rensselaer polytechnic institute
private, coeducational institution of higher learning in Troy, New York, U.S. It includes schools of architecture, engineering, humanities and social sciences, management and technology, and science. In addition to undergraduate studies, all five schools offer master's degree programs and four offer doctorates. There is also a graduate centre in Hartford, Connecticut. Research Facilities include Rensselaer Technology Park, Darrin Communications Center, and the George M. Low Center for Industrial Innovation. The Darrin Fresh Water Institute is located in the Adirondack Mountains. Total enrollment is approximately 6,600.
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