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Rochester Institute of Technology

Mechanical Engineering Department

Rochester, NY

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Rochester Institute of Technology

Overview

Rochester Institute of Technology / Mechanical Engineering Department is located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Engineering (ME) Mechanical engineering
Master of Science (MS) Mechanical engineering

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 78
Other Advanced Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

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

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

241
Applied
122
Accepted
48
Enrolled
51%

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
Spring deadline December 15th December 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended)

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

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

Student Body

147
Total Graduate Students
27%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
72%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.72%
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 29%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 1.36%
Unknown 8.16%

Gender

Male (87%)
Female (12%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Transportation, energy, communications, healthcare, nano-science and engineering, unmanned aircraft systems, biomedical applications, aerosol mechanics, interface mechanics during rapid evaporation, low SWAP-C inertial navigation systems
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 76 Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY  14623
United States
Contact Dr. Risa Robinson
Department Head
Email: rjreme@rit.edu
Phone: 585-475-6445