Rochester Institute of Technology
Color Science MS
One Lomb Memorial Drive
Rochester, NY 14623
Color Science MS
Students have the opportunity to address problems in the measurement, production, formulation, reproduction, and perception of color.
The RIT MS color science program is the only graduate program in the country devoted to this discipline. Color science is broadly interdisciplinary, encompassing physics, statistics, chemistry, physiology, statistics, computer science, and psychology. The degree program in color science revolves around the activities of the Munsell Color Science Laboratory, the preeminent academic laboratory in the country devoted to color science.
Color science is broadly interdisciplinary, encompassing physics, chemistry, physiology, statistics, computer science, and psychology. The curriculum leading to a master of science degree in color science educates students using a broad interdisciplinary approach. This is the only graduate program in the country devoted to this discipline and it is designed for students whose undergraduate majors are in physics, chemistry, imaging science, computer science, electrical engineering, experimental psychology, physiology or any discipline pertaining to the quantitative description of color.
International Student Requirements:International applicants who native language is not English must submit scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language. Minimum scores of of 587 (paper-based) or 94 (Internet-based) are required. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scores will be accepted in place of the TOEFL exam. Minimum scores will vary; however, the absolute minimum score required for unconditional acceptance is 7.0. For additional information about the IELTS, please visit www.ielts.org.
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid: Yes
International Financial Aid Description: For graduate study, many of the 70 graduate programs offer assistantships. Additionally, more than 9,000 student jobs are available on campus each year.
# of Credits Required: 30
Classification: Master's College or University I
Loans Offered: Loans may be available. Applicants may apply by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). Candidates may work with RIT's Financial Aid Office to determine aid eligibility and funding options.
Locale: Large Suburb