California Institute of Technology Acceptance Rate, Average GPA, SAT and ACT Scores

California Institute of Technology, as one of the top colleges ranked by major educational institutions, has impressed us by its high selectivity and student friendly application process during admissions. The following tables detail 2018 class profile, including total applications received, average high school GPA, SAT scores/ACT scores, and acceptance rates of California Institute of Technology. To learn more about GPA, SAT and ACT scores information, please follow the links below. If you want to find even more about California Institute of Technology, such as tuition fees and scholarships, you can click the link after tables to visit the school’s official website.

Admissions Stats

Fall 2018 Selectivity

Selectivity most selective
Fall 2018 acceptance rate 13%
Early decision acceptance rate N/A
Early action acceptance rate 16%
Acceptance rate (excluding early action and early decision students) 11%

Fall 2018 Applications, Acceptances & Enrollments

Applicants 4,859
Female applicants 1,174
Male applicants 3,685
Applicants accepted 610
Female applicants accepted 272
Male applicants accepted 338
Freshman enrollment 222
Female freshman enrollment 89
Male freshman enrollment 133
Early decision applicants N/A
Early decision applicants accepted N/A
Early decision applicants enrolled N/A
Early action applicants 1,281
Early action applicants accepted 205
Early action applicants enrolled 78
Total enrolled incoming freshmen who were accepted under early acceptance or early action 35%

Fall 2018 Wait List

School has a wait list Yes
Applicants placed on wait list 529
Students accepting place on wait list 337
Students accepted from wait list 7

Fall 2018 High School Rank

Freshman students submitting high school class standing 34%

Fall 2018 High School GPA

Freshman students submitting high school GPA N/A
Average high school GPA N/A
High school GPA 25th-75th percentile range N/A
GPA breakdown N/A

Fall 2018 Freshman SAT Scores

Freshman students submitting SAT scores 93%
SAT Critical Reading average score N/A
SAT Critical Reading 25th-75th percentile range 700-780
SAT Math average score N/A
SAT Math 25th-75th percentile range: 770-800
SAT Writing average score N/A
SAT Writing 25th-75th percentile range 710-780
SAT Essay 25th-75th percentile range N/A

Fall 2018 Freshman ACT Scores

Freshman students submitting ACT scores 38%
Average ACT Composite score N/A
ACT Composite 25th-75th percentile range 34-35
ACT English 25th-75th percentile range 34-36
ACT Math 25th-75th percentile range 33-35