Materials Science and Engineering Master's Program
Get an immediate jump start into today's high-paying, innovative technology industries with a Materials Science and Engineering Master's Program from RIT. At RIT, some of today's most sought after, recession-proof math and science-related disciplines can be taken as Master's Programs. So don't wait: get in touch today to discover more about RIT's programs!
The master of science degree in materials science and engineering, offered jointly by the College of Science and the Kate Gleason College of Engineering, is designed with a variety of options to satisfy individual and industry needs in the rapidly growing field of materials. The objectives of the program are threefold: With the advent of new classes of materials and instruments, the traditional practice of empiricism in the search for and selection of materials is rapidly becoming obsolete. Therefore, the program offers a serious interdisciplinary learning experience in materials studies, crossing over the traditional boundaries of such classical disciplines as chemistry; physics; and electrical, mechanical, and microelectronic engineering.
The program provides extensive experimental courses in diverse areas of materials-related studies.
The program explores avenues for introducing greater harmony between industrial expansion and academic training.
The world is waiting - so study at RIT
When you decide to study at RIT, a world of opportunity is at your fingertips. Partnerships with countless global corporate and government entities will give you unmatched opportunities for research and career placement, while our distinguished faculty members are internationally respected for valuable contributions in their respective fields.
A Master's Program in Materials Science and Engineering at RIT can advance your earning potential. In 2014, RIT had a 95% career placement rate for graduate students! Above all, when you are armed with an education from RIT, you'll have the chance to network with with more than 100,000 well-connected alumni respect the power of an RIT qualification and often look to hire graduates of our programs.
Every year diligent and ambitious students find a home in RIT's vibrant learning community. Develop personal and professional interests with our academic offerings and prepare for long-term career success in a global community. Experiential education, professors who stay at the forefront of their fields and dedicated students studying materials science and engineering continue to bring RIT worldwide recognition. Ask about our quarter program, which allows you to take classes four times a year and earn your degree faster.