The Computer Engineering program of Rochester Institute of Technology focuses on the design and development of computer and computer-integrated systems, with consideration to such engineering factors as function, performance, security, and sustainability. Computer engineers design and build these systems to meet application and system requirements with attention to the hardware-software interaction. The program emphasizes the careful adoption of design methodology and the application of sophisticated engineering tools. The intensive programming and laboratory work requirements ensure significant, high level, specialized knowledge and experience with modern facilities and state-of-the-art design tools.
Program goals and learning objectives
The MS in computer engineering prepares graduate students to:
- demonstrate independent learning, which is necessary in order to update their skills in a changing workplace and economy, and
- successfully formulate solutions to current technical problems in computer engineering or related disciplines.
The program's student learning outcomes are:
- Tools and Techniques: The ability to utilize state-of-the-art tools and techniques in the field of computer engineering.
- Depth: A depth of knowledge in a specialty area of computer engineering.
- Research: The ability to perform independent research.
- Analytical Topics in Computer Engineering
- Graduate Seminar
- Digital Integrated Circuit Design
- Reconfigurable Computing
- High Performance Architectures
- Multiple Processor Systems
- 24 months
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- Complete a graduate application.
- Hold a baccalaureate degree (or equivalent) from an accredited university or college in computer engineering or a related field.
- Submit official transcripts (in English) from all previously completed undergraduate and graduate course work.
- Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (or equivalent).
- Submit scores from the GRE.
- Submit two letters of recommendation from individuals well qualified to judge the candidate’s ability for graduate study.
- International applicants whose native language is not English must submit scores from the TOEFL, IELTS, or PTE.
International47522 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 47522 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
National47522 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 47522 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
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