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The mission of the California Institute of Technology is to expand human knowledge and benefit society through research integrated with education. We investigate the most challenging, fundamental problems in science and technology in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere, while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society.
|Admissions office phone number||-|
|Open admission policy||No|
|Undergraduate Application fee||$65|
|Admission test scores||Required|
|Secondary school GPA||Neither required nor recommended|
|Secondary school rank||Recommended|
|Secondary school record||Required|
|Completion of college preparatory program||Required|
|Formal demonstration of competencies||Neither required nor recommended|
|Students submitting SAT||91%|
|SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score||700|
|SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score||790|
|SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score||760|
|SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score||800|
|Students submitting ACT||39%|
|ACT Composite 25th percentile score||33|
|ACT Composite 75th percentile score||35|
|American Indian/Alaskan Native||0%|
|In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates||$36,387|
|Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates||$36,387|
|Books and Supplies||$1,323|
|On-campus room and board||$11,676|
|Off-campus room and board||$10,980|
|Students Receiving Aid||74%|
|Receiving Federal Grants||10% , $6,434 on average|
|Receiving Institutional Aid||51% , $28,695 on average|
|Receiving Student Loans||26% , $3,532 on average|
Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||Bachelor||Master||Doctorate|
|Biochemistry/Biophysics and Molecular Biology||0||2||4|
|Biology/Biological Sciences, General||18||3||15|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||Bachelor||Master||Doctorate|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||Bachelor||Master||Doctorate|
|Computer and Information Sciences, General||19||6||1|
|Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering||1||16||6|
|Civil Engineering, General||0||2||0|
|Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering||21||26||9|
|Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering||1||3||4|
|English Language and Literature/Letters||Bachelor||Master||Doctorate|
|English Language and Literature, General||0||0||0|
|History and Philosophy of Science and Technology||0||0||0|
|Mathematics and Statistics||Bachelor||Master||Doctorate|
|Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other||0||0||0|
|Philosophy and Religious Studies||Bachelor||Master||Doctorate|
|Geology/Earth Science, General||0||1||3|
|Geophysics and Seismology||1||3||4|
|Planetary Astronomy and Science||1||6||5|
|Political Science and Government, General||0||0||0|
|Social Sciences, General||0||6||7|
|Regular application deadline||January 2|
|Priority application deadline||-|
|Fall application deadline||January 1|
|SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due||December 31|
|SAT Subject score report due||December 31|
|College will notify student by||April 1|
|Student must reply to acceptance by||May 1|
|Deadline for housing deposit||-|
|Financial aid priority deadline||-|
|Financial aid deadline||January 15|
|College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about||-|
|Student must reply to financial aid decision by||-|
|Early decision deadline||-|
|College will notify student of early decision by||-|
|Early action deadline||November 1|
|College will notify student of early action by||December 15|
|Transfer priority application deadline||-|
|Transfer priority financial aid deadline||March 2|
|Transfer application closing date||February 15|
|Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms||-|
|College will notify student of transfer decision by||May 1|
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