An emphasis on experiential learning through cooperative education, internships, research projects, and study abroad. Students learn best by doing.
As one of the world’s leading technological institutions, RIT is a vibrant, connected community that is home to diverse, ambitious, and creative students from more than 100 countries. It offers an incredible array of academic programs; a diverse, committed, and accessible faculty; sophisticated facilities; and an unusual emphasis on experiential learning.
Accelerated degree programs, Honors Program, more than 90 minors … these are prominent among many opportunities to enrich and expand your undergraduate experience.
RIT's students have unmatched opportunities for hands-on learning, utilizing some of the most sophisticated classroom, laboratory, and studio equipment available anywhere.
As a major technological university, RIT offers academic opportunities that extend far beyond science, engineering, and technology. We offer innovative programs in many emerging career fields that are designed to prepare you not only for today’s competitive workplace, but for the challenges you’ll face tomorrow as industries evolve and change.
Enthusiasm and commitment to teaching are undeniable characteristics of RIT’s faculty. From graphic artists and engineers to scientists and management specialists, they will spark your curiosity, challenge you to grow, and inspire you to achieve your dreams.