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Illinois Institute of Technology

Chicago, IL 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate61%
Acceptance Rate61%

Illinois Institute of Technology Academics

Illinois Institute of Technology requires a minimum of 126 semester hours to complete a bachelor's degree.

There is no accelarated degree program at Illinois Institute of Technology, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. Illinois Institute of Technology accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Illinois Institute of Technology has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 72% of students who start college at Illinois Institute of Technology finish the requirements for graduation within six years.

Illinois Institute of Technology offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.

Academic Options Yes No
Accelerated Degree Program X
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Illinois Institute of Technology may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

Which Courses Will I Take At Illinois Institute of Technology?

Illinois Institute of Technology has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students do not need to fulfull a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Illinois Institute of Technology.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Illinois Institute of Technology directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Illinois Institute of Technology

When choosing a major, Illinois Institute of Technology students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Illinois Institute of Technology.

Student Designed Majors

Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.

Senior Projects

Students are not required to complete a senior project unless it is required for their specific major.

Double Majoring at Illinois Institute of Technology

Illinois Institute of Technology offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Double majoring may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to grad school.


Frequently Asked Questions About Illinois Institute of Technology


Does Illinois Institute of Technology Offer Learning Disability Services?

Check with Illinois Institute of Technology directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Illinois Institute of Technology Offer Online Classes?

✅ Illinois Institute of Technology has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Illinois Institute of Technology Offer Credit for AP Classes?

✅ Illinois Institute of Technology offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Illinois Institute of Technology Have An Honors Program?

❌ Illinois Institute of Technology does not offer an honors program or a Freshman Honor College.

Does Illinois Institute of Technology Require Internships?

❌ Illinois Institute of Technology studets are not required to complete an internship.

Students can still look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job. While Illinois Institute of Technology does not require internships for students of any major, internships are a great way to get work experience, discover career paths that might fit you, or rule out ones that don't.


Additional Information About Illinois Institute of Technology


Illinois Institute of Technology Library

The main library on campus is the Paul V. Galvin Library and there are 5 other libraries on campus.

Dual Degree Programs at Illinois Institute of Technology

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time. A 3-2 dual degree program is a five-year program wherein the first three years are spend taking undergraduate courses and the final two years are spent taking graduate courses. Upon completion of the 5 years, the student will be awarded two degrees, a bachelor's degree and a master's degree.

Illinois Institute of Technology offers these dual degree programs:

  • 3-2 dual degree program in engineering
  • 3-2 dual degree program in business administration
  • Applied math; architecture/construction engineering and management; biology; computer science/ applied math, data science, intellectual property management and marketing; physics/health physics

ROTC

What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Illinois Institute of Technology have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every university. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Illinois Institute of Technology has an Army ROTC program, an Air Force ROTC program and a Navy ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Illinois Institute of Technology include:

  • an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus
  • a Navy ROTC branch unit on campus
  • an Air Force branch unit on campus

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

6,325

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

61%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$50,290

Out-of-State

$50,290

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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