Through an education rooted in technology-based applications, the College of Engineering Technology prepares students to become successful professionals within a global society. CET leverages this through its faculty’s broad academic and industrial expertise, responsiveness to industry needs and global opportunities, student-centered teaching, proactive and adaptive service systems, and leadership in global outreach development.
We value the balance among teaching, scholarly activities, and service that capitalizes on the strengths and interests of the individual. We embrace the philosophy and principles of experiential learning through the application of theoretical knowledge. We embrace and encourage innovative curricula, teaching techniques, student discovery, entrepreneurial activities, and international outreach. We pursue partnerships with industry, government, education, and alumni. We promote a student-focused environment through personal and professional interactions among students, faculty, and staff. We recognize and embrace individual diversity. We embrace the tradition of career-focused education and core values of RIT. Through the integrity of our curriculum and instruction, we instill these values in our students.