Carnegie Institute of Technology
Top 30%247 points
Top 30%
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Carnegie Institute of Technology review: 58 facts and highlights

1. academic staff

Number of academic staff. Data is obtained from national agencies such as National Ministry of Education, National Bureau of Statistics, National Association of Universities and Colleges, National Rector's Conference.
181
Division of Engineering and Applied Science: 300

2. alumni network

An alumni association is an association of graduates or, more broadly, of former students (alumni). In the United Kingdom and the United States, alumni of universities, colleges, schools (especially independent schools), fraternities, and sororities often form groups with alumni from the same organization. Source: university's official website, 2018.
12000
Cornell College of Engineering: 46600

3. average composite ACT score

The ACT (American College Testing) is a standardized test for high school achievement and college admissions in the United States. The ACT score indicates how hard it is to get into a univeristy and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
31(Carnegie Mellon University)
Division of Engineering and Applied Science: 34

4. average financial aid

A general amount of financial aid for students in millions of dollars. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
19.9$ million
Cornell College of Engineering: 245$ million

5. number of programs

The school offers a wider range of study programs to choose from. There are likely to be a lot more options when choosing which classes to enroll on, and you can specialise in your area of interest.
55
MIT School of Engineering: 109

6. Forbes rank

According to the Forbes' annual list of America’s 650 Top Colleges. The rankings focus on the things that matter the most to students: quality of teaching, great career prospects, high graduation rates and low-levels of debt. Source: Forbes, 2018.
42(Carnegie Mellon University)
Yale Faculty of Engineering: 4

7. grants per year per student

The average amount of funding that is available for a student per academic year (grants, scholarships and/or financial aid given to eligible students). Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
23332$(Carnegie Mellon University)
Division of Engineering and Applied Science: 38756$

8. highly cited researchers

The number of highly cited researchers in 21 subject categories. These individuals are the most cited within each category. Thomson Reuters, which did the data crunching for THE, combed through 6 million journal articles published over a five-year period, and then calculated how many times those articles were cited by other scholars. Source: Thomson Reuters, 2018.
18(Carnegie Mellon University)
MIT School of Engineering: 81

9. Is a member of the Ivy League

The Ivy League is an athletic conference composed of sports teams from eight private institutions of higher education in the Northeastern United States. The conference name is also commonly used to refer to those eight schools as a group. The term Ivy League also has connotations of academic excellence, selectivity in admissions, and social elitism. Source: university's official website, 2018.
Carnegie Institute of Technology(Carnegie Mellon University)
37% have it

10. Nobel laureats alumni

The total number of the alumni of an institution winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals. Alumni are defined as those who obtain bachelor, Master's or doctoral degrees from the institution. Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2018.
7(Carnegie Mellon University)
MIT School of Engineering: 27

11. Nobel laureats staff

Source: Nobel Prize's website, 2018.
11(Carnegie Mellon University)
MIT School of Engineering: 51

12. ARWU rank

The Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) uses six objective indicators to rank world universities, including the number of alumni and staff winning Nobel Prizes and Fields Medals, number of highly cited researchers selected by Thomson Scientific, number of articles published in journals of Nature and Science, number of articles indexed in Science Citation Index - Expanded and Social Sciences Citation Index, and per capita performance with respect to the size of an institution. Source: ARWU, 2018.
52(Carnegie Mellon University)
MIT School of Engineering: 4

13. average admission SAT score

The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
1420(Carnegie Mellon University)
Boston College of Engineering: 2016

14. average SAT score in math

The SAT is a standardized test for college admissions in the United States. SAT scores indicate how hard it is to get in to a university and can also indicate the level of educational requirements. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
770
Division of Engineering and Applied Science: 780

15. admission rate

An admission rate shows the percentage of applicants that was accepted by university. Low acceptance rate makes it difficult to get a place, but also can indicate the prestige and high education level. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
18.3%
Pratt School of Engineering: 14%

16. crime rate campus

Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
0.02%(Carnegie Mellon University)
Carnegie Institute of Technology: 0.02%

17. graduate students

A high number of Masters and PhD students can indicate that the university has a research focus. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
1300
College of Technology and Innovation: 2148

18. cost of room and board

The approximate cost of room and board per academic year. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
13808$
Brown School of Engineering: 12208$

19. position on Times Higher Education ranking

The Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual ranking published by the British magazine “Times Higher Education”. Information is supplied by Thomson Reuters and provides performance based data. Main ranking indicators are based on the universities' core missions- teaching, research, knowledge transfer and international outlook.
22(Carnegie Mellon University)
Division of Engineering and Applied Science: 1

20. number of applicants

A high number of applicants can indicate that a university is in high demand and has a good overall image and reputation.
9311
Cornell College of Engineering: 9374

21. position in QS ranking regarding academic reputation

The Academic Reputation Index is the centrepiece of the QS World University Rankings® carrying a weighting of 40%. The results are based on the responses to a survey distributed worldwide academics from a number of different sources. Source: Top Universities QS Ranking, 2018.
19
MIT School of Engineering: 1

22. position in QS ranking regarding employer reputation

The results are based on the responses to a survey distributed worldwide among employers from a number of different sources. Source: Top Universities QS Ranking, 2018.
19
MIT School of Engineering: 1

23. percentage of budget spent on research

Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
34.8%(Carnegie Mellon University)
Boston College of Engineering: 48.8%

24. staff with PhD

What percent of the university staff have PhDs. Source: university's official statistics, 2018.
96%(Carnegie Mellon University)
Carnegie Institute of Technology: 96%

25. Rhodes scholars

The Rhodes Scholarship, named after Cecil John Rhodes, is an international postgraduate award for selected foreign students to study at the University of Oxford.[1] It was the first large-scale programme of international scholarships, and is widely considered the world's most prestigious scholarship. Source: university's official website, 2018.
3(Carnegie Mellon University)
Yale Faculty of Engineering: 230

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