In 2016, 1,817 people graduated from undergraduate and graduate programs at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. 29.9% of these graduates were women, and 70.1% were men. The majority of graduating students were White (1,028 graduates), meaning that there were 6.01 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 171 graduates.
The median undergraduate tuition at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is $49,520, which is $17,310 more than the national median of $32,210.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute received 18,524 undergraduate applications in 2016, which represents a 4.35% annual growth. Out of those 18,524 applicants, 8,215 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 44.3% acceptance rate.
There were 7,363 students enrolled at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in 2016, and 63% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has an overall enrollment yield of 20.6%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has a total enrollment of 7,363 students. The full-time enrollment at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 7,269 students and the part-time enrollment is 94. This means that 98.7% of students enrolled at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are enrolled full-time.
The enrolled student population at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, both undergraduate and graduate, is 53.3%White, 10.1%Asian, 7.58%Hispanic or Latino, 6.04%Two or More Races, 3.14%Black or African American, 0.1%American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0.03%Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.
Students enrolled at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority WhiteMale (33.2%), followed by WhiteFemale (14.5%) and AsianMale (6.14%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority WhiteMale (3.46%), followed by WhiteFemale (1.51%) and AsianMale (0.46%).
In 2016, 731 fewer women than men graduated from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. The majority of students graduating from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are White. These 1,028 graduates mean that there were 6.01 times more White graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 171 graduates.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute has an endowment valued at nearly $673M, as of the end of the 2015 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $32.5M (4.82%), compared to the 1.09% average return ($2.96M on $270M) across all Doctoral Universities.
In 2015, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute had a total expenditure of $409M. Of that $409M, they spent $142M on salaries and $34M on benefits.
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute employs 193Professors, 103Associate professors, and 60Assistant professors. Most academics at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are MaleProfessors (165), MaleAssociate professors (67), and MaleLecturers (42).
The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are: Management, with 183 employees, Service, with 163 employees, and Business and Financial Operations with 161 employees.