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About Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is a Private, 4 years college located in Troy, New York.
It has a total enrollment of 7,501 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The acceptance rate at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 57.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
Address110 8th St, Troy, NY 12180-3590
Net Price
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is 57.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 19.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate57.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)19.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$70
Graduate Application Fees$75

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, for academic year 2019-2020 is $57,012 for undergraduate students.. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $58,325.
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$57,012
Graduate Tuition & Fees$58,325

Student Population

At Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, total 7,501 are attending classes. RPI has 6,283 students and the graduate school has 1,218 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students7,501
Undergraduate Students6,283
Graduate Students1,218

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs145 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Doctorate (Research)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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