By the numbers

MITES provides challenging and meaningful learning experiences, free of charge, to middle and high school youth who are underrepresented and underserved in STEM fieldsWith exposure to compelling content and world-class resources at MIT, we prepare students for careers in technical fields.  Here is a snapshot of our work in numbers. 

Our scholars

76%

From backgrounds underrepresented in STEM

63%

From families experiencing economic hardship

48%

First generation to college

49%

Female identifying

Students served

In 2021, we served a total of 365 students in our MITES Semester and MITES Saturdays programs

Photo from our MITES Semester cohort in 2019

Our alumni

5,000

MITES alumni

90%

Attend most selective colleges and universities

89%

Six-year college graduation rate

83%

Earned STEM degrees in the past 10 years

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