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Why Rose‑Hulman?

Our mission is to provide the world's best undergraduate STEM education.

Rose-Hulman offers a hands-on academic experience taught by nationally-ranked faculty in a collaborative and innovative community.


U.S. News & World Report has ranked us No. 1 in undergraduate engineering programs for 24 consecutive years; 99% of our full-time faculty have earned PhDs; and small classes – average of 20 students­ – encourage faculty-student interaction in a supportive learning environment.

Hands-On Learning

Capstone and senior design projects, undergraduate research, community service projects, and in-class and lab assignments all challenge students to learn by doing; 94% of our students complete at least one internship or co-op, and more than 70% complete two or more.


Offering 90+ clubs, teams and organizations, Fightin' Engineer Athletics, Greek Life, Performing Arts and decades-old campus traditions, you will find community in the rigor and challenge of Rose-Hulman. You'll work hard in the classroom while still doing the things you love!


With a 99% placement rate and a $80,157 average starting salary for the Class of 2022, top employers of Rose-Hulman graduates include Eli Lilly, Amazon, Apple, Google, Caterpillar, SpaceX and Tesla. Career prep is incorporated Into the curriculum, including career fairs, internships, co-ops, networking and more.


Our classrooms and labs are designed to industry and grad school standards. Innovation and Research Centers provide students with opportunities to participate on competition teams, explore chemical properties in our new food science lab, or test concrete strength in a structural testing lab.

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