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Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyBoston University
Address77 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139-4307One Silber Way, Boston, Massachusetts 02215
Total Student Population1056632727
Undergraduate Student Population429918714
Campus Housing ProvidedYesYes
Student to Faculty Ratio8 to 113 to 1
Programs Offered
  • 4-year
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 4-year
  • Private not-for-profit
Degrees Offered
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Bachelor's degree
  • Postbaccalaureate certificate
  • Master's degree
  • Post-master's certificate
  • Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
  • Doctor's degree - professional practice
Gender
  • Men: 63.0%
  • Women: 37.0%
  • Men: 42.9%
  • Women: 57.1%
Demographics
  • White: 35.0%
  • African American: 4.4%
  • Hispanic: 8.0%
  • Asian: 16.5%
  • Indian American: 0.6%
  • Unknown: 35.6%
  • White: 49.7%
  • African American: 3.4%
  • Hispanic: 6.2%
  • Asian: 11.2%
  • Indian American: 0.2%
  • Unknown: 29.3%
Total On Campus Student Expenses$51,496$53,064
Staff
  • Total Staff: 10508
  • Total Teaching Staff: 5118
  • Total Admin Staff: 619
  • Average Salary: $130,094
  • Total Staff: 8747
  • Total Teaching Staff: 3829
  • Total Admin Staff: 1109
  • Average Salary: $102,646
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