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Learn a little more about MIT Degrees Awarded, Retention and Graduation Rates, and Pell Grants.

Degrees, graduation rates, and Pell Grants

Jump to the three sections:
Degrees Awarded | Retention & Graduation | Pell Grants

 


Degrees Awarded at MIT

Degrees Awarded from July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018:

EthnicityBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorateTotal
International (Not US Citizen or Perm. Resident)1037632761,142
Hispanic or Latino14510920274
American Indian or Alaskan Native3328
Asian26821456538
Black or African American663011107
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander0000
White3865732321,191
Two or more races634114118
Race/Ethnicity Unknown116734112
Total1,0451,8006453,490

Degrees Awarded from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017

EthnicityBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorateTotal
International (Not US Citizen or Perm. Resident)1007902581,148
Hispanic or Latino17514320338
American Indian or Alaskan Native213
Asian27819175544
Black or African American5434593
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander11
White4185132061,137
Two or more races684419131
Race/Ethnicity Unknown257538138
Total1,1211,7906223,533

Degrees Awarded from July 1, 2015 to June 30, 2016:

EthnicityBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorateTotal
International (Not US Citizen or Perm. Resident)1147672741,155
Hispanic or Latino16412628318
American Indian or Alaskan Native0033
Asian27718268527
Black or African American6424896
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander0202
White4195172011,137
Two or more races534818119
Race/Ethnicity Unknown208846154
Total1,1111,7546463,511

 


 

Retention and Graduation Rates

Full-time, first-time bachelor's cohort retention rate:

Returning fall20142015201620172018
Pct.99%98%98%99%98.5%

 

6 year graduation rates (completers within 150%) by cohort year:

Gender20052006200720082009201020112012
Overall93%93%93%91%92%93%94%94%
Men91%92%91%90%90%92%92%94%
Women95%93%95%92%95%94%96%95%

Ethnicity2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 20112012
Nonresident alien90%95%96%89%96%94%94%97%
Hispanic/Latino88%88%87%87%81%89%90%90%
American Indian or Alaska Native64%80%100%67%63%25%100%N/A
Asian98%96%98%95%97%95%94%96%
Black or African American87%84%80%82%87%88%85%89%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific IslanderN/AN/AN/AN/A0%N/AN/AN/A
White94%94%95%92%93%93%96%95%
Two or more races100%100%93%100%92%96%93%89%
Race and ethnicity unknown91%92%88%97%97%100%100%100%
Total93%93%93%91%92%93%94%94%

Financial Aid Group (within entering year)2009 2010 20112012
Recipients of a Federal Pell Grant87%86%87%92%
Recipients of a subsidized Stafford Loan who did not receive a Pell Grant94%93%93%92%
Students who did not receive either a Pell Grant or a subsidized Stafford Loan94%94%95%98%

 


 

Percentage of undergraduate students receiving Pell grants

Year2012-132013-142014-152015-162016-172017-18
Pct.18%18%18%18%17%18%