   8   UND
First Year 1,099 - - - - 1,099   - - - - -   1,099   First Year
Special Undergraduate -- No Course                      58    - - - - 58   - - - - -   58   Special-NC
Grand Total                                                             58   1,099 1,150 1,143 1,006 91 4,547   2,838 3,857 85 139 6,919   11,466   Grand Total
Not included in above totals:
Foreign Study:  3 students in the third year,  1 student in the fourth year.
Non-Institute Brandeis, NIR - - - - - 1 1 NIR
Non-Institute Harvard, NIH 10 23 42 74 149 609 758 NIH
Non-Institute MFA/MCA, NIA - - 2 - 2 9 11 NIA
Non-Institute Tufts, NIT 4 3 2 3 12 - 12 NIT
Non-Institute Wellesley, NIW 2 80 90 137 309 - 309 NIW
Non-Institute Research Visitor, NIV - 2 6 2 10 338 348 NIV
Non-Institute Exchange, NIE - - 4 12   16           8   24   NIE
Total 16 108 146 228   498           965   1,463   Total
*Number includes 184 students working on Harvard degrees only.
**Students in jointly offered majors not included in non-primary department totals.