Rochester Institute of Technology - Master's Degree

RIT is a place where brilliant minds assemble and collaborate, where they pool together their individual talents across disciplines in service of big projects and big ideas.

  • Average Tuition USD 51,068

School Description

Some notable alumni of the Institute include John Resig, one of the creators of jQuery library, and Kate Gleason, American businesswoman and engineer

Master Programs

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Accountancy

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the profession or duties of an accountant. The curriculum focuses on the process by which financial information about a business is recorded, classified, summarised, interpreted and communicated

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Applied & Computational Mathematics

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the application of mathematics and statistics to the solution of functional problems in fields such as engineering and the applied sciences. Includes instruction in natural phenomena modeling continuum mechanics, reaction-diffusion, wave propagation, dynamic systems, numerical analysis, controlled theory, asymptotic methods, variation, optimization theory, inverse problems, and applications to specific scientific and industrial topics.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Applied statistics

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that focus on the systematic study of logical symbolic language and its applications.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Architecture

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals for the independent professional practice of architecture and to conduct research in various aspects of the field. Includes instruction in architectural design, history, and theory; building structures and environmental systems; project and site planning; construction; professional responsibilities and standards; and related cultural, social, economic, and environmental issues.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Astrophysical Science & Technology

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Bioinformatics

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the application of computer-based technologies and services to biological, biomedical, and biotechnology research. Includes instruction in algorithms, network architecture, principles of software design, human interface design, usability studies, search strategies, database management and data mining, digital image processing, computer graphics and animation, CAD, computer programming, and applications to experimental design and analysis and to specific quantitative, modeling, and analytical studies in the various biological specializations.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Business Administration

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Chemistry

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the processes of chemical change, and the theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Communication & media technology

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    Instructional content for this group of programs is defined in codes 09.0100 - 09.0199.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Computer Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of computer hardware and software systems and related equipment and facilities; and the analysis of specific problems of computer applications to various tasks.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Computer Science

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Criminal Justice

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply theories and practices of organization management and criminal justice to the administration of public law enforcement agencies and operations. Includes instruction in law enforcement history and theory, operational command leadership, administration of public police organizations, labor relations, incident response strategies, legal and regulatory responsibilities, budgeting, public relations, and organizational leadership.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Cyber Security

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program focusing on the principles and techniques used to identify, search, seize and analyze digital media and to conduct cyber investigations against criminal and terrorist activity. Includes instruction in computer boot processes and drives, jumper setting, file access and reconstruction, hacking, network systems, cryptography, programming, investigative techniques, forensic imagery, web-based investigation methods, cyberterrorism, and applicable laws and administrative procedures.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Electrical Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of electrical and electronic systems and their components, including electrical power generation systems; and the analysis of problems such as superconductor, wave propagation, energy storage and retrieval, and reception and amplification.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Environmental Science

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on environment-related issues using scientific, social scientific, or humanistic approaches or a combination. Includes instruction in the basic principles of ecology and environmental science and related subjects such as policy, politics, law, economics, social aspects, planning, pollution control, natural resources, and the interactions of human beings and nature.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Film and animation

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program in the visual arts that focuses on the study of the history, development, theory, and criticism of the film/video arts, as well as the basic principles of film making and film production.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Finance

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    An integrated or combined program in accounting and finance that prepares individuals to function as accountants and financial managers or analysts.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Fine arts studio

    Any instructional program in fine arts and art studies not listed above.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Game Design & Development

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A general, undifferentiated program that focuses on the use of computerized digital images as the primary medium of expression in the visual and performing arts, and that may prepare individuals for a wide variety of careers using new media, including graphic design, digital animation, motion graphics, 3D visualization, game and interactive media design, music and sound design, video production, web design, photography, and other fields.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Graphic Design

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply artistic and computer techniques to the interpretation of technical and commercial concepts. Includes instruction in computer-assisted art and design, printmaking, concepts sketching, technical drawing, color theory, imaging, studio technique, still and life modeling, multimedia applications, communication skills and commercial art business operations.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Health Administration

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to develop, plan, and manage health care operations and services within health care facilities and across health care systems. Includes instruction in planning, business management, financial management, public relations, human resources management, health care systems operation and management, health care resource allocation and policy making, health law and regulations, and applications to specific types of health care services.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Hospitality Management

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to manage travel-related enterprises and related convention and/or tour services. Includes instruction in travel agency management, tour arranging and planning, convention and event planning, travel industry operations and procedures, tourism marketing and promotion strategies, travel counseling, travel industry law, international and domestic operations, and travel and tourism policy.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Human Resources

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to manage the development of human capital in organizations, and to provide related services to individuals and groups. Includes instruction in personnel and organization policy, human resource dynamics and flows, labor relations, sex roles, civil rights, human resources law and regulations, motivation and compensation systems, work systems, career management, employee testing and assessment, recruitment and selection, managing employee and job training programs, and the management of human resources programs and operations.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Industrial Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, improvement, and installation of integrated systems of people, material, information, and energy. Includes instruction in applied mathematics, physical sciences, the social sciences, engineering analysis, systems design, computer applications, and forecasting and evaluation methodology.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    industrial; Furniture; Metals & jewelry

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program in the applied visual arts that focuses on the general principles and techniques for effectively communicating ideas and information, and packaging products, in digital and other formats to business and consumer audiences, and that may prepare individuals in any of the applied art media.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Information Technology

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the design of technological information systems, including computing systems, as solutions to business and research data and communications support needs. Includes instruction in the principles of computer hardware and software components, algorithms, databases, telecommunications, user tactics, application testing, and human interface design.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Innovation Management

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that generally prepares individuals to perform development, marketing and management functions associated with owning and operating a business.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Management

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to adapt in a rapidly changing, dynamic, and competitive global marketplace

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Material Science & Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply scientific and mathematical principles to the design, development, and implementation of manufacturing systems. Includes instruction in materials science and engineering, manufacturing processes, process engineering, assembly and product engineering, manufacturing systems design, and manufacturing competitiveness.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Mechanical Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Professional Studies

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    An integrated or undifferentiated program in one or more of the legal research or advanced practice fields.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Public policy

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that focuses on the systematic analysis of public policy issues and decision processes. Includes instruction in the role of economic and political factors in public decision-making and policy formulation, microeconomic analysis of policy issues, resource allocation and decision modeling, cost/benefit analysis, statistical methods, and applications to specific public policy topics.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Software Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A program that prepares individuals to apply basic engineering principles and technical skills in support of professionals who use computer systems. Includes instruction in basic computer design and architecture, programming, problems of specific computer applications, component and system maintenance and inspection procedures, hardware and software problem diagnosis and repair, and report preparation.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Sustainable Engineering

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

    Visual arts-all grades (art education)

    USD 40,158 Tuition Fee

    A general program that focuses on the design and provision of teaching and other educational services to children or adults with special learning needs or disabilities, and that may prepare individuals to function as special education teachers. Includes instruction in diagnosing learning disabilities, developing individual education plans, teaching and supervising special education students, special education counseling, and applicable laws and policies.

See more programs

Rankings

  • Times World University Rankings
    Times World University Rankings 754
  • SchoolApply Ranking
    SchoolApply Ranking 540
  • Forbes (USA)
    Forbes (USA) 361
  • US News (National)
    US News (National) 97

Admission Requirements

  • Minimum GPA 3.00
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL 70
  • Minimum incoming GMAT 430
  • Minimum SAT 1400

Accreditations

    School Locations

    Other Information

    Established in 1829

    Other

    In 1996, RIT became the first college in the U.S to offer a Software Engineering degree at the undergraduate level.

    Explore Careers of Alumni

    Where they work

      What do they do

        The Location

        Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY 14623, USA

        Popular venues

          Social Media Feed

          Student Reviews

          There are no reviews for Rochester Institute of Technology yet,
          be the first one to review.

          • Testimony
            1977-1981, BS

            I am thankful for the opportunities that R.I.T. afforded me both during my years as a student and then as I built my career in Sales, Sales Management and now as a Division Manager, overseeing the day-to-day operations of a dynamic team.

          • Testimony
            2011-2013, Master's degree

            Several nations gathered in one place. A true global village. Truly the finest education and experience of a life time. So proud to be a tiger. Thank you RIT

          • Testimony
            2005-2010, Master of science

            If you look to go somewhere get a great education and be able to jump into exciting work right out of college, RIT is that school.