MIT consistently ranks among the very top engineering schools in the country and the world.
MIT Green Building
Photo by Marisa Benjamin
MIT has an enviable location. It's 168-acre campus stretches along the Charles River and looks out over the Boston skyline. Check out the sites and explore campus in this MIT Photo Tour.
The 4,232 undergraduates come from all 50 states and 115 countries, and the MIT community has produced 77 Nobel Laureates and 52 National Medal of Science winners. But with an acceptance rate around 10%, you're going to need excellent grades, standardized test scores, and extracurricular achievements to get in. You can learn more in this MIT profile and MIT GPA, SAT and ACT graph.