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Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences College of Science Rochester Institute of Technology

  • Rochester, NY
    location
  • Private
    type
  • Suburban
    setting
  • 57%43%
    student ratio
  • 37
    total students
  • $37,236 | $37,236
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • February 15
    fall application deadline
  • 47%
    acceptance rate
  • 2 Degrees
    degrees/awards offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Bioinformatics Master of Science (MS)
    • Environmental Science Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 12
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

47% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 61
    • Accepted 29
    • Acceptance Rate 47
    • Enrolled 15
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesNot Reported

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *$37,236
    • Out-of-state tuition *$37,236
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$250.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this institution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Female Percentage57%
    • Male Percentage43%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students37
    • Part-time Percentage41%
    • Full-time Percentage59%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino8%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian80%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native12%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBioinformatics software development, bioscience, biomedical research, environmental research examining the human relationship to nature and developing solutions that prevent or reverse environmental deterioration
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Thomas H. Gosnell School of Life Sciences

College of Science
Rochester Institute of Technology

One Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623-5603
United States

Gary Skuse

Associate Head, School of Life Sciences

Phone: 585-475-6725
Fax: 585-475-2533
Email: biology@rit.edu

Diane Ellison

Assistant Vice President, Graduate Enrollment Services

Phone: 585-475-2229
Fax: 585-475-7164
Email: gradinfo@rit.edu



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