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The California Institute of Technology

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Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at CIT
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at CIT
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
4,109
1,426
# Admitted
344
240
% Admitted
8.4%
16.8%
% Overall
10.6%

Students who got into CIT:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (3), Grades (6), Sports/Extracurriculars (3), College Essay (4)
Plenty of qualified applicants get rejected because the enteringApr 16 2016Chemistry
Plenty of qualified applicants get rejected because the entering class is 240. If you get in that is great, if not excel where you go.
SAT: 800 Male
My academic credential were not good enough to getFeb 26 2014Chemical Engineering
My academic credential were not good enough to get into CalTech from highschool, so I attended a 3-2 program and transferred in.
Male
Get the honor code question on the application right,Aug 04 2010Neuroscience/Cognitive Science
Get the honor code question on the application right, guys. It's not that hard.
ACT: 35 Female
Demonstrate genuine academic passion for math and all sciencesAug 06 2007Physics
Demonstrate genuine academic passion for math and all sciences. Back up your passion with mental toughness stringed along with beads of creative liveliness.
SAT: 1450 Male
It is a school for complete idiots!Mar 16 2007Aerospace Engineering
Male
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