Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology Academic Life

Summary

The student-faculty ratio at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is 13:1, and the school has 34.1 percent of its classes with fewer than 20 students. The most popular majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology include: Mechanical Engineering; Chemical Engineering; Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering; Civil Engineering, General; and Electrical and Electronics Engineering. The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 91 percent.

Faculty & Classes

General education/core curriculum required Yes
Coursework required for graduation
Humanities English (including composition)
Computer literacy Sciences (biological or physical)
Mathematics Social science
Class sizes
Class sizes
Student-faculty ratio 13:1
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Full-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution
Part-time faculty gender distribution

Majors

Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
Mechanical Engineering 35%
Chemical Engineering 14%
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 10%
Civil Engineering, General 10%
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 8%

Academic Programs & Offerings

Degrees offered Bachelor's, Master's
Combined-degree programs N/A
Student participation in special academic programs
First-year experiences 100%
Service learning 19%
Senior capstone or culminating academic experience 97%
Undergraduate research/creative projects 9%
Learning communities 0%
Institution is G.I. Bill certified Yes
Institution participates in Yellow Ribbon Program Yes
Institution is SOC Member No
Offers DANTES course(s) for credit No

Graduation & Retention

Average freshman retention rate 91%
4-year graduation rate 70%

* Academic Life details based on 2012 data


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