Rochester, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
21%
79%
student ratio
52
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
55%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Computer And Information Systems Security Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 19
    • 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? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Thesis Alternate accepted
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

55% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 103
    • Accepted 57
    • Acceptance Rate 55
    • Enrolled 21
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $65
    • Application Fee - International $65
    • 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 December 15th December 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 570 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • 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 Students52
    • Female Percentage21%
    • Male Percentage79%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students52
    • Part-time Percentage8%
    • Full-time Percentage92%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian23%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student77%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchGame-based learning for digital forensics, anonymity and privacy, usable security, security of internet of things, risk management in information security
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Program in Computing Security

Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences
Rochester Institute of Technology

152 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623
United States

Ms. Sumita Mishra

Graduate Program Director

Phone: 585-475-4475
Fax: 585-475-6584
Email: sumita.mishra@rit.edu

Diane Ellison

Senior Associate Vice President, Graduate Enrollment Services

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


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