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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

110 8th St. Troy View map
United States
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Private
Very High
7,465
Yes
621
1,424

Overview

Rensselaer is recognized as one of the world’s elite technological research universities. The Institute was founded in 1824 to instruct students ‘‘in the application of science to the common purposes of life.’’ From its campuses in Troy, N.Y., and Hartford, Conn., to locations around the globe, the impact of Rensselaer, its students, faculty, and alumni, is felt in the way people live, work, and play. More than 100 programs and 1,000 courses lead to bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees are offered by the schools of Architecture, Engineering, Humanities and Social Sciences, Management and Technology, and Science and in the interdisciplinary degree program in information technology (IT). The undergraduate experience features close collaboration with faculty members, experiential learning, undergraduate research, and a rigorous curriculum. Accelerated programs in medicine and law are offered in cooperation with other universities.

University Highlights

Total students - 7,465

16%
84%

International students - 1,424

61%
39%

Total faculty staff - 621

97
524

Total students - 7,465

16%
84%

International students - 1,424

61%
39%

Total faculty staff - 621

524
97

Scholarships

Yes
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