|Business model||Not for Profit|
|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||13%|
|Student to faculty ratio||13:1|
|Dormitory capacity||7,100 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Rochester Institute of Technology is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 19,824 applications and 10,889 students were granted admission. Rochester Institute of Technology is at the #53 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.
Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 38% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 62% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||1140 to 1330|
|ACT||26 to 31|
In 2016-2017 academic year, Rochester Institute of Technology's tuition was $38,024 for all students regardless of residency (41.9% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Rochester Institute of Technology's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 32% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,301 (which is 2.3% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Rochester Institute of Technology in 2016-2017, was 2,000, which is 69% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,740 (which is 2.6% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Rochester Institute of Technology has enrolled a total of 16,507 students (14,789 students full-time and 1,718 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 16,507 students, 515 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 66% men and 34% women and 13,384 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,123 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 444 students for distance studies.
Non-resident alien: 16%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 7%
Black/African American: 4%
Two or more races: 3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Rochester Institute of Technology.Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
|Study Areas||Percent||Total Graduates||Online|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||30%||1,176||0|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||11%||427||45|
|Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities||11%||425||121|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||10%||389||267|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||7%||280||175|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics||3%||119|
|Visual And Performing Arts||3%||113|
|Mathematics And Statistics||2%||67||43|
Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.
The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Rochester Institute of Technology full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.
The typical median income of Rochester Institute of Technology graduates 6 years after enrollment is $45,200. Last year, out of the total 4,020 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 3,739 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 4,274 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 3,847 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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