American California Institute of Technology (CalTech)
College Description (College Ranking near bottom of listing)
Caltech is a world-renowned science and engineering institute that marshals some of the world’s brightest minds and most innovative tools to address fundamental scientific questions and pressing challenges.
The Institute manages JPL for NASA, sending probes to explore the planets of our solar system and quantify changes on our home planet. Caltech also owns and operates large-scale research facilities such as the Seismological Laboratory and a global network of astronomical observatories, including the Palomar and W. M. Keck Observatories.
Caltech is an independent, privately supported institution with a 124-acre campus located in Pasadena, California.
California Institute of Technology
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
383 S. Hill Avenue
Pasadena, CA USA 91125