Caltech Powerpoint

Information about Caltech Powerpoint

Published on December 10, 2009

Author: benloks



Caltech : California Institute Of Technology Pasadena ,California 2nd place in Top Ten Schools (according to Global University Ranking) Caltech Mission Statement : 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. In other words to expand your knowledge thru research by investigation the most challenging problems in science and technology in one place while becoming a creative member of society. Mission Statement Statistics : Student & Alumni Undergraduate students:610 men311 womenGraduate students:842 men363 womenTotal students: 2,126 Freshman class (entering September 2008) 139 men; 97 womenMiddle 50% SAT scores (verbal/math): 2170-2310 Faculty & Staff Professorial faculty 294Emeriti 108Research faculty 57Other faculty 65Visiting faculty 138Postdoctoral scholars 535Senior postdoctoral scholars 36Visitors 115 Statistics Honors And Awards : Caltech faculty and alumni have received wide recognition for their achievements in science and engineering. Nobel Prize: 31 recipients, 32 prizesCrafoord Prize: 5 recipientsNational Medal of Science: 53 recipientsNational Medal of Technology: 10 recipientsCalifornia Scientist of the Year: 15 recipientsFellow, American Academy of Arts and Sciences: 85 facultyMember, National Academy of Sciences: 75 facultyMember, National Academy of Sciences, Institute of Medicine: 4 facultyMember, National Academy of Engineering: 30 faculty Honors And Awards Undergraduate Admissions : Tuition$33,324 Student Fees1,260  Room 6,078 Board 4,677A Meal Allowance (est.)1,413 Books and Supplies (est.)1,290 Personal Expenses (est.)1,926 Total   $49,968 Undergraduate Admissions Caltech Vs. MIT : California Institute Of Technology Massachusetts Institute Of Technology Far… on the other side of the country. 10,000 students Over 50 majors to choose from. Total Cost: Est $52,000 a year!! Closer to Home yet far enough to get away. Around 2,000 students Around 32 different majors to choose from. Total Cost: Est $49,968 a year plus a $500 one-time Orientation fee for new undergraduates. Caltech Vs. MIT Caltech : In the long run if you where to go to Caltech you would be close to home. Receiving a quality education for about $200,37. Not so bad if you have the money for it. Unfortunately there are few scholarships that will help you get over 200k dollars but with student loans you will be able to make it and since a college education at MIT will land you a great job you will be able to pay it off in no time!! Caltech

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