Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Rankings

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In the World#2031 of 14178
In North America#623 of 2629
In the United States#571 of 2528
In Indiana#15 of 55
In Terre Haute#2 of 2

Quick Review

Acceptance rate
74%
Average SAT
1354
Average ACT
30
Avg. cost to attend
$45,356 /y
Aid receiving
99%
Undergraduates
2,000
Graduates
38
Male:Female Ratio
75:25
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Master's degree
Website
rose-hulman.edu

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate74%73%79%
Applicants4,3503,401949
Admissions3,2282,480748
Freshmen enrolled full time502380122

23 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
366 or 74%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 1248
or below

75% of them
had 1460
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are 1248-1460 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
252 or 51%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 27
or below

75% of them
had 33
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are 27-33 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

College-preparatory program Required
Recommendations Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school record Required
TOEFL Required
Secondary school GPA Recommended
Secondary school rank Recommended
Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1306 (64%)
Nonresident Alien301 (15%)
Asian121 (6%)
Hispanic94 (5%)
Two or more races92 (5%)
Black or African American79 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown39 (2%)
American Indian or Alaska Native3 (0.1%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander2 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$45,356/year
Average aid awarded
$22,341
Students receiving aid
99%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$34,275
$30-48K$33,304
$48-75K$34,599
$75-110K$39,241
$110K+$42,596

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$48,507$48,507
Tuition in-state$48,507$48,507
Tuition out-of-state$48,507$48,507
Fee in-district$1,020$690
Fee in-state$1,020$690
Fee out-of-state$1,020$690

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity1,254
Combined charge for room and board$15,414
Room charge$9,348
Meal charge$6,066

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Majors

MajorBachelor'sMaster's
Mechanical Engineering1574
Chemical Engineering638
Computer Science67
Electrical and Electronics Engineering431
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering411
Computer Engineering, General34
Civil Engineering, General292
Computer Software Engineering17
Mathematics, General15
Engineering & Industrial Management11
Laser and Optical Engineering35
Biology & Biological Sciences, General6
Physics, General5
Biochemistry4
Engineering Physics & Applied Physics3
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other1
Chemistry, General1
Computer and Information Sciences, Other1
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other1
Grand Total49033
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate86%84%93%
  • Full-time retention rate - 90%

Publications & Citations

Publications
1,858
Citations
26,431

Publication count by topic

Computer science
447
Mathematics
339
Engineering
265
Materials science
265
Physics
130
Chemistry
74
Psychology
53
Medicine
48
Sociology
37
Political science
33
Biology
22
Economics
21
Business
16
Environmental science
12
History
7
Geography
5
Geology
5
Art
5
Philosophy
4

Topical rankings by citation count

DisciplineWorld RankCitations
Engineering9606,034
Computer science15234,889
Physics17381,714
Mathematics17732,347
Sociology1797459
Materials science21492,626
Political science2184130
Psychology21911,696
Geography2284274
Philosophy23626
Economics2646220
Chemistry26982,250
Environmental science3132204
Medicine3228766
Biology3387970
Geology351425
Business387758

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
19901256
19913356
19922971
19932566
19943486
19952495
199632127
199726116
199830149
199937170
200035191
200148242
200256294
200374422
200457537
200561712
200668727
200764825
200856937
2009581038
2010681178
20111031417
2012791500
2013841642
2014861699
2015801671
2016781735
2017731612
2018741641
2019831644
2020501624

General info

Alternative namesR-HIT
Rose Polytechnic Institute
Rose Polytechnic
Rose-Hulman Institute
RHIT
Rose Hulman
Rose
RPI
Rose Hulman Institute
RP
Rose-Hulman
Founded1874
WikipediaRose–Hulman Institute of Technology
MottoLabor et scientia
Labor and Science
Colorsold rose, white
Academic CalendarAugust to May (August - November; November-February; March-May)
Total FTE staff543
Carnegie ClassificationSpecial Focus Four-Year: Engineering Schools

Location and Contacts

Address5500 Wabash Avenue
Terre Haute, Indiana, 47803-3920
United States
City population61,000
Phone8128771511
Fax+1 (812) 877 8941

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