What They’re Known For:
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) is a private institution founded in 1829. Ranked by U.S. News and World Report as the seventh best Regional University in the North, RIT doesn’t just offer degree programs in science and technology – they also provide courses of study for liberal arts, art and design, and business majors.
RIT’s eight colleges offer more than 80 graduate, part-time and online program options in technical communications, business, engineering & technology, science and mathematics, environmental studies, hospitality and service management, information sciences, and interdisciplinary studies.
Why we love Rochester Institute of Technology:
Rochester Institute of Technology is regionally accredited by The Commission on Higher Education, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.
RIT's business degree programs are accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
Facts & Figures
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education
Private, for-profit, Higher Education
Master's College or University I
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No on-campus requirement for listed programs.
Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Candidates may work with RIT's Financial Aid Office to determine aid eligibility and funding options.
Scholarships are awarded on the basis of demonstrated academic merit. Students from all income ranges are offered financial scholarships each year and, as a result, find an RIT education affordable.
RIT Graduate Admissions team will assist candidates throughout the application process. All students are assigned an academic advisor to support student success throughout program duration.
RIT’s hands-on learning approach greatly enhances your grasp of the material. Classes employ the latest technologies, like computer simulation software.