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The Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Students who got into MIT:

Tips mention: Interview (7), ACT/SAT (14), Grades (14), Sports/Extracurriculars (15), College Essay (6)
If your smart and suicidal go to MITNov 16 2007Architecture
ACT: 36 SAT: 1600 Male
I had very decent math credentials (USAMO qual, noFeb 06 2007Math
I had very decent math credentials (USAMO qual, no MOP or IMO though). All around I was solid with XC, Track, valedictorian, Nat'l Merit, and so forth. I also had a very good recommendation from one of my teachers.
SAT: 1510 Male
My parents were divorced and they marked that asOct 21 2006Unknown
My parents were divorced and they marked that as diversity (true- i saw the report). interview well and have high marks and extracurriculars
Have something that really makes you stand out andJun 08 2006Aerospace Engineering
Have something that really makes you stand out and look amazing. For me, I was a community service junkie so I had developed programs in my area that benefited the community. This alone, put me above most of the average nerds that you'll see applying to this school (and not getting in).
SAT: 1430 Female
Good grades and SAT scores help, of courseApr 26 2006Undecided
Good grades and SAT scores help, of course. The most crucial thing, though, is that little extra. You must go above and beyond your peers, by winning a competition or getting an internship or starting your own company, however you want to do it.
SAT: 1580 Female
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