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Statistics

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

  • August 10, 2020

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    RIT faculty look ahead to classroom instruction this fall

    COVID-19 has challenged the university to consider an even more creative academic portfolio with blended, online, split A/B, and flex class options. To prepare for in-person instruction, RIT has upgraded academic buildings and classrooms. And physical distancing and face coverings, required of faculty and students in classrooms, together provide some of the greatest protection against the spread of COVID-19.

  • August 7, 2020

    Current RIT COVID-19 Alert Level: Green: Low Risk with Vigilance.

    COVID-19 alert system aims to identify, reduce risk

    RIT is developing an alert system that systematically defines levels of COVID-19 prevalence and transmission risk within our community. Each level will be associated with predetermined actions aimed at reducing risk during the coronavirus pandemic.

  • July 30, 2020

    Marine wearing Navy Cross medal.

    Alumnus nominated for Congressional Medal of Honor

    Brian Chontosh ’00 (mechanical engineering technology) has been nominated for the prestigious Congressional Medal of Honor, one of the oldest and continuously issued awards given to U.S. Armed Forces personnel for courage, valor, and leadership.

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