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RIT Recognized for High Number of Physics Graduates

23 Nov

RIT College of Science

Rochester Institute of Technology has been recognized for being among the universities conferring the largest number of undergraduate physics degrees, according to the American Institute of Physics.

The Physics program in RIT’s College of Science was ranked 20th, with an average of 16 graduates per year. This is the first year RIT has been recognized. Approximately 160 students are enrolled in RIT’s undergraduate Physics program. More.

RIT Offers New Major in Human-centered Computing

20 Nov

Photo by: Julia Prisaznuk

If you’re interested in technology and would like to work in a field that helps improve people’s experiences with technology, check out the new Human-centered Computing major being offered at Rochester Institute of Technology. The program will prepare graduates to advance the ways that people interact with technology.

The bachelor’s degree in Human-centered Computing will combine principles from computing, design and psychology to help students create interfaces to technology with a human focus from beginning to end.

The undergraduate program currently is accepting students and will bring in its first freshman class next fall. More.

Motivated to Succeed

3 Nov

Motivated to Succeed

Kim Hoang’s co-op at Eagle Ridge Institute provided her with work experience in her field. She hopes eventually to teach Graphic Design and feels confident she has the skills and is well-prepared for that career. More

Inside RIT’s New Clinical Health Sciences Center

20 Oct

Photo by: A. Sue Weisler

The Clinical Health Sciences Center is the new home to RIT’s College of Health Science and Technology’s clinical programs, including Diagnostic Medical Sonography (ultrasound), Physician Assistant and programs in behavioral health. It also houses the Wegmans School of Health and Nutrition, and Rochester Regional Health Family Medicine, a primary care practice for RIT faculty, staff and dependents as well as the community. Watch video.

Preserving the Past

13 Oct

Preserving the past

Susana Flores’ coursework in her Museum Studies major at RIT provided her with the skills she needed to enjoy a successful co-op at the American School for the Deaf in Hartford, Connecticut. More