Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Cambridge, MA
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology Reviews

Based on 40 Reviews
77 Massachusetts Avenue Cambridge, MA
College Review
Career PreparationA
Students and CultureA
FacilitiesA
Activities and GroupsA
A
Excellent
Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Massachusetts Institute of Technology

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Transportation and Highway Engineering
24
1
Real Estate Development
26
Nuclear Engineering
8
23
14
Mechanical Engineering
197
144
58
Materials Engineering
45
12
31
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
12
19
10
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
49
70
63
Civil Engineering, General
15
35
7
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
3
62
11
Chemical Engineering
43
30
38
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
22
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
58
4
39
Architecture
8
57
12
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
52
48
29
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Operations Research
10
11
Economics, General
31
0
12
Business/commerce, General
44
780
15
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Systems Engineering
157
13
Computer Science
290
131
38
Computer and Information Sciences, General
12
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Planetary Astronomy and Science
2
3
Physics, General
81
6
39
Oceanography, Chemical and Physical
0
6
Neuroscience
23
3
4
Meteorology
1
1
Mathematics, General
119
1
21
Mathematics and Computer Science
23
Geophysics and Seismology
0
8
Geology/earth Science, General
6
1
4
Computational Biology
14
4
7
Chemistry, General
20
4
40
Biology/biological Sciences, General
63
3
32
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology, General
2
2
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Mass Communication/media Studies
9
11
Journalism, Other
8
Digital Communication and Media/multimedia
39
13
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Science, Technology and Society
2
5
Political Science and Government, General
4
4
7
Philosophy
5
0
Linguistics
5
1
5
History, General
0
Cognitive Science
9
7
Anthropology
0
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies
5
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
0
English Language and Literature, General
3
Creative Writing
6
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Music, General
6
* Number of pople in 2015 that gradutated with thie degree and study level.
School Accreditation Information
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Architecture , Class of 1994
Advisors, clubs, mentoring
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Brain and Cognitive Science, Class of 1999
Career fairs, undergraduate research opportunities projects
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Math, Class of 2008
Student services department
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1981
UROP program
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MBA, Class of 2013
Lots of hands on experience with companies and projects
Rated January 2016
Alumni
chemical engineering, Class of 1983
excellent alumni services
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 1991
World class education, many alumni clubs and events, continuing education opportunities.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Electrical Engineering, Class of 1993
Career Services office and staff.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
neuroscience, Class of 2005
extensive grad school program assistance, alumni online web portals to connect with other alumni and professionals in the field
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer science, Class of 2015
-Career fair and counseling -Research opportunities with professors -A solid curriculum in almost all technical subjects -An opportunity to connect with some of the smartest undergraduates in the world
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Architecture , Class of 1994
Diverse, intelligent, supportive
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Brain and Cognitive Science, Class of 1999
Nerdy
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Math, Class of 2008
Hard working, scientific
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1981
Nerdy, quiet, friendly
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MBA, Class of 2013
Very very collaborative, and emphasized unity of purpose and having fun will being effective.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
chemical engineering, Class of 1983
extremely intelligent. inquisitive. innovative.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 1991
Geeks/geekdom
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Electrical Engineering, Class of 1993
Nerdy
Rated January 2016
Alumni
neuroscience, Class of 2005
smart, hard working
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer science, Class of 2015
Smart, passionate about science and engineering, running the gamut from theoretical physics to making a startup
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Architecture , Class of 1994
Excellent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Brain and Cognitive Science, Class of 1999
Very nice
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Math, Class of 2008
Very technologically advanced
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1981
Labs great, dining closed early, bad for sports teams
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MBA, Class of 2013
Absolutely top notch
Rated January 2016
Alumni
chemical engineering, Class of 1983
generally very good.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 1991
Wide variety from good to bad
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Electrical Engineering, Class of 1993
Decent
Rated January 2016
Alumni
neuroscience, Class of 2005
labs were good, dorms and classrooms are pretty normal with varying degrees of size and quaity, ok food.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer science, Class of 2015
Dorms all have a unique culture. Facilities are generally well maintained, though MIT administration does have a nasty habit of ignoring small maintainence problems until they become large ones.
Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 10 Reviews
Alumni
Architecture , Class of 1994
Research opportunities, collaborative efforts, philanthropy
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Brain and Cognitive Science, Class of 1999
Cosplay, crew, sororities and fraternities
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Math, Class of 2008
Research, outreach, and entrepreneurship groups
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Chemical Engineering, Class of 1981
UROP, IAP
Rated January 2016
Alumni
MBA, Class of 2013
Lots of cultural parties sponsored by student groups and the school
Rated January 2016
Alumni
chemical engineering, Class of 1983
sci fi library. roach art and architecture library. MediaLab
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Mechanical Engineering, Class of 1991
Strong Greek life.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Electrical Engineering, Class of 1993
Most Varsity sports of any university.
Rated January 2016
Alumni
neuroscience, Class of 2005
all kinds of nerdy smart things, still a large number of sports teams/clubs
Rated January 2016
Alumni
Computer science, Class of 2015
Hacking, both computers and physical things. Mystery hunt, a big puzzle competition.
Rated January 2016