Microelectronic Engineering, M.Sc. | Rochester Institute of Technology | Rochester, United States
12 months
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About

The Microelectronic Engineering program of Rochester Institute of Technology is considered a world leader in the education of semiconductor process engineers.

Overview

The Microelectronic Engineering program of Rochester Institute of Technology provides a unique combination of physics, chemistry, and engineering in a state-of-the-art facility to prepare graduates for the real world. With internationally renowned professors with years of experience, courses are grounded in reality – practical skill and advanced theory, combine for comprehensive learning. Put your knowledge to work with a microelectronic engineering masters from RIT.

The objective of the MS degree in microelectronic engineering is to provide an opportunity for students to perform graduate-level research as they prepare for entry into either the semiconductor industry or a doctoral program. The degree requires strong preparation in the area of microelectronics and requires a thesis.

Program outcomes

  • Understand the fundamental scientific principles governing solid-state devices and their incorporation into modern integrated circuits.
  • Understand the relevance of a process or device, either proposed or existing, to current manufacturing practices.
  • Develop in-depth knowledge in existing or emerging areas of the field of microelectronics such as device engineering, circuit design, lithography, materials and processes, yield, and manufacturing.
  • Apply microelectronic processing techniques to the creation/investigation of new process/device structures.
  • Communicate technical material effectively through oral presentations, written reports, and publications.

Typical Job Titles

  • Process Engineer
  • Development Engineer
  • Equipment Engineer
  • Process Integration Engineer
  • Photolithography Engineer
  • Device Engineer
  • Research Engineer
  • Principle Engineer
  • Manufacturing Yield Engineer
  • Field Applications Engineer

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Microelectronic Fabrication
  • Semiconductor Process Integration
  • Thin Films
  • Lithography Materials and Processes
  • Microelectronics Manufacturing
  • Microelectronics Research Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

32 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 in engineering or a related field.
  • 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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    54176 USD/year
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  • National

    54176 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 54176 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Rochester

925 - 1350 USD /month
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Financing

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Funding

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