| | |
Please select a school type.

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Academics and Majors

Rensselaer Students Say...

As the nation’s oldest technological university, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in upstate New York has a rightfully deserved reputation in the science and engineer­ing world, having led tens of thousands of bright minds to look at “innovation and the future.” “Research opportunities” and facilities are everywhere, and students are encouraged to ...

Visiting And Contact Information

110 Eighth Street

Troy, NY 12180-3590

United States

Phone: 518-276-6216

Fax: 518-276-4072


Majors & Special Programs
Academic Rating: 82
Most Popular Majors: Business/Commerce, General
Computer Engineering, General
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering
All Majors: Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering
Applied Mathematics
More More
Combined Degree Programs: BA/MEng
Other Joint Degree Programs: BS/MBA, BS/MS, BS/M.Eng, BS/MD, BS/JD, BS/Ph.D.
Special Study Options: Accelerated
Cross Registration
Double Major
Dual Enrollment
Exchange Student
Honors Program
Liberal Arts Career Combo
Student Designed Major
Study Abroad

Other Special Study Options:
The accelerated BS-Phd program in the School of Science is possible in all the science departments. Computer Science Physics Applied Physics Biology Biochemistry and Biophysics Geology Hydrogeology
Required Coursework: Computer literacy
English (including composition)
Sciences (biological or physical)
Social science
More More
Online Courses
Online Courses Offered:Yes

More More
Faculty & Class Information
Student Faculty Ratio:15:1
Total Faculty:505
Full-time & part-time faculty with Phds:439
Classes Taught by TAs:0%
Most Frequent Class Size:10 - 19
Most Frequent Lab & Sub-Section Size:10 - 19
More More

Key Statistics

Academics & Majors

  • Academic Rating:
  • Academic Calendar:
  • Student Faculty Ratio:
  • Total Faculty:
Need help researching schools? College Recruiter is a free service