A College for My Future

Thomas Scotchie

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HISTORY

1829 Colonel Nathaniel Rochester and other Rochester community leaders founded the Athenaeum, an association “for the purpose of cultivating and promoting literature, science, and the arts.”

DESCRIPTION OF COLLEGE

The campus occupies 1,300 acres in suburban Rochester, the third-largest city in New York state. RIT also has international campuses in Eastern Europe and Dubai.

The RIT student body consists of approximately 15,000 undergraduate and 3,000 graduate students. Enrolled students represent all 50 states and more than 100 countries. There are 2,900 students from different racial and ethnic backgrounds, and 2,577 international students enrolled.


RIT Student Body

Undergraduate 15,006

Graduate 3,057

Male*12,104

Female*5,959

Fall 2014 Total 18,063


Faculty and Staff

Full-time Faculty 1,049

Part-time Faculty 19

Adjunct Faculty 489

Staff 2,246

Fall 2014 Total 3,803

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DEGREES

Degrees Awarded

Associate, Diploma, Certificate158

Bachelor’s2,546

Advanced Certificates73

Master’s1,143

Doctorate29

2013-2014 Total3,949

APPLICATION MATERIALS

In order to apply to this college I must fill out an online account. I must hold or be completing a four year bachelor degree. RIT requires you to pay a $60.00 application fee.

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"Rochester Institute of Technology." Rochester Institute of Technology. Rochester Institute of Technology., n.d. Web. 15 Dec. 2014. <http://www.rit.edu/>.