About 82.8 percent of the 545 degrees and certificates handed out by the Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in 2017-18 were to students in engineering programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.
The agency's National Center for Education Statistics shows the private not-for-profit institution in Haute conferred 421 bachelor's degrees and 30 master's degrees in engineering programs.
But the single most popular program was for a bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering. Data shows the school gave out 160 bachelor's degrees in mechanical engineering, followed by 62 bachelor's degrees in chemical engineering and 62 bachelor's degrees in computer science.
The institute enrolled 2,245 students for 2017-18, including 2,168 in undergraduate programs and 77 in graduate programs.
Degrees awarded for 2017-18
Bachelor's degrees awarded
Graduate and professional degrees awarded
Total degrees and certificates awarded
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
Civil Engineering, General
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Software Engineering
Laser and Optical Engineering
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Other
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
Computer and Information Sciences, Other
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services total
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields total
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomathematics, Bioinformatics, and Computational Biology, Other
Biological And Biomedical Sciences total
Mathematics and Statistics total
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies total