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University of Rochester

Institute of Optics

Rochester , NY

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University of Rochester

Overview

University of Rochester / Institute of Optics is located in Rochester, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 31
Doctoral Degrees 15

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

275
Applied
152
Accepted
45
Enrolled
55%

Applying

60
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Transcripts, three letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, resume/curriculum vitae
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Transcripts, three letters of recommendation, statement of purpose, resume/curriculum vitae

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 620
TOEFL IBT score: 105
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7.2

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits

Student Body

133
Total Graduate Students
50%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.51%
Black or African American 1.5%
White or Caucasian 33%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 7.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 2.26%
Unknown 0.75%

Gender

Male (78%)
Female (21%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 0
Male (18)
Female (1)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biomedical optics, fibers and optical communication, image science and systems, nanooptics and nanophotonics, optical engineering and design
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
14,620,922

Location & Contact

Address 480 Intercampus Drive, River Campus
Rochester, NY  14627
United States
Contact Scott Carney
Director/Professor of Optics
Email: scott.carney@rochester.edu
Phone: 585-274-0113

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