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Class of 2012 Profile

Source: MIT Admissions

For more Class of 2012 statistics, see http://www.mitadmissions.org/topics/pulse/incoming_freshman_class_profile/index.shtml.

Gender Male 54%
Female 46%
Ethnicity / Citizenship African American 10%
Asian American 25%
Caucasian 34%
Mexican American 8%
Native American 1%
Puerto Rican 3%
Other Hispanic groups 3%
Other / No Response 7%
International citizens 9%
Geography States represented 49
State not represented Wyoming
Countries represented 63
Schooling Public school 66%
Private school 15%
Other schooling 19%
High schools represented 791
Just for Fun Most popular boy name Michael
Most popular girl name Elizabeth