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Outcome rate

College of Liberal Arts undergraduate students have a 95% career outcome rate 6 months after graduation.


Student-to-faculty ratio

Classes are small and students receive personal attention from faculty and staff.


Countries represented

Students from across the United States and from 13 countries are enrolled in the College of Liberal Arts.


Sponsored research funding

Funding went to projects including Body Camera Investigation and Comparative Cognition and Perception.

Meet the Dean

James Winebrake

Through innovative curricula in the arts, humanities, and social sciences, our College of Liberal Arts prepares students not only for successful careers, but also for a lifetime of personal growth and responsible citizenship.

James Winebrake
Dean College of Liberal Arts

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Latest News

  • August 14, 2019

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    Program gives new pathway to RIT for students of area community colleges

    Under the new program, first-year students at Monroe, Finger Lakes or Genesee Community colleges can enroll to complete a bachelor’s degree from RIT. The students would attend RIT for their second year, and after completing that year, would receive their associate degree from their community college. They would then go on to finish their bachelor’s degree from RIT.

  • August 6, 2019

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    Changing the approach to news reporting

    You do what? From accountant to the stars to sustainable chocolate producer, RIT alumni have some pretty cool careers. Read about Tianna Mañón ’15 (journalism, political science), editor-in-chief of Open Mic Rochester, a news organization that is run by and for the black community.

  • August 6, 2019

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    Alumni Update: RIT alumna is U.S. Army Brigadier General

    Brigadier General Stacy Babcock ’91 (criminal justice) ’96 (educational interpreting) ’98 MS (instructional technology) assumed duties earlier this year as the Deputy Commanding General at the 63rd Readiness Division in Mountain View, Calif.

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