Rochester Institute of Technology

Telecommunications Engineering Technology, MS


One Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, NY 14623

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering Technology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The telecommunications graduate major will accommodate individuals with both technical and non-technical baccalaureate degrees who are seeking graduate education to help them advance into managerial and leadership roles in the dynamic telecommunications environment. This degree major is available in traditional on-campus education. Telecommunications graduate courses are generally offered during the day. All students complete a Comprehensive Exam or, if proposed by the student and approved by the faculty, a project or thesis.  A full-time student taking at least 4-5 courses a semester may be able to complete the degree within one year.  Part-time students taking 1-2 courses a semester should be able to complete the degree in 2-4 years.  The time for degree completion varies with each student’s specific needs and circumstances as well as the complexity of the project or thesis, if so approved.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Facts & Figures

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.

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

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