Engineering Technologies at Rochester Institute of Technology

Engineering Technologies at Rochester Institute of Technology

Here, you'll find out more about the major, including such details as the number of graduates, what degree levels are offered, ethnicity of students, and more. We've also included details on how RIT ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in engineering tech.

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Engineering Technologies Degrees Available at RIT

RIT Engineering Tech Rankings

RIT is in the top 10% of the country for engineering tech. More specifically it was ranked #48 out of 508 schools by College Factual. It is also ranked #7 in New York.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 8
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 18
Best Engineering Technologies Associate Degree Schools 23
Best Engineering Technologies Master’s Degree Schools 26
Best Engineering Technologies Bachelor’s Degree Schools 33
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 38
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 38
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 132
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 224
Best Value Associate Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 316
Most Popular Associate Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 525
Most Focused Associate Degree Colleges for Engineering Technologies 803

Popularity of Engineering Tech at RIT

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Rochester Institute of Technology handed out 265 bachelor's degrees in engineering technologies. Due to this, the school was ranked #11 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is a decrease of 11% over the previous year when 297 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 84 students received their master’s degree in engineering tech from RIT. This makes it the #16 most popular school for engineering tech master’s degree candidates in the country.

RIT Engineering Tech Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the engineering tech majors at Rochester Institute of Technology.

RIT Engineering Technologies Associate’s Program

Of the 10 students who earned an associate's degree in Engineering Technologies from RIT in 2019-2020, 80% were men and 20% were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 70% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a associate's in engineering tech.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 1
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 7
Non-Resident Aliens 1
Other Races 0

RIT Engineering Technologies Bachelor’s Program

Of the 265 engineering tech students who graduated with a bachelor's degree in 2019-2020 from RIT, about 84% were men and 16% were women.

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The majority of bachelor's degree recipients in this major at RIT are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 66% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a bachelor's in engineering tech.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 24
Black or African American 20
Hispanic or Latino 26
White 176
Non-Resident Aliens 7
Other Races 12

RIT Engineering Technologies Master’s Program

Of the 81 students who earned a master's degree in Engineering Technologies from RIT in 2019-2020, 77% were men and 23% were women.

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The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Rochester Institute of Technology with a master's in engineering tech.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 5
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 3
White 15
Non-Resident Aliens 56
Other Races 1

Engineering Tech Majors

Engineering Technologies students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Mechanical Engineering Technology 101
Civil Engineering Technology 63
Engineering-Related Fields 45
Industrial Production Technology 41
Electronics Engineering Technology 39
Computer Engineering Technology 21
Environmental Control Technology 21
Electromechanical Engineering Technology 15
Drafting & Design Engineering Technology 8
Construction Engineering Technology 2

Related Major Annual Graduates
Engineering 1,027
Computer & Information Sciences 802
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 147
Physical Sciences 130
Mathematics & Statistics 81

View All Engineering Technologies Related Majors >

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