Academics &


AP & Transfer Credit

Details on credit MIT may grant for certain AP and other exams, as well as how to seek transfer credit. Policies outlined are current for this year’s entering Class of 2023 and are subject to change for future entering classes.

Credit Limits & Grading

First-year students are graded differently and subject to credit limits.

Learning Communities

Learn all about MIT's learning communities - Concourse, ESG & Terrascope.

Subjects & Schedules

Details on planning your subjects and schedule, including information on discovery subjects, registration and more.

Major Exploration

First-year undergraduates will have an opportunity to declare a major during the spring term. This section provides information and advice to help you explore your major options.

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Programs and learning opportunities that are joined by a common theme: mens et manus, mind and hand.



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