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California Institute of Technology 加州理工學院 (加州 CA)

Features

The mission of the California Institute of Technology is to expand human knowledge and benefit society through research integrated with education. It investigates the most challenging, fundamental problems in science and technology in a singularly collegial, interdisciplinary atmosphere, while educating outstanding students to become creative members of society.

 

Caltech challenges students intellectually, builds analytical skills, develops character, and cultivates the knowledge needed to inspire and execute powerful ideas.

 

Caltech students explore their talents and interests and build lifelong memories by participating in 150-plus clubs as well as campus traditions that celebrate students’ innovation, curiosity, and humor.

The Basics
Setting easy access to Los Angeles.
School Type Private University
Tuition US$ 40,000 - $42,000
Housing Apartment
Current Weather http://ttp://www.theweathernetwork.com/weather/usca0840
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Youtube http://www.youtube.com/user/caltech?feature=results_main
Wikipedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Institute_of_Technology
School Website http://www.caltech.edu/
General Information
State California (CA)
Location Pasadena
Nearest City Los Angeles
Environment Suburban
Campus Size 124 acres
Year Founded 1891
Admission Req.m HK F.6
Academic Calendar Fall
Enrollment Approximately 2,230 students
International 11%
Student-to-Teacher 3:1
ESL Yes

Academic Programs:

Undergraduate Programs: Caltech undergraduates receive a world-class education, benefiting from one of the most demanding core curriculums in the country along with hands-on research and learning opportunities. Undergraduates can take advantage of 26 options for concentrated and interdisciplinary study.

 

Applied Physics, Behavioral &Social Neuroscience, Biology, Business Economics & Management, Chemistry, Civil Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, English, Geology, History, Material Science, Mathematics, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Social Science etc.

http://www.caltech.edu/academic-divisions

 

Campus:

Caltech researchers benefit from having ready access to leading technological tools and state-of-art laboratories that make cutting-edge research possible. Evolving buildings include Linde + Robinson laboratory and Jorgensen Laboratory. 

 

Athletics facilities: football field, baseball/softball/soccer field, six-lane, all-weather track, outdoor swimming pools, tennis courts, gyms for basketball/volleyball/badminton, fully equipped exercise and weight room, large dance/aerobics/martial-arts/fencing room, racquetball courts, squash courts, rock-climbing wall. 

 

 

Students Life:

Clubs & Organizations: Anime Society, Entrepreneur Club, Filmmaking Club, International Film Club, Society of Women Engineers, Cheerleading Squad, Ballroom Dance Club, Environmental Task Force, Student Shop, Vegetarian Club etc.

 

Athletics: Men's baseball, basketball, cross country, fencing, soccer, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, and water polo.

Women's basketball, cross country, fencing, swimming and diving, tennis, track and field, volleyball, and water polo.

 

Other Information:

US News: http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/california-institute-of-technology-1131

California Institute of Technology School website:

http://www.caltech.edu/

California Institute of Technology Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/California_Institute_of_Technology

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