Illinois Institute of Technology: Ranking & Review

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Chicago Rank United States Rank World Rank
4 163 476
Top 3%

Illinois Institute of Technology Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Acceptance Rate54%51%61%
Enrolled undergraduates471322149
Enrolled total (including graduate students)7,1644,6172,547

1,169 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

337 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

Male-Female Ratio

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

Admission requirements

It’s free to apply for undergraduates. Application fee for graduates - $75.

Secondary school GPARecommended
Secondary school rankRecommended
Secondary school recordRequired
Completion of the college-preparatory programRecommended
Formal demonstration of competenciesNeither required nor recommended
Admission test scoresRequired
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)Neither required nor recommended
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language)Required

Typical SAT scores

Number of students submitting SAT scores156
Percent of students submitting SAT scores33%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing

Typical ACT scores

Number of students submitting ACT scores361
Percent of students submitting ACT scores77%
ACT Composite
ACT English
ACT Math

Illinois Institute of Technology Tuition

Total cost for students livingIn-stateOut-of-state
On-campus $63,749 $63,749
Off-campus $63,772 $63,772
The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies, on-campus room and board payment of $13,007 and other expenses per full academic year.

Illinois Institute of Technology provides on-campus housing with total dormitory capacity of 2,231 students.

Average Tuition and fees for academic year programs
Tuition for Full-time undergraduates $43,869 $43,869
Fees for full-time undergraduates $1,384 $1,384
Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates $1,379 $1,379
Tuition for Full-time graduates $28,903 $28,903
Fees for full-time graduates $1,384 $1,384
Per credit hour charge for part-time graduates $1,470 $1,470

Programs and Degrees

Engineering 322 558 38 918
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 113 594 9 716
Legal Professions and Studies 105 226 331
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 42 151 4 197
Architecture and Related Services 105 45 7 157
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 25 64 89
Public Administration and Social Service Professions 66 66
Physical Sciences 11 29 10 50
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 22 25 3 50
Mathematics and Statistics 13 32 3 48
Psychology 21 13 9 43
Visual and Performing Arts 40 40
Multi & Interdisciplinary Studies 23 23
Health Professions and Related Programs 17 17
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 7 2 9
Education 7 1 8
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 6 6
Social Sciences 4 4
English Language and Literature & Letters 3 3
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences
Grand Total6911,7713132,775

A total of 691 4-year bachelor's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Illinois Institute of Technology.

At the master's and doctor's level 2,084 degrees were conferred in the graduate programs.

Graduation rate72%70%77%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%

General info

Alternative namesIIT
MottoTransforming Lives. Inventing the Future.
Religious affiliationNot applicable
Mission StatementTo provide distinctive and relevant education in an environment of scientific, technological, and professional knowledge creation and innovation.
Colorsscarlet, gray
Academic CalendarSemester
Total FTE staff1,213
Instructional FTE413
Sector of institutionPrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Control of institutionPrivate not-for-profit
Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral Universities: Higher Research Activity

Location and Contacts

Address10 West 35th Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60616
United States
Urbanization levelCity: Large
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Fax+1 (312) 567 6939

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