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98%

Outcome rate across undergraduate programs

For each of the past three years, 98% of College of Engineering Technology graduates enter either the workforce or graduate study within six months of graduation

1st

in awarding bachelor degrees

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

5

Research and academic centers of excellence

Firmly anchored in all our disciplines, corporate relationships allow us to continue to offer our students invaluable opportunities to compliment their academic experiences while affording our faculty cutting edge research options.

3

Eisenhart Outstanding Teaching Awards

Faculty members in the college’s Department of Electrical, Computer, and Telecommunications Engineering Technology have been awarded RIT’s prestigious Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching three years in a row.

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 programs emphasize critical thinking and problem solving, project-based learning, multidisciplinary teams, and interaction among students, faculty, and staff. Additionally, our strong ties to industry have enabled us to shape our programs to best meet today’s needs and be prepared for tomorrow’s challenges.

S. Manian Ramkumar

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Latest News

  • November 19, 2019

    Student jogging outside on snowy path.

    Hassan Eissa crosses countries to reach academic and sports milestones

    Hassan Eissa has a life journey that reads like a Hollywood script – born in Chad, left home at an early age, traveled across the continent before making his way as a refugee to the United States. And he has a résumé to match – shepherd, transporter of camels – and now engineering technology student and standout cross county runner at RIT.

  • November 18, 2019

    Man wearing hard hat holding blueprints.

    Alumni Update: Alumnus part of team that built large YMCA

    Tim Webber ’97 (civil engineering technology) helped design one of the largest YMCA facilities in the country: the Schottland Family YMCA, in Pittsford, N.Y. Webber is vice president and director of civil engineering at LaBella Associates, an international architecture, engineering, environmental, and planning firm in Rochester.

  • November 18, 2019

    Two students talk at career fair.

    Learning from Industry: Employers keep RIT’s curriculum forward-looking

    For the last several decades, volunteer groups have played a pivotal role in keeping RIT’s curriculum relevant and current with the latest industry trends. The groups of 10 to 30 leaders from a wide variety of companies come together a few times a year to offer their insights for RIT faculty and staff in nearly every college.

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