Rochester, NY
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
50%
50%
student ratio
14
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
65%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Sustainable Development Master of Engineering (ME)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 7
    • 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 Capstone project
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

65% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 29
    • Accepted 19
    • Acceptance Rate 65
    • Enrolled 6
  • 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 Degreesminimum GPA of 3.0 (recommended)
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 Students14
    • Female Percentage50%
    • Male Percentage50%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students14
    • Part-time Percentage14%
    • Full-time Percentage86%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino7%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian43%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian7%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown or International Student43%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchRenewable and alternative energies; grid optimization and Smart Grid applications; life cycle assessment; product/process design methodologies; sanitation, water supply, soil fertility; off grid energy applications; human centered design
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

ME Program in Sustainable Engineering

Kate Gleason College of Engineering
Rochester Institute of Technology

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

Dr. Brian Thorn

Associate Professor

Phone: 585-475-6166
Email: bkteie@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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