Chances of getting into Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology

Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate
68.2%
Admission Difficulty for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
Measure Difficulty
Admission StandardsExceptional
Applicant CompetitionLow

How hard is it to get into Rose-Hulman and can I get accepted? The school has a 68% acceptance rate ranking it #20 in Indiana for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 3,049 out of 4,471 applicants were admitted making Rose-Hulman a moderately competitive school to get into with a strong chance of acceptance if you meet the requirements.  Academically, it has extremely high requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 14 percent. Rose Hulman Institute of Technology typically accepts and attracts "A-" average high school students. Only 16% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top ten percent of their high school class.

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Rose-Hulman SAT Scores

SAT Requirements & Average SAT Score

SAT Range
1270-1480
Applicants Submitting SAT
69%
SAT Scores for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 25th 610
SAT Math 25th 660
SAT Composite 25th 1270
SAT Scores for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
SAT Test 25th Percentile Score
SAT Reading 75th 700
SAT Math 75th 780
SAT Composite 75th 1480
Average SAT Score 1380

SAT Scores you need to get in

What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to Rose Hulman Institute of Technology?

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology typically requires applicants to be in the top 15 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1270 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 1160. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1380 out of 1600. The school ranks #2 in Indiana for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 69 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.

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Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology admission chances by SAT score
SAT Score (1600 scale) Competitiveness Admission Chances
1480 and Above Good >78%
1375 to 1480 Avg + 68%-78%
1270 to 1375 Avg - 56%-68%
1165 to 1270 Reach 42%-56%
Less than 1165 Low <42%
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Rose-Hulman ACT Scores

ACT Requirements & Average ACT Score

ACT Range
28-33 
Applicants Submitting ACT
61%
ACT Scores for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
ACT Test 25th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 25th 26
ACT Math 25th 28
ACT Composite 25th 28
ACT Scores for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
ACT Test 75th Percentile Score
ACT Reading 75th 34
ACT Math 75th 34
ACT Composite 75th 33
Average ACT Score 30

ACT Scores needed to get accepted

What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into Rose-Hulman?

Admission data indicates that Rose-Hulman regularly accepts students with ACT's of 28 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 12 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 26 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 30 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 33 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #2 in Indiana for highest average ACT composite score. Scoring well on the ACT is very important as 61 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to Rose Hulman Institute of Technology.

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology admission chances by ACT score
ACT Score Competitiveness Admission Chances
33 and Above Good >80%
30 to 33 Avg + 68%-80%
28 to 30 Avg - 58%-68%
26 to 28 Reach 48%-58%
Less than 26 Low <48%
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Estimated GPA Requirements & Average GPA

Avg. High School GPA
3.96
Typical High School Grades
A-

You will need exceptionally good grades to get into Rose Hulman Institute of Technology. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology was 3.96 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily A- students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #1 in Indiana for highest average GPA. If your high school GPA meets these requirements, there is a good chance you will be accepted as Rose-Hulman accepts 68% of students who apply.

 What do these ratings mean?

High School GPA's for admitted Rose Hulman Institute of Technology students
High School GPA Freshmen Within Range Competitiveness
3.75+ 78% Good
3.50 to 3.75 15% Reach
3.25 to 3.50 6% Reach
3.00 to 3.25 1% Reach
2.75 to 3.00 N/A% Low
2.50 to 2.75 N/A% Low
2.25 to 2.50 N/A% Low
2.00 to 2.25 N/A% Low

High School Class Rank

66% of Rose Hulman Institute of Technology freshman were in the top ten percent of their high school graduating class.

High School Class Rank for admitted Rose Hulman Institute of Technology students
High School Class Rank Freshmen Within Range
Top 10% of class 66%
Top 25% of class 92%
Top 50% of class 100%
Bottom 50% of class 0%
Bottom 25% of class 0%

Admission Statistics

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology admission statistics
Women Men Total
Applied 991 3,480 4,471
Accepted 757 2,292 3,049
Acceptance Rate 76% 66% 68%
Enrolled 106 395 501
Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield) 14% 17% 16%

Fall 2020 Application Deadline

Applications were Due
Mar 1, 2020
Days left to Apply
None

The application deadline for Fall 2020 has passed. Applications were due on Mar 1, 2020.

Admission Requirements

What are the requirements for admission to Rose Hulman Institute of Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?

Rose Hulman Institute of Technology Admission Requirements
Test Scores Required
High School GPA Recommended
High School Class Rank Recommended
Completion of College Preparatory Program Required
Recommendations Required
Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended

Credits Accepted

High School Credits Accepted at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology
AP Credit Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences No

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=152318 IPEDS survey data for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology.

Frequently Asked Questions

69% of students submit their SAT scores to Rose-Hulman. 61% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.

68% of those who apply are granted admission to Rose-Hulman. Admission competition is low and the college has exceptional admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1270 and 1480. 69% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.

The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have ACT scores between 28 and 33. 61% of students submit ACT scores when applying. See if your ACT score is good enough for admission.