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The Illinois Institute of Technology

The Illinois Institute of Technology

3300 S Federal St
Chicago, IL 60616
(312) 567-3000

Founded in 1940, the Illinois Institute of Technology is a 4-year research institution. IIT, which is 3.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is in Chicago, IL. It offers 31 degrees at the bachelors level, 61 degrees at the masters level, and 22 doctoral level degrees to students. 7,774 students pursued degrees from the 73 programs at IIT in 2010. It offers subjects including architecture, communications, and physics. It is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission. It is one of 10 research universities in Illinois.

Admission

2,295 students applied for admission to IIT in 2010. IIT admitted under two-thirds of the applicants or 1,469 students. Approximately a third of the admitted students are women.

Admission

2,295 students applied for admission to IIT in 2010. IIT admitted under two-thirds of the applicants or 1,469 students. Approximately a third of the admitted students are women.

  • Percent Admitted students who applied: 64%
  • Percent Admitted of women who applied were admitted: 68%
  • Percent Admitted of men who applied were admitted: 63%

Student Demographics

IIT had 7,774 students enrolled in 2010.

Student Demographics

IIT had 7,774 students enrolled in 2010.

  • Total Enrolled Male: 4975
  • Total Enrolled Female: 2799
  • Undergraduate Male: 1821
  • Undergraduate Female: 781
  • Graduate Male: 3155
  • Graduate Female: 2017

Faculty Demographics

It employs 773 teachers. 457 out of 773 instructors are full-time and 316 out of 773 teachers are part-time. Close to 76% of faculty are male.

Faculty Demographics

It employs 773 teachers. 457 out of 773 instructors are full-time and 316 out of 773 teachers are part-time. Close to 76% of faculty are male.

  • Male: 592
  • Female: 181
Information based on 2010-12 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.
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