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Statistics

98%

Outcome Rate Across Undergraduate Majors

Percentage of College of Engineering Technology graduates who enter the workforce or graduate study within six months

1st

In Awarding Bachelor's Degrees

Awarding more bachelor's degrees in engineering technology than any other private university in the country.

5

Research and Academic Centers of Excellence

Firmly anchored throughout all of our programs, corporate relationships allow us to continue to offer our students invaluable opportunities to compliment their academic experiences, and afford our faculty cutting-edge research options.

6

Eisenhart Outstanding Teaching Awards

Faculty from multiple departments have been awarded RIT’s prestigious Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching.

Why the College of Engineering Technology?

“In a world increasingly influenced by technology, the College of Engineering Technology focuses on making engineering and technology careers accessible. We believe in the unlimited potential of dedicated learners to lead, create, innovate, and apply technology to resolve problems.  If you believe a career embracing the application of science and engineering principles will improve your contributions to society, the College of Engineering Technology is the right place for you.”

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Meet the Dean

S. Manian Ramkumar

Our majors encourage problem-based, hands-on learning involving critical thinking, multidisciplinary teamwork, and active interaction among students, faculty, and staff. Our strong ties to industry have enabled us to shape our majors to best meet the evolving needs of the fields that employ our graduates . Our students are prepared today for tomorrow’s challenges.

S. Manian Ramkumar
Dean, College of Engineering Technology
585-475-6081

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Latest News

  • February 6, 2023

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    Retrograde wins Ovation: RIT Performing Arts Showcase

    Retrograde, a classical rock band formed about a year and a half ago with five RIT students, won best performance and a $500 prize in this year’s Ovation: RIT Performing Arts Showcase, held Friday night in Ingle Auditorium.

  • February 1, 2023

    four researchers standing in a room under construction.

    Expanding RIT’s research footprint

    RIT has been expanding its research footprint to accommodate the university’s growing research portfolio. The Student Hall for Exploration and Development (SHED), which opens this fall, is enabling the university to convert 10 existing classrooms, totaling more than 23,000 square feet, into new research space. Another 14,700 square feet of research space opened in January in Brown Hall.

  • February 1, 2023

    woman holding a medical wand with a glowing green bulb on the end.

    Business incubator grows companies

    The ability to see through body tissue may sound like something from a science fiction movie, but a start-up company in RIT’s Venture Creations business incubator has developed a device that makes this possible.

  • January 11, 2023

    Man demonstrates an instrument to students in a classroom.

    Viktor Lazzeri of Barbieri Electronic visits RIT

    Recognizing the need to educate the next generation of leaders in graphic media, Barbieri Electronics generously donated an LFP-qb Textile Edition to the graphic media programs in the Department of Packaging and Graphic Media Science.

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