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Rose-Hulman Demographics & Diversity

Terre Haute, Indiana

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Racial Demographics & Diversity

Racial Diversity

A college's ethnic diversity is indicated by the student body's equal inclusion of students from different backgrounds . Students at Rose-Hulman are mostly White with a small Foreign Resident population. The school has low racial diversity. 26% percent of students are minorities or people of color (BIPOC). The ethnic breakdown is detailed in the following table.

Racial demographics of Rose Hulman Institute of Technology students
Race Percent of Students
White 74%
Black 2%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 4%
American Indian / Alaskan 0%
Hawaiian / Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 4%
International 12%
Race Unknown 0%

Gender Demographics & Diversity

Gender Diversity
Very Low

There are 211% more male students than female students enrolled at Rose Hulman Institute of Technology with a gender ratio of 76% men to 24% women. Compared to the US average of 56% female students, Rose-Hulman has a much lower gender diversity than other US colleges and is much less inclusive of females.

Male to female gender ratio for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology students
Gender Percent of Students
Men 76%
Women 24%
Enrollment by gender for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology students
Gender Number of Students
Men 1,656
Women 532

Geographic Diversity

Geographic Diversity

Rose-Hulman serves a high number of out-of-state students with 72% of the student body residing outside of Indiana or from other countries.

Enrollment by geographic location for Rose Hulman Institute of Technology students
Origin Percent of Students
In State 29%
Out of State 63%
Foreign 9%
Unknown Location 0%

Economic Diversity

Median Household Income
$67,724 per year

12% of students can be considered low-income as indicated by their receipt of Federal Pell Grant Aid.

Undergrad Student Population

Undergrad enrollment by age and part time status
Segment Percent of Students
Students Over 25 Years Old 0.8%
Part time Undergrads 0.6%

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