Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

School Info

Institution Type
4 year Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting
City
Student Teacher Ratio
16:1
Student Population
6,901
Campus Size
Midsize

Degrees Issued

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Master's degree

Contact Info

110 8th St, Troy, New York 12180-3590
(518) 276-6000

  • New York Schools
  • Institutional statistical data was gathered from the U.S. Department of Education - Institute of Education Sciences, National Center for Education Statistics in 2010

Statistics

Faculty Overview

Average Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Faculty Salaries

Instructors
$0
Lecturers
$40,380
Assistant Professors
$79,359
Associate Professors
$85,732
Professors
$121,984

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Faculty by Function

Instructional & Research
587
Executive & Administrative
253
Other Professional
351
Non Professional
572
Total1,763

Percent Teachers At Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Teachers 33.3%
  • Dark Yellow: Teachers
  • Yellow: Non Teachers

Tenure Status for Instructors & Researchers at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Tenured
251
On Tenured Track
87
Not On Tenured Track
39

Tenure Status for instructors & Researchers at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by Gender

Tenured On Tenure Track Not On Tenure Track
Men 83%
Women 17%
Men 64%
Women 36%
Men 85%
Women 15%
  • Blue Pattern Men
  • Pink Women

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Native American
4
Asian
119
African American
68
Hispanic
45
Total236

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Native American
0
Asian
41
African American
17
Hispanic
20
Total78

Full Time Faculty Minorities at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 100%
W 0%
M 69%
W 31%
M 46%
W 54%
M 44%
W 56%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Part Time Faculty Minorities at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute by Gender

Native American Asian African American Hispanic
M 0%
W 0%
M 54%
W 46%
M 29%
W 71%
M 65%
W 35%
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute New Hires

Instructional Facilities Secretarial Services Professional Support
M 100%
W 0%
Total2
M 0%
W 100%
Total2
M 71%
W 29%
Total7
  • Blue: Men
  • Pink: Women
Maintenance Executive & Managerial
M 67%
W 33%
Total12
M 67%
W 33%
Total6

School Overview

U.S. News Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute School Ranking

#50

In State Vs. Out of state undergraduates

In State 35%
  • Yellow: In State
  • Dark Yellow: Out Of State

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Retention Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Returning Students 91%
Returning Students %
  • Yellow: Returning Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Returning Students

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Graduation Rates

Full Time Students Part Time Students
Graduated Students 64%
Graduated Students 83%
  • Yellow: Graduated Students
  • Dark Yellow: Non Graduated Students

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Overall Graduation Rates

Graduated Students 83%
  • Graduated Students
  • Non Graduated Students

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