News by Topic: Rankings

  • November 22, 2019

    'Backs of graduating students wearing caps and gowns.'

    Which local college has the best ROI?

    The Rochester Beacon reports that RIT ranks No. 1 in the Rochester area in  “A First Try at ROI: Ranking 4,500 Colleges," a  new report from the Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce.

  • November 12, 2019

    'open lab with two computer workstations and digital stock ticker.'

    Saunders College of Business cited in ‘Bloomberg Businessweek’ rankings

    Saunders College of Business’ MBA program has been noted for being among the best full-time programs in the nation in Bloomberg Businessweek’s 2019 rankings. Saunders College ranked No. 93 overall, with an entrepreneurship rating of No. 67, in the annual MBA rankings of graduate business schools. The college also ranked No. 80 in learning, and No. 90 in networking.

  • September 23, 2019

    'Professor and three students look at bacteria samples.'

    RIT receives multiple accolades for promoting diversity and inclusion

    RIT received the 2019 Higher Education Excellence in Diversity (HEED) Award from INSIGHT Into Diversity magazine, the oldest and largest diversity-focused publication in higher education, for the sixth year in a row. Also, for the third consecutive year, RIT is being honored as an institution committed to diversity for 2019 by Minority Access Inc. And Professor André Hudson, pictured above, is among the individuals Minority Access will celebrate at the National Role Models Conference this year.

  • September 9, 2019

    'Aerial view of RIT's Global Village plaza.'

    RIT among the top universities in the nation

    RIT is among the top third “National Universities,” earning praise for its co-operative education program and its graduation rate for students from low-income families, as well as its business and engineering colleges, according to the 2020 edition of U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges.

  • August 6, 2019

    'Student throw colored powder up into the air.'

    RIT named among the nation’s ‘Best 385 Colleges’

    The Princeton Review features RIT in the just-published 2020 edition of its annual book The Best 385 Colleges, giving RIT high marks for diversity and campus life in addition to having rigorous academics and helpful professors.

  • April 24, 2019

    Overhead view of four people working on  laptops.

    RIT named one of nation’s best midsize employers

    RIT has been recognized by Forbes on its 2019 list of “America's Best Midsize Employers.” RIT earned 66th place overall on the list of 500 companies and is the fourth-highest ranked university of the 35 universities listed.

  • March 12, 2019

    Computer mouse, Xbox controller and headphones.

    RIT video game design programs again ranked among the best

    RIT again boasts some of the top programs in the world to study game design, according to the latest international rankings from The Princeton Review. RIT’s game design and development program was ranked eighth at the undergraduate level and seventh at the graduate level on the 2019 list.

  • March 12, 2019

    Group of students stands outside wearing black caps and gowns

    ‘U.S. News’ ranks RIT among best graduate schools

    RIT graduate programs are among the best in the nation, according to the U.S. News annual statistical survey of graduate programs published today. RIT master’s degree programs in engineering, business and physician assistant feature in the U.S. News & World Report 2020 edition of Best Graduate Schools.