Stevens Institute of Technology.

Stevens Institute of Technology

Hoboken, NJ4 year degree
Acceptance rate

About Stevens Institute of Technology

Stevens Institute of Technology is a private research university in Hoboken, New Jersey. Incorporated in 1870, it is one of the oldest technological universities in the United States and was the first college in America solely dedicated to mechanical engineering. The campus encompasses Castle Point, the highest point in Hoboken, and several other buildings around the city. Founded from an 1868 bequest from Edwin Augustus Stevens, enrollment at Stevens includes more than 5,500 undergraduate and graduate students representing 47 states and 60 countries throughout Asia, Europe and Latin America. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". The university is home to two national Centers of Excellence as designated by the U.S. Department of Defense and U.S. Department of Homeland Security. Two members of the Stevens community, as alumni or faculty, have been awarded the Nobel Prize: Frederick Reines (class of 1939), in Physics, and Irving Langmuir (Chemistry faculty 1906–1909), in chemistry.


  • Offers bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees
  • 3,114 students
  • 0.37 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at Stevens Institute of Technology

Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Engineering, Biomedical Engineering, and Chemical Engineering.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

3,657 students out of 8,335 applicants were accepted into Stevens Institute of Technology. They had an average SAT score of 1410. 55% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 42% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Stevens Institute of Technology was $50,554. After taking into account the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for students was $67,204.

Financial aid available at Stevens Institute of Technology

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

92% of undergraduate students at Stevens 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 Stevens Institute of Technology

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Stevens Institute of Technology was of $14,400 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,200.

Diversity at Stevens Institute of Technology

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017