Color Science, M.Sc. | Rochester Institute of Technology | Rochester, United States
12 months
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54176 USD/year
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About

The Color Science program of Rochester Institute of Technology decodes how humans perceive and interact with color in a unique master’s degree that has limitless applications.

Overview

At the only university in the nation offering this program of Color Science at the Rochester Institute of Technology, you will be exposed to the rich, dynamic field of color science through theory and practical application.

Broadly interdisciplinary, encompassing physics, chemistry, physiology, statistics, computer science, and psychology, the curriculum leads to a master of science degree in color science, educates students using a broad interdisciplinary approach.

Graduates are in high demand and have accepted industrial positions in electronic imaging, color instrumentation, colorant formulation, and basic and applied research. Companies that have hired graduates include Apple Inc., Dolby Laboratories, Google, Benjamin Moore, Canon Corp., Hallmark, Hewlett Packard Corp., Microsoft Corp., Pantone, Qualcomm Inc., Ricoh Innovations Inc., LG Electronics, and Samsung.

Careers

Graduates are in high demand and have accepted industrial positions in electronic imaging, color instrumentation, colorant formulation, and basic and applied research. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Color Physics and Applications
  • Computational Vision Science
  • Historical Research Perspectives
  • Research and Publication Methods
  • Modeling Visual Perception
  • Research & Thesis

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit copies of official transcript(s) (in English) of all previously completed undergraduate and graduate course work, including any transfer credit earned.
  • Hold a baccalaureate degree (or US equivalent) from an accredited university or college.
  • Recommended minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent).
  • Submit a current resume or curriculum vitae.
  • Two letters of recommendation are required. Refer to Application Instructions and Requirements for additional information.

Tuition Fee

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  • National

    54176 USD/year
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Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 USD /month
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Financing

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Funding

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