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California Institute of Technology Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Pasadena, CA

Academic Calendar System
Quarter
Summer Session
Not offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Astrophysics
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business/Managerial Economics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
  • Engineering, General
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Geochemistry
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • History and Philosophy of Science and Technology
  • History, General
  • Information Science/Studies
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
  • Neuroscience
  • Philosophy
  • Physics, General
  • Planetary Astronomy and Science
  • Political Science and Government, General
Most Popular Disciplines
Engineering, Computer and information sciences, Physical sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
Engineering
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Double major, English as a second language, Independent study, Study abroad
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
No online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
340
Part-Time Faculty
29
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
91%
Regular Class Size
Not reported
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Not reported
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Not accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Not available

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
363,614
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
75
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Science

Master's Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computational Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Geochemistry
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Neuroscience
  • Planetary and Space Sciences

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Applied Physics
  • Astronomy
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Biophysics
  • Cell Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computational Sciences
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering and Applied Sciences--General
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Genetics
  • Geochemistry
  • Geology
  • Geophysics
  • Immunology
  • Materials Sciences
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanics
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Planetary and Space Sciences

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