Rochester Institute of Technology

Master of Engineering Microelectronics Manufacturing Engineering


One Lomb Memorial Drive

Rochester, NY 14623

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Engineering Microelectronics Manufacturing Engineering

Format: Online

Program Description:

The Microelectronics Manufacturing Engineering program is appropriate for individuals with an engineering or science background interested in a career in the semiconductor industry. Graduates will be equipped with a combination of design, analytical, and problem-solving skills related to solid state device manufacturing and performance. The program has a number of outcomes for its students:


  • Design and understand a sequence of processing steps to fabricate a solid state device to meet a set of geometric, electrical, and/or processing parameters.
  • Analyze experimental electrical data from a solid state device to extract performance parameters for comparison to modeling parameters used in the device design.
  • Understand current lithographic materials,processes, and systems to meet imaging and/or device patterning requirements.
  • Understand the relevance of a process or device, either proposed or existing, to current manufacturing practices.
  • Appreciate the areas of specialty in the field of microelectronics, such as device engineering, circuit design, lithography, materials and processes, and yield and manufacturing.


Middle States Association of Colleges and Universities

Eligibility Requirements:

Program admission is suitable for candidates with an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution in electrical, chemical or microelectronic engineering with at least one year of related professional experience. Undergraduate GPA should be 3.0 or higher.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

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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