The school is an extremely selective school. They receive about 7,340 applications every admission cycle. With regards to the overall acceptance rate, it is around 8 percent which equates to about 590 students being accepted to the institution. However, when the year begins, about 200 students will have picked California Institute of Technology as their future school. The ratio of the applicants who submitted their applications is 73% and 26% for males and females respectively. However, of the freshmen enrolled, 44% were typically women and 55% were men.

Freshmen students are requested to submit their ACT or SAT scores to California Institute of Technology when applying. Most often, accepted students have test scores in the range of 34 - 36 for ACT or 1,540 - 1,590 for SAT. This school also allows submissions of Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits. California Institute of Technology’s undergraduate application fee is $75. To submit your application to California Institute of Technology, you will need to have these required documents: ACT/SAT scores, Completion of college-preparatory program, Recommendations, and a Secondary school record. The institution highly suggests that applicants have Secondary school GPA, and Secondary school rank.

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Student ACT Scores

25th %
75th %



Student SAT Scores

25th %
75th %



First-Year Admission Statistics

Application, Acceptance, Enrollment Statistics from the 2017 Admissions Cycle
Applications
7,339
Male 5,381
Female 1,958

 

Acceptance
587
Male 269
Female 313

 

Enrollment Total
235
Male 131
Female 104


Acceptance Rate
8%
Male
5%
Female
16%

 

Yield
40%
Male
48.7%
Female
33.2%


Application Fees and Other Information

Application Fees

Undergraduate

$75


Graduate

$100



Credit from AP or Pre-college classes

  • Institution does not accept dual, credit for life, or AP credits

    Admission considerations

    Required

    Admission test scores
    Completion of college-preparatory program
    Recommendations
    Secondary school record
    TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language


    Recommended

    Secondary school GPA
    Secondary school rank