California Institute of Technology

Mission Statement

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.

Location

California Institute of Technology
1200 E California Blvd
Pasadena, CA 91125
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Contact Information

General Information: 626-395-6811

College at a Glance

  • School Type:
    Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
  • Faculty:
    343 Faculty Members | 7:1 Student:Faculty Ratio
  • Religious Affiliation:
    Not applicable
  • Mission Highlights:
    Institution is open to the public

Top Five Largest Sports Teams:

Male Sports

  • Soccer
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Track and Field, Indoor
  • Track and Field, Outdoor

Female Sports

  • Water Polo
  • Swimming and Diving
  • Track and Field, X-Country
  • Basketball
  • Tennis

Tuition & Fees Per Year

Undergraduate:

In-State:
$43,362
Out-of-State:
$43,362

Graduate:

In-State:
$43,230
Out-of-State:
$43,230

Student Body Breakdown

Total Enrolled:
2,291
Undergraduates:
1,014
Graduates:
1,277

Student Demographics

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  • 36.49% (Female Students)
  • 63.51% (Male Students)
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  • 49.59% (Asian)
  • 1.98% (Black)
  • 35.74% (Caucasian)
  • 12.34% (Hispanic/Latino)
  • 0.35% (American Indian/Alaska Native)

Pay For College with ROTC

Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTC) is a college scholarship program that prepares students to become military officers. Offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities, it can help cover the costs of tuition and expenses.
Learn more about ROTC. Reserve Officer Training Corps (ROTC) is a college program, offered at more than 1,000 colleges and universities across the United States, that prepares young adults to become military officers. In exchange for a paid college education and a guaranteed post-college career, ROTC students commit to serve in the Military after graduation (generally three to four years of Active Duty).
Learn more about ROTC

Army ROTC: yes  Navy ROTC: no  Air Force ROTC: no 

Undergraduate Admissions

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  • 6,525 Apply
  • 576 Are Accepted
  • 226 Actually Attend

Types of Degrees Offered

  • yes Certificate
  • no Associate's Degree
  • yes Bachelor's Degree
  • yes Master's Degree
  • yes Doctoral Degree

Learn more about this school at: www.caltech.edu

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Financial aid is only available for those who qualify.