Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester, NY

Rochester Institute of Technology

1 Lomb Memorial Dr
Rochester, NY 14623-5603
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Rochester Institute of Technology Review

A- Excellent
4.083325 Based on 9 Reviews
Career Preparation
A
Students and Culture
A-
Facilities
A
Activities and Groups
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Degree Overview

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Rochester Institute of Technology.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.

1581 Engineering Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architectural and Building Sciences/Technology
 
 
13
 
 
Architecture
 
 
0
 
 
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
 
82
 
 
 
Biomedical Sciences, General
 
85
 
 
 
Biotechnology
 
25
 
 
 
Cad/Cadd Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
4
 
 
 
 
Chemical Engineering
 
53
 
 
 
Civil Drafting and Civil Engineering Cad/Cadd
2
 
 
 
 
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
 
52
 
 
 
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
 
30
 
 
 
Computer Engineering, General
 
66
22
 
 
Computer Software Engineering
 
96
18
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
118
81
 
 
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
 
27
 
 
 
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
 
22
 
 
 
Engineering, General
 
 
12
 
9
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
 
10
16
 
 
Environmental Science
 
22
7
 
 
Industrial and Product Design
 
55
17
 
 
Industrial Engineering
 
78
45
 
 
Manufacturing Engineering
 
 
18
 
 
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
 
7
32
 
 
Materials Science
 
 
14
0
 
Mechanical Engineering
 
166
86
3
 
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
3
105
 
 
 
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
 
 
 
0
 
Packaging Science
 
44
12
 
 
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
 
0
24
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

874 Computer Technology Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
0
31
 
1
 
Computer and Information Sciences, General
27
 
 
 
3
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
74
26
16
 
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
 
25
 
 
 
Computer Science
 
135
142
 
 
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
 
31
18
0
 
Data Modeling/Warehousing and Database Administration
 
 
 
67
 
Graphic Communications, General
 
0
 
 
 
Illustration
 
28
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
 
0
 
 
Information Technology
 
14
 
 
 
Integrated Circuit Design
 
 
 
0
 
Management Information Systems, General
 
64
 
 
 
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation
 
128
26
 
 
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
 
17
1
 
 
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
 
 
 
0
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

412 Business Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
 
48
9
0
 
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
2
 
 
 
 
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
7
 
 
 
 
Advertising
 
13
 
 
 
Business Administration and Management, General
9
29
113
0
 
Business/Commerce, General
4
 
 
 
 
Economics, General
 
21
 
 
 
Finance, General
 
38
11
 
 
Human Resources Development
 
0
11
1
 
International Business/Trade/Commerce
 
14
 
 
 
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
 
0
 
 
 
Management Science
 
 
0
 
 
Organizational Leadership
 
 
6
 
 
Project Management
 
 
 
24
 
Research and Development Management
 
0
1
 
 
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
 
51
 
 
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

345 Mathematics and Science Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Astrophysics
 
 
5
 
3
Biochemistry
 
18
 
 
 
Bioinformatics
 
4
4
 
 
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
 
19
 
 
 
Biotechnology
 
25
 
 
 
Chemistry, General
 
20
7
 
 
Computational and Applied Mathematics
 
 
16
 
0
Computational Mathematics
 
11
 
 
 
Financial Mathematics
 
 
9
 
 
Informatics
0
29
71
 
 
Physical Sciences
1
10
8
 
12
Physics, General
 
24
 
 
 
Science Technologies/Technicians, General
15
 
 
 
 
Statistics, General
 
8
22
4
 

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

299 Human and Social Sciences Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Psychology
 
 
 
2
 
Deaf Studies
 
 
 
1
 
Experimental Psychology
 
 
2
 
 
International/Global Studies
 
16
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
15
137
 
1
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
 
16
 
 
Museology/Museum Studies
 
7
 
 
 
Philosophy
 
1
 
 
 
Political Science and Government, General
 
13
 
 
 
Psychology, General
 
38
 
 
 
Public Policy Analysis, General
 
7
2
 
 
School Psychology
 
 
6
5
 
Sociology
 
4
 
 
 
Sociology and Anthropology
 
7
 
 
 
Sustainability Studies
 
 
13
 
6

* Number of people in 2019 that graduated with this degree and study level

238 Art and Design Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
 
2
3
 
 
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
 
53
9
 
 
Commercial and Advertising Art
21
 
 
 
 
Fine/Studio Arts, General
 
2
1
 
 
Graphic Design
 
39
7
 
 
Interior Design
 
10
 
 
 
Metal and Jewelry Arts
 
6
4
 
 
Photography
 
72
8
 
 
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
 
 
 
0
 
Visual and Performing Arts, General
 
 
 
1
 

172 Healthcare Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Athletic Training/Trainer
 
 
 
0
 
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
 
26
 
3
 
Electrocardiograph Technology/Technician
 
 
 
12
 
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
 
13
 
 
 
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
 
 
8
6
 
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
 
2
 
 
 
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator
 
24
4
 
 
Medical Informatics
 
0
0
 
 
Nutrition Sciences
 
2
 
 
 
Physician Assistant
 
36
36
 
 

92 Education and Liberal Arts Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics, General
 
17
 
 
 
Art Teacher Education
 
 
6
 
 
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
 
2
1
 
 
Foreign Languages and Literatures, General
 
1
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
14
5
 
 
 
Secondary Education and Teaching
 
 
7
 
 
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
0
31
8
 
 

84 Communication and Media Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
 
29
36
 
 
Journalism
 
5
 
 
 
Mass Communication/Media Studies
 
6
8
0
 
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant
 
0
 
 
 
Printmaking
 
 
 
0
 

33 Hospitality Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Facilities Planning and Management
 
 
2
 
 
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
 
19
 
0
 
Tourism and Travel Services Management
2
 
10
 
 

14 Trades and Careers Graduates
Major
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer Numerically Controlled (Cnc) Machinist Technology/Cnc Machinist
6
 
 
 
 
Furniture Design and Manufacturing
 
5
1
 
 
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other
 
 
 
1
 
Woodworking, General
1
 
 
 
 

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Check out the online programs offered at Rochester Institute of Technology.

Program
Associate's
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Business Administration and Management, General
 
 
 
 
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
 
 
 
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
 
 
 
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
 
 
 
 
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
 
 
 
 
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
 
 
 
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
 
 
 
 
Human Resources Development
 
 
Informatics
 
 
 
 
Information Science/Studies
 
 
 
 
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
 
 
Manufacturing Engineering
 
 
 
 
Mass Communication/Media Studies
 
 
 
 
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
 
 
 
 
Organizational Leadership
 
 
 
 
Physical Sciences
 
 
 
 
Project Management
 
 
 
 
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other
 
 
 
 
Statistics, General
 
 
 

Accreditation Information

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Specialized Institution Accreditations
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation
  • Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs
Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee
  • Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs

* Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)

Alumni & Student Reviews

A Excellent
Career Preparation

What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?

4.3333333333333 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Mechanical engineering, Class of 2014

    Required completion of a full year experience as a paid intern at a real company. Highly-attended career fairs twice each year

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BFA Graphic Design, Class of 2000

    Co-op work experience, the most up to date technology and software on site, adjunct professors with relevant businesses, internship opportunities

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters in Computer Science, Class of 1993

    Don't know. Haven't been back since graduation.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Biology, Class of 1990

    Good education, practical exper for jibs and addnl svhool

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Computer Engineering, Class of 2001

    I didn't utilize those services but they were offered.

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Students and Culture

What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?

3.7777777777778 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Mechanical engineering, Class of 2014

    Nerdy, not as smart as they think they are. Don't understand students with a job while at school

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters in Computer Science, Class of 1993

    Don't know. Haven't been there in over 20 years.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor of Science Graphic Media, Class of 2007

    It's a very large school, there are several different types of students

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Computer Engineering, Class of 2001

    There were thousands of students from pretty much every culture imaginable.

    4 Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities

What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.

4.2222222222222 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Mechanical engineering, Class of 2014

    Dorms are fine, but would benefit from updated climate control and mattresses. Labs are fine, dining halls are sub-par, but fine

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters in Computer Science, Class of 1993

    When I was there they were good.

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS Information Technology, Class of 1995

    great dining halls , excellent dorms , accessible computer labs all over campus. state of the artsports complex

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Bachelor of Science Graphic Media, Class of 2007

    Very nice facilities, up to date technology

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Psychology, Class of 2014

    Old, bad tech for a tech school

    3 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Computer Engineering, Class of 2001

    Dining options were limited freshman year (meals only available during certain times) but all the rest were fine.

    4 Rated January 2016
A- Excellent
Activities and Groups

What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?

4 Based on 9 Reviews
  • Alumni
    Mechanical engineering, Class of 2014

    Quidditch, humans vs zombies, innovation day/fair

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BFA Graphic Design, Class of 2000

    interest clubs like art, computer science, photography

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Masters in Computer Science, Class of 1993

    They treat you like an adult.

    4 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    BS Information Technology, Class of 1995

    Hearing impaired school and culture, Intramural Sport, Choir, Cultural/Heritage Groups functions

    5 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Psychology, Class of 2014

    Engineering groups, gaming, designing cars, not much for social science majors

    2 Rated January 2016
  • Alumni
    Computer Engineering, Class of 2001

    I did not participate in school-sponsored activities except the mandatory ones.

    3 Rated January 2016

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