Undergraduate Majors at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

The most popular major at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is Mechanical Engineering followed by Computer Science and Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering. A list of all 37 available majors and annual graduates is presented below.

List of undergrad majors offered at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Computer and Information Sciences

Graduates
Information Technology 29
Computer Science 84

Engineering

Graduates
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering 82
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering 81
Chemical Engineering 66
Civil Engineering 77
Electrical and Electronics Engineering 77
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics 1
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering 12
Materials Engineering 22
Mechanical Engineering 187
Nuclear Engineering 34
Industrial Engineering 42

Engineering Technology

Graduates
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology 65

Legal Professions

Graduates
Pre-Law Studies 1

Biology

Graduates
Biology/Biological Sciences 42
Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology, Other 14
Bioinformatics 5

Mathematics

Graduates
Mathematics 33

Natural Resources Conservation

Graduates
Environmental Science 4

General Studies

Graduates
Science, Technology and Society 7
Cognitive Science 2
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Graduates
Philosophy 1

Architecture

Graduates
Architecture 63

Physical Sciences

Graduates
Chemistry 17
Geology/Earth Science 4
Hydrology and Water Resources Science 1
Physics 33
Physics, Other 3

Psychology

Graduates
Psychology 10

Visual and Performing Arts

Graduates
Visual and Performing Arts 8
Game and Interactive Media Design 10

Health Professions

Graduates
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies 9

Business

Graduates
Business Administration and Management 103

Communication

Graduates
Communication and Media Studies 8
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia 43

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=194824 IPEDS survey data for Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.