Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology

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2017 Undergraduate Tuition

$44,847

4% growth from 2016

2017 Average Net Price

$41,536

After Financial Aid

2016 Student Loan

1.64%

Default Rate

2017 Acceptance Rate

60.9%

4,473 Applicants

2017 Enrolled Students

2,245

97.8% Full-Time

2016 Graduation Rate

82.2%

453 Graduates

About

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is a higher education institution located in Vigo County, IN. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology were Mechanical Engineering (183 degrees awarded), Chemical Engineering (87 degrees), and Computer Science (61 degrees).

In 2017, 630 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. 24.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 75.6% awarded men. The majority of degree recipients were white (483 degrees), 22 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (22 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is $44,847, which is $30,847 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is $44,847, which is $30,847 more than the national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $41,536.

In 2017, 98% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 50% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$44,847

2017 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was $44,847. The cost of tuition at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is $30,847 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Special Focus Institutions ($14,000).

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Average Net Price

$41,536

2017 Value

0.372%

1 Year Growth

In 2017 Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $41,536. Between 2016 and 2017, the average net price of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology grew by 0.372%.

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Other Student Expenses

$13,293

Room and Board

$1,500

Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was of $13,293 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,500. The cost of room and board increased by 5% between 2016 and 2017. The cost of books and supplies did not change during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

98%

Of Undergraduates Receive Grants

50%

Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

98% of undergraduate students at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology received grants or loans in 2017. This represents a growth of 2.08% with respect to 2016, when 96% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

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1.64%

2016 Default Rate

7

Number of Defaults

In 2016 the default rate for borrower's at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was 1.64%, which represents 7 out of the 427 total borrowers.

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Admissions

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology received 4,473 undergraduate applications in 2017, which represents a 5.47% annual growth. Out of those 4,473 applicants, 2,726 students were accepted for enrollment, representing a 60.9% acceptance rate.

There were 2,245 students enrolled at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2017, and 52% of first-time enrollees submitted SAT scores with their applications.

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has an overall enrollment yield of 20.5%, which represents the number of admitted students who ended up enrolling.

Acceptance Rate

60.9%

Acceptance Rate in 2017

2,726

Accepted Out of 4,473

In 2017, the undergraduate acceptance rate of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was 60.9% (2,726 admissions from 4,473 applications). This is lower than the acceptance rate of 2016, which was 61.1%. Between 2016 and 2017, the number of applicants grew by 5.47%, while admissions grew by 5.25%.

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SAT Scores

52%

Submission Percentage

288

Scores Submitted

52% of enrolled first-time students at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2017 submitted SAT scores with their applications.

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Enrollment

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has a total enrollment of 2,245 students. The full-time enrollment at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is 2,196 students and the part-time enrollment is 49. This means that 97.8% of students enrolled at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, both undergraduate and graduate, is 66.1% White, 5.03% Asian, 4.54% Hispanic or Latino, 4.5% Two or More Races, 2.67% Black or African American, 0.134% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.134% American Indian or Alaska Native.

Students enrolled at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in full-time Undergraduate programs are majority White Male (52%), followed by White Female (15.1%) and Asian Male (3.45%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are majority White Male (32.7%), followed by White Female (12.2%) and Asian Male (6.12%).

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

97.8%

Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, both undergraduate and graduate, is 2,245 students. The full-time enrollment at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is 2,196 and the part-time enrollment is 49. This means that 97.8% of students enrolled at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are enrolled full-time compared with 71.1% at similar Special Focus Institutions.

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Retention Rate over Time

91%

2017 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was 91%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Special Focus Institutions (71%), Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    1,483

  2. Asian

    113

  3. Hispanic or Latino

    102

The enrolled student population at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is 66.1% White, 5.03% Asian, 4.54% Hispanic or Latino, 4.5% Two or More Races, 2.67% Black or African American, 0.134% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders, and 0.134% American Indian or Alaska Native. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Special Focus Institutions is 44.7% White, 15.6% Hispanic or Latino, and 15.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 33 students (1.47%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2017, 322 fewer women than men received degrees from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology. The majority of degree recipients at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are white (483 degrees awarded). There were 22 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (22 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is Mechanical Engineering (183 degrees awarded), followed by Chemical Engineering (87 degrees) and Computer Science (61 degrees).

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Engineering (493 degrees awarded), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (63 degrees), and Physical Sciences (16 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Software developers (836,383 people), Other managers (486,240 people), Miscellaneous engineers, including nuclear engineers (361,150 people), Civil engineers (245,120 people), and Postsecondary teachers (213,811 people).

The most specialized majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Engineering (493 degrees awarded), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (63 degrees), Physical Sciences (16 degrees), Math & Statistics (13 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (21 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Physicians, Magnetic resonance imaging technologists, Chemists & materials scientists, Dentists, and Surgeons

The most specialized majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Engineering (493 degrees awarded), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (63 degrees), Physical Sciences (16 degrees), Math & Statistics (13 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (21 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

Most Common Industry

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Computer Systems Design (969,300 people), Architectural, engineering & related services (469,123 people), Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (429,127 people), Construction (306,661 people), and Elementary & secondary schools (266,999 people).

The most specialized majors at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Engineering (493 degrees awarded), Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services (63 degrees), Physical Sciences (16 degrees), Math & Statistics (13 degrees), and Engineering Technologies (21 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.

Most Common

  1. 183 degrees awarded

  2. 87 degrees awarded

  3. 61 degrees awarded

In 2017, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was Mechanical Engineering with 183 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

Degrees Awarded to Men

  1. 476

  2. 154

In 2017, 476 degrees were awarded to men at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, which is 3.09 times more than the number of degrees awarded to females (154).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2017, 150 degrees were awarded to men at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Mechanical Engineering, which is 4.17 times more than the 36 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2017, 36 degrees were awarded to women at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Mechanical Engineering, which is 0.24 times less than the 150 male recipients with that same degree.

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Time to Complete

68%

100% Completion Time

77%

150% Completion Time

In 2017, 68% of students graduating from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology completed their program within 100% "normal time" (i.e. 4 years for a 4-year degree). Comparatively, 77% completed their degrees within 150% of the normal time, and 78% within 200%.

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Graduation rate is defined as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within a specific percentage of "normal time" to completion for their program.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.

American Indian or Alaska Native Female

Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is Female and American Indian or Alaska Native (100% graduation rate). Across all Special Focus Institutions, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (67.2%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 0.442% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    483 degrees awarded

  2. Two or More Races

    22 degrees awarded

  3. Asian

    18 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is white (483 degrees awarded). There were 22 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, two or more races (22 degrees).

0.317% of degree recipients (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic

  1. White Male

    365 degrees awarded

  2. White Female

    118 degrees awarded

  3. Two or More Races Male

    15 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology is white male (365 degrees awarded). There were 3.09 times more white male recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white female (118 degrees).

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Operations

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has an endowment valued at nearly $206M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $19.1M (9.25%), compared to the 2.38% average return ($240k on $10.1M) across all Special Focus Institutions.

In 2017, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology had a total expenditure of $98.1M. Of that $98.1M, they spent $41.8M on salaries and $98.1M on benefits.

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology employs 73 Professors, 57 Assistant professors, and 56 Associate professors. Most academics at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are Male Professors (64), Male Associate professors(42), and Male Assistant professors (37).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology are: Management, with 91 employees, Service, with 68 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 54 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$206M

2017 Endowment

7.61%

growth from 2016

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology has an endowment valued at about $206M, as of the end of the 2017 fiscal year. The endowment of Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology grew 7.61% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $196M higher than than the median endowment of Special Focus Institutions according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts

  1. $1.07M - Federal

  2. $0 - State

  3. $0 - Local

As of 2017, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology received $1.07M in grants and contracts from the federal government, $0 from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Primary Expenses

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$41.8M

Salary Expenditure

$98.1M

Benefits Expenditure

In 2017, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology had a total expenditure of $98.1M. Of that $98.1M, they spent $41.8M on salaries and $98.1M on benefits.

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Expenditure by Category

This tree map shows all of the primary expenses of Research at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology as a share of total expenditure.

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Salary Expenditure

$41.8M

2017 Salaries

5.41%

growth from 2016

In 2017, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology paid a median of $41.8M in salaries, which represents 42.6% of their overall expenditure ($98.1M) and a 5.41% growth from the previous year. This is compared to a 1.58% decline from 2015 and a 4.35% growth from 2014.

The median for similar Special Focus Institutions is 2.59M (39.4% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$18.8M

Instructional Salaries

186

Number of Employees

In 2017, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology paid a total of $18.8M to 186 employees working as instructors, which represents 44.9% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.05M (36.1%) for similar Special Focus Four-Year: Engineering Schools.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Professor

Most Common Instructor

73 Employees

Management

Most Common Non-Instructional Employee

91 Employees

In 2017, the most common positions for instructional staff at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology were Professor with 73 employees; Assistant professor with 57 employees; and Assistant professor with 56 employees.

In 2017, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology were Management with 91 employees; Service with 68 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 54 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic

  1. Male Professor

  2. Male Associate professor

  3. Male Assistant professor

In 2017, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology was Male Professor with 64 employees, Male Associate professor with 42 employees, and Male Assistant professor with 37 employees.

This chart shows the gender split between each academic rank present at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology.

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