About IITIllinois Institute of Technology is a national, technological, Ph.D.-granting research university, with world-renowned programs in engineering, architecture, the sciences, humanities, psychology, business, law, and design.
Founded in 1940 and tracing its roots back to the 1890s with the foundings of Armour Institute of Technology and Lewis Institute, IIT brings a focused, interdisciplinary approach to education, including the Interprofessional Projects Program.
With five campuses throughout the Chicago area and alumni around the world, IIT pairs the educational and cultural experiences of America's Second City with the small feel of an undergraduate population of just over 2300 and total population of just over 7400.
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To provide distinctive and relevant education in an environment of scientific, technological, and professional knowledge creation and innovation.
IIT will be internationally recognized in distinctive areas of education and research, using as its platform the global city of Chicago, driven by a professional and technology-oriented focus, and based on a culture of innovation and excellence.
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Illinois Institute of Technology is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. (The Higher Learning Commission | 30 North LaSalle Street, Chicago, IL 60602 | 800.621.7440)
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