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Stevens Institute of Technology
Hoboken, NJ
Stevens Institute of Technology is a private institution. Founded in 1870, it adopted coeducation in 1972. The school ranks in the top five percent among the nation's technological universities as it continues to educate future leaders and innovators. Each undergraduate program - business, engineering, science, computer science and the humanities - follows a broad-based course curriculum taught by distinguished faculty. The 9:1 student-faculty ratio enables personal attention and growth. Students can combine their classroom and laboratory experience with cooperative education, internships or research opportunities to enhance their prestigious Stevens education. Located in one of the United States' most desirable towns, Hoboken, New Jersey, Stevens is just minutes from exciting New York City. Its 55-acre campus is adjacent to the Hudson River.
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Institution Type Private
Coeducational Yes
Undergraduate Students 3,115
   Women 921 (29.6%)
   Men 2,194 (70.4%)
Graduate Students 3,502
Entrance Difficulty Very difficult
Overall Admission Rate 39% of 7,409 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered No
Early Decision Offered Yes
Regular Admission Deadline January 15
Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen
Average GPA 3.80
SAT Math 702 average
660-750 range of middle 50%
SAT Critical Reading 641 average
600-690 range of middle 50%
SAT Writing
ACT Composite 31 average
29-33 range of middle 50%
Selection of Students
Factor Very Important Important Considered Not Considered
Academic GPA X      
Standardized Tests X      
Essay     X  
Extracurricular Activities     X  
Cost of Attendance $64,588
  Tuition and Fees $48,838
  Room and Board $13,500
Average Percent of Need Met Not reported
Average Freshman Award $30,723
Average Indebtedness of
2016 Graduates
Not reported
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Academic Calendar System Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum Required
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates 255
Regular Class Size 2-9 students: 11% of classes
10-19 students: 26% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 16% of classes
40-49 students: 8% of classes
50-99 students: 8% of classes
Over 100 students: 1% of classes
Hoboken Population 52,575
Nearest Metropolitan Area New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing 91% of freshmen, 71% of all students
Athletic Conferences NCAA Division III
Mascot Ducks
Sororities 27% of women participate
Fraternities 21% of men participate
Ethnicity of Students from U.S. 0.1% American Indian/Alaskan Native
11.8% Asian
2.2% Black/African-American
10.0% Hispanic/Latino
0.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.0% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
70.0% White
6.2% Unknown
International Students 4.6% from 38 countries
First-Year Students Returning 95.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years 39.5%
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months 96%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly 22.0%