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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Breakdown of “Surrounding City” at MIT

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By Gender
MalesA
FemalesA
By Major
Aerospace EngineeringA
ArchitectureA-
BiologyA
Business - Management and AdministrationA
Chemical EngineeringA+
ChemistryA-
Civil EngineeringA+
CommunicationsA+
Computer EngineeringA-
Computer ScienceA
EconomicsA
Electrical EngineeringA
Engineering DepartmentA+
FinanceA+
Geography and GeosciencesA+
MathA-
Mechanical EngineeringB+
Neuroscience/Cognitive ScienceA+
Nuclear EngineeringA
OtherA-
PhysicsA+
Political ScienceB
PreMed and MedicalA+
UndecidedB-
Urban PlanningA

Against similar schools

Surrounding City compared with similar schools in class.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology
 A
Average of All Schools
 B-
Average of schools in class
 B

Stanford University
 B-
Princeton University
 C+
Yale University
 B
Cornell University
 B
University of California - Berkeley
 B+
Brown University
 A-
Columbia University in the City of New York
 A-
F
A+

Surrounding City

I did my S.B. in math & EECS so I had the opportunity to work with people in the two departments. My general impression of engineering students was t...Read full comment
... And it's right next to a city that seems to be designed for college students ...Read full comment
I did my S.B. in math & EECS (+ M.Eng) so I had the opportunity to work with people in the two departments. My general impression of engineering stud...Read full comment
MIT is not for everyone. If you are coming here for the prestige, then you would more then likely be happier at another school. MIT does have a few ...Read full comment
... Boston is a very fun city and the social life is pretty good here, arguably the best in Boston ...Read full comment
... The surrounding city is great, and the students are generally friendly and approachable ...Read full comment
What make this university good? good question. apart from having exceptional education system. it also has a very friendly environment. people here is...Read full comment
this college rocks in so many ways. its a ridiculous amount of work but there are people to help, and i feel as if the work will really pay off later...Read full comment
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