California Institute of Technology is a private institution established in 1891 with suburban setting located at Pasadena. It is ranked 10 in National Universities in 2018 edition of Best Colleges. It practices quarter-based academic calendar. Only freshmen are required to live on campus, but around 80 percent of students remain in their house for all four years. In addition to its undergraduate studies, Caltech offers top graduate programs in engineering, biology, chemistry, computer science, earth sciences, mathematics and physics. Caltech participates in a significant amount of research, receiving grants from institutions such as NASA, the National Science Foundation and the Department of Health and Human Services, among others.
|Instate Tution Fee||$52,362|
|Outstate Tuition Fee||$52,362|
|Room and Board Fees||$15,525|
|SAT/ACT Writing (essay)||Recommended|
|SAT Subject Test||Required|
|Essay or Personal Statement||Required|
your native language is English or you have studied for two or more years in a school where English is the language of instruction