53
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

Rochester Institute of Technology / MFA Program in Film and Animation is located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Fine Arts (MFA)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

116
Applied
16
Accepted
11
Enrolled
14%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th February 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Portfolio, minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended)
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 82
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

53
Total Graduate Students
22%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
77%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.77%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 26%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 1.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 1.89%

Gender

Male (52%)
Female (47%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: 3-D printing, super 8 cameras, color and projection, gaming and storytelling, special effects including virtual reality
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 70 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY  14623
United States
Contact Thomas Gasek
Graduate Program Director
Email: tdgpph@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-7403