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Rochester Institute of Technology

PhD Program in Sustainability

Rochester, NY

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Rochester Institute of Technology

Overview

Rochester Institute of Technology / PhD Program in Sustainability is located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

53
Applied
6
Accepted
4
Enrolled
11%

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 January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended)

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6.5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

19
Total Graduate Students
68%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 26%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 5.26%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (36%)
Female (63%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Renewable energy and energy policy; food systems; material extraction and recycling; green transportation and logistics; eco-design and circular economy
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 111 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY  14623
United States
Contact Prof. Thomas Trabold
Head, Sustainability Department/Associate Professor
Email: info@sustainability.rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-4696

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