Illinois Institute of Technology

Chicago, IL, USA
3.75 Average Rating

Created by the merger of Lewis Institute and Armour Institute, The Illinois Institute of Technology is a scientific and technical research institution in Chicago. IIT hosts eight colleges and schools conferring undergraduate degrees in over 40 fields of study focused on engineering, business, the sciences, and applied technology. To promote on-campus sustainability, IIT is home to the nation’s first functional microgrid which curbs greenhouse gas emissions and eliminates costly electronic outages. For architecture enthusiasts, the IIT campus features a main campus designed by famed architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Private
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
57%
Out-Of-State Students
29%
0
100
58%
Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 28
0
36
Average SAT Composite: 1253
0
1600

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Other December 1, 2019
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Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
6,753
Total Number of Undergrads
3,026
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • ROTC Air Force
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
37%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
72%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
12:1
US National: 21:1
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Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$25,814
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$47,480
Out-of-State Tuition
$47,480
0
100
86%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
100%
Average Aid Per Year
$34,691
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Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
69%
31%
Student Organizations
201
Size of Town
Major city
LGBTQIA Student Resource Groups
yes
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After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Chicago
San Francisco
New York
Los Angeles
Washington
Employed
6 mos. after graduation
87%
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$69,100
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What Students Are Saying

3.75 Average Rating
IIT is a great school, especially for those how are majoring in engineering or architecture. The school is widely diverse with students from around the country and the world. IIT has great access to Chicago and all its benefits.
Travis from O'Fallon, IL
IIT is an amazing school, with amazing people. The teachers and students alike are friendly, amazing resources. Illinois Tech supplies students with the resources needed to ensure success.
Christina from Chicago, IL