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Students

Total Students

18,865

Student Ratio
Female 32%
Male 68%

Faculty

Total Faculty

3,040

Faculty/Student Ratio
13 : 1
 

Tuition

Estimated Cost

$47,690

Admissions

Total Applicants

15,806

Admitted

59%

Enrolled

17%

Test Scores

SAT Math

570-680

SAT Reading

530-650

SAT Writing

520-630

ACT Composite

25-30

About Rochester Institute of Technology

Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is a private, co-ed, four-year school offering Bachelors, Masters and PhD degrees in Art, Crafts, Design, and Graphic Communications; Business, Management, and Communication; Computing and Information Sciences; Engineering and Engineering Technology; Health Sciences; Multidisciplinary; Science, Mathematics, and Imaging Science; Social Sciences, Humanities, and Education; and Sustainability. The university’s diverse, engaging, campus community, modern campus facilities, and our location in Rochester, NY, make us an outstanding living and learning environment for international students. We currently have 1,900 international students from more than 100 countries studying on our campus in Rochester, NY, and 1,200 students studying on our campuses abroad in Croatia, Dubai, and Kosovo. RIT international students are active members of our residential campus community, and we support their development and prepare them to be successful graduates with individualized academic and career advising, and personalized assistance and support.

Students & Faculty

Students
  • 18,865Total Students
  • 12,837Male Students
  • 6,028Female Students
  • 1,915Total Intl Students
  • 1,301Intl Male Students
  • 614Intl Female Students
Faculty
  • 3,040Total Faculty
  • 2,016Male Faculty
  • 1,024Female Faculty
  • 13:1Student/Fac Ratio

Admissions

15,806
total applicants

59%
admitted (9266)

17%
enrolled (2678)


SAT Scores:
25th-75th percentile
570-680
Math
530-650
Reading
520-630
Writing
ACT Scores:
25th-75th percentile
25-30
Composite

Note: 25th-75th percentile ranges show the range of scores achieved by the middle 50% of students who were admitted to the school.


Other Requirements:
TOEFL?
Required
Admissions Test Scores?
Required
Other Test?
Neither required nor recommended
College Prep?
Required
Recommendations?
Required
*All data is provided by the school or compiled from IPEDS as of May 2013

Degrees & Programs

Accounting
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Applied Mathematics, General
Art Teacher Education
Astrophysics
Athletic Training/Trainer
Automation Engineer Technology/Technician
Biochemistry
Bioinformatics
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Biomedical Sciences, General
Biotechnology
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other
Business/Commerce, General
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
Chemistry, General
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Commercial and Advertising Art
Communication, General
Community Organization and Advocacy
Computational and Applied Mathematics
Computational Mathematics
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Graphics
Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC
Computer Science
Computer Software Engineering
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminology
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Drawing
Economics, General
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology
Engineering, General
Engineering/Industrial Management
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Environmental Science
Experimental Psychology
Facilities Planning and Management
Finance, General
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
Fine/Studio Arts, General
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
Furniture Design and Manufacturing
Graphic Communications, General
Graphic Communications, Other
Graphic Design
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Human Resources Development
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Industrial and Product Design
Industrial Engineering
Industrial Safety Technology/Technician
Informatics
Information Science/Studies
Information Technology Project Management
Interior Design
International Business/Trade/Commerce
International/Global Studies
Journalism
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
Management Information Systems, General
Manufacturing Engineering
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician
Mass Communication/Media Studies
Materials Science
Mathematics and Statistics
Mechanical Engineering
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Medical Illustration/Medical Illustrator
Medical Informatics
Metal and Jewelry Arts
Modeling, Virtual Environments and Simulation
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other
Museology/Museum Studies
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/Technician
Organizational Leadership
Packaging Science
Philosophy
Photographic and Film/Video Technology/Technician and Assistant
Photography
Physical Sciences
Physician Assistant
Physics, General
Political Science and Government, General
Polymer Chemistry
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Printmaking
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing
Project Management
Psychology, General
Public Policy Analysis, General
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication, Other
Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians, Other
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
Research and Development Management
Sales, Distribution, and Marketing Operations, General
School Psychology
Science Technologies/Technicians, General
Secondary Education and Teaching
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation
Statistics, General
Sustainability Studies
Telecommunications Technology/Technician
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Urban Studies/Affairs
Visual and Performing Arts, General
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design
Writing, General
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58 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, New York 14623-5603
P: (585) 475-2229
F: (585) 475-7164

Studying in New York

New York, rich in its cultural and historic heritage, has remained a national symbol of the American Dream for centuries. For international students planning to study in the United States, New York hosts one of the most well-known and diverse urban centers in the world, New York City. Along with some of the most beautiful American geographical landscapes in the country, New York has more attractions than can be appreciated in a single study-abroad experience, but that certainly doesn't stop international students from making plans to make the most of their time in New York!
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