Overall Niche Grade
- Party SceneC+
- Campus FoodB-
- Student LifeB+
California Institute of Technology is ...
NCAA Division III (without football)
Southern California Intercollegiate Athletic Conference
California Institute of Technology Rankings
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High School GPA
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.8 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.6 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.6 responses
Most Popular Majors
- Computer and Information Studies48Graduates
- Mechanical Engineering28Graduates
- Electrical and Electronics Engineering17Graduates
- Mathematics & Statistics15Graduates
- Chemical Engineering14Graduates
- Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering13Graduates
- Computational and Applied Mathematics12Graduates
Undergrads Over 25
Freshmen Live On-Campus
- of students say they don't have Greek life.6 responses
- of students say no one pays attention to varsity sports.12 responses
After California Institute of Technology
- Very Good29
Good school for science - but just that. It is a technical school. The House System is good - IF you get into the house you want. There are a few students who are placed into houses they rated very poorly; for these individuals, House Life is poor.
- 8 days ago
Caltech is a place of wonderful innovation and the students really do care about one another.
- College Freshman
- June 29 2015
So far it has been perfect. I am sure in my future, it will only get better and better. As I gain what I need to complete my courses.
- College Junior
- Jan 23 2014