About Illinois Institute of Technology
Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech) is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Tracing its history to 1890, the present name was adopted upon the merger of the Armour Institute and Lewis Institute in 1940. The university has programs in architecture, business, communications, design, engineering, industrial technology, information technology, law, psychology, and science. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".Its historic roots are in several 19th-century engineering and professional education institutions in the United States. In the mid 20th century, it became closely associated with trends in modernist architecture through the work of its Dean of Architecture Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, who designed its campus. The Institute of Design, Chicago-Kent College of Law, and Midwest College of Engineering were also merged into Illinois Tech.
- Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
- 2,763 students
- 0.53 faculty staff per student
- Campus housing available
Notable programs at Illinois Institute of Technology
2,542 students out of 4,705 applicants were accepted into Illinois Institute of Technology. They had an average SAT score of 1323. 33% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 77% chose to submit their ACT score.
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the cost of tuition at Illinois Institute of Technology was $45,864. After taking into account the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for students was $63,749.
Financial aid available at Illinois Institute of Technology
98% of undergraduate students at Illinois Institute of Technology received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at Illinois Institute of Technology
The average yearly cost of room and board at Illinois Institute of Technology was of $13,007 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,250.