General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Private
Abbreviation caltech
Teachers 893
Students 2,201
Foreigners 26%
Religion None
Academic calendar Quarters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Colors Orange and white
Campus type Urban
Housing Available
Financial aid Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
The truth shall make you free
• WASC Senior College and University Commission
• Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
• Association of American Universities (AAU)
• Association of Independent Technological Universities (AITU)
• Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA). Sport affiliations and memberships: Nat
World ranking5
Country ranking4
Academic Reputation23
Employer Reputation75
Quality of teaching6
International Faculty127
International Students120
Citations per Faculty3
Ranking in world by sphere
Arts and Humanities155
Engineering and Technology16
Life Sciences and Medicine90
Natural Science8
Social Sciences and Management119
Ranking in world by discipline
Computer Science11
Economics & Business46
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking5
QS World University Rankings5
ARWU Academic Ranking7
Webometrics Ranking41
Alternative title
Russian Калифорнийский технологический институт
Spanish Instituto de Tecnología de California
Chinese 加州理工学院
Arabic معهد كاليفورنيا للتقنية
French Institut de technologie de Californie
German Technische Hochschule Kaliforniens
Japanese カリフォルニア工科大学
Korean 캘리포니아공과대학교
Portuguese Instituto de Tecnologia da Califórnia
English California Institute of Technology

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California Institute of Technology - Overview

The mission of the California Institute of Technology is to expand human knowledge and benefit society through research integrated with education. We investigate the most challenging, fundamental problems in science and technology in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere, while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society.

California Institute of Technology - Facts and Numbers

Caltech is a world-renowned research and education institution focused on science and engineering, where faculty and students pursue new knowledge about our world and search for the kinds of bold and innovative advances that will transform our future. The scientific, engineering, and technological contributions of Caltech's faculty and alumni have earned national and international recognition, including 34 Nobel Prizes. Caltech's 300 professorial faculty members offer a rigorous science and engineering curriculum to approximately 1,000 undergraduates and 1,300 graduate students, providing one of the nation's lowest student-to-faculty ratios. Caltech's 124-acre campus is located in Pasadena, California.
The Institute manages the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) for NASA, and owns and operates large-scale research facilities such as the Seismological Laboratory and a global network of astronomical observatories that includes the Palomar Observatory and the W. M. Keck Observatory. Caltech is an independent, privately supported institution.

Programs - Bachelor

Bachelor Applied and Computational Mathematics
Bachelor Applied Physics
Bachelor Astrophysics
Bachelor Biochemistry
Bachelor Bioengineering
Bachelor Biology
Bachelor Chemical Engineering
Bachelor Chemical Physics
Bachelor Computational and Neural Systems
Bachelor Computer Science
Bachelor Economics
Bachelor Electrical Engineering
Bachelor English
Bachelor Environmental Science
Bachelor Geobiology
Bachelor Geochemistry
Bachelor Geology
Bachelor Geophysics
Bachelor History
Bachelor History and Philosophy of Science
Bachelor Inorganic Chemistry
Bachelor Materials Science
Bachelor Mathematics
Bachelor Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor Organic Chemistry
Bachelor Philosophy
Bachelor Physics
Bachelor Planetary Science
Bachelor Political Science

Programs - Master

Master Aeronautics
Master Aerospace Engineering
Master Applied and Computational Mathematics
Master Applied Mechanics
Master Applied Physics
Master Astrophysics
Master Behavioral and Social Neuroscience
Master Biochemistry and molecular biophysics
Master Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics
Master Bioengineering
Master Bioengineering Website
Master Biology
Master Chemical Engineering
Master Chemistry
Master Civil Engineering
Master Computation and neural systems
Master Computation and Neural Systems
Master Computer Science
Master Control and Dynamical Systems
Master Electrical Engineering
Master Environmental Science & Engineering (ESE)
Master Environmental Science and Engineering
Master Geobiology, Geochemistry, Geology, Geophysics, and Planetary Science
Master Materials Science
Master Mathematics
Master Mechanical Engineering
Master Physics
Master Social Science
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11Harvard UniversityBoston66,900 USD66,900 USD
22Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyBoston58,240 USD58,240 USD
33Stanford UniversitySanta Clara47,331 USD44,184 USD
75Princeton UniversityPrinceton41,820 USD43,720 USD
86University of ChicagoChicago48,253 USD45,000 USD

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