Illinois Institute of Technology
#227 Overall Influence#1135 Desirability Rank

Illinois Institute of Technology

University

Illinois Institute of Technology Rankings

Illinois Institute of Technology is a private research university in Chicago, Illinois. Tracing its history to 1890, the present name was adopted upon the merger of the Armour Institute and Lewis Institute in 1940. The university has programs in architecture, business, communications, design, engineering, industrial technology, information technology, law, psychology, and science. It is classified among “R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity”.

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

4,957

Acceptance

58%

Graduation Rate

71%

Median SAT Score

1310

Median ACT Score

28

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$45,747

Fees (in-state)

$1,424

IncomeAverage Net Cost
0-30K$17,714
30K-48K$17,993
48K-75K$21,391
75K-110K$24,838
110K+$28,011

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$78,000

Employed

91%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

5K

Under-Grads

3K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

10 West 35th Street, Chicago IL 60616

What is Illinois Institute of Technology known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#114 World Rank #42 USA Rank
Physics
#60 World Rank #44 USA Rank
Engineering
#178 World Rank #66 USA Rank
Mathematics
#101 World Rank #82 USA Rank
Communications
#162 World Rank #86 USA Rank
Computer Science
#200 World Rank #89 USA Rank
Economics
#242 World Rank #92 USA Rank
Chemistry
#158 World Rank #118 USA Rank
Business
#258 World Rank #134 USA Rank
Law
#363 World Rank #166 USA Rank
Biology
#365 World Rank #188 USA Rank
Education
#421 World Rank #211 USA Rank
Political Science
#414 World Rank #211 USA Rank
Psychology
#702 World Rank #304 USA Rank
Medical
#922 World Rank #363 USA Rank
Sociology
#1081 World Rank #622 USA Rank
Social Work

Other areas of influence

#292 World Rank #102 USA Rank
Earth Sciences
#399 World Rank #217 USA Rank
History
#540 World Rank #208 USA Rank
Philosophy
#549 World Rank #232 USA Rank
Anthropology
#809 World Rank #488 USA Rank
Nursing

Influential People

Who are Illinois Institute of Technology's Most influential alumni?

Illinois Institute of Technology's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Engineering, Communications, and Physics. Illinois Institute of Technology’s most academically influential people include Munir Ahmad Khan, Martin Cooper, and Jack Steinberger.

Munir Ahmad Khan
Munir Ahmad Khan

Pakistani physicist

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Martin Cooper
Martin Cooper

American businessman

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Jack Steinberger
Jack Steinberger

Swiss physicist

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Roger Bruce Chaffee
Roger Bruce Chaffee

United States Navy commander, NASA astronaut

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John Francis Mitchell
John Francis Mitchell

American electronics engineer

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Watts Humphrey

American engineer

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G. V. Prasad

Indian businessman

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Theodore L. Brown

American scientist known for research, teaching, and writing in the field of physical inorganic chemistry, a university administrator, and a philosopher of science

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Nandamuri Kalyan Ram
Nandamuri Kalyan Ram

Indian actor

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Kevin Roche
Kevin Roche

Irish-born American architect

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Vincent Sarich

American paleo-anthropologist

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Sidney Coleman
Sidney Coleman

American physicist

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