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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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  • August 11, 2022

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    A fresh start 

    Rochester Beacon profiles Token, a Rochester-based company launched by RIT graduates in 2015 and currently chaired by Kevin Surace ’85 (electrical engineering technology).

  • August 3, 2022

    Lt. Col. Christopher Denzer, commanding officer, Air Force ROTC.

    New Air Force ROTC commander assumes post leading RIT cadre

    As a highly decorated pilot and operations leader, Lt. Col. Christopher Denzer brings experience in flight, technology development, and training to RIT’s Air Force ROTC detachment as its new commanding officer, a position he began on July 1.

  • June 15, 2022

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    Podcast: Innovating the print industry 

    Intersections: The RIT Podcast, Ep. 60: When people think of printing, they think of copiers, toners, or pamphlets, but the print industry is growing and new technologies are impacting how products are developed and printed. Alumna Stephanie Fallon, publishing leader at Wayfair, talks to Cecilia Savka and Emi Knape, students in the graphic media science and technology department, about the skills needed in today’s print industry.

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