Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching to be Presented to Dr. Hao Zhang

Dr. Hao Zhang, Associate Professor of Finance in Saunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology, has been selected as a recipient of the Eisenhart Award for Outstanding Teaching for the 2018-2019 academic year. Dr. Zhang received his Ph.D. in Finance from University at Buffalo in 2010 and has been a member of the RIT faculty for 9 years. Dr.

Saunders Student Awarded $1,000 Scholarship

FEI Scholarship Given to Benjamin Frenett

On Tuesday Benjamin Frenett, a 3rd year Accounting and Finance dual major in Saunders College of Business at RIT, was awarded a $1,000 scholarship from the Rochester Chapter of Financial Executives International (FEI).

SCB visiting lecturer honored with outstanding teaching award

Philip Gelsomino can be described in many ways-among them are honest, straightforward, compassionate, boisterous and just plain loud. In fact, the visiting lecturer in the Saunders College of Business says his booming voice and near constant movement in the classroom help to keep his students engaged and interested in the subject material. These qualities, along with 32 years of experience owning several small businesses including a public accounting firm, have earned Gelsomino RIT's Outstanding Teaching Award for Non-Tenure Track Faculty.

RIT students win big at Simone Center's Tiger Tank

Five teams of student entrepreneurs at Rochester Institute of Technology pitched their business ideas to a panel of Rochester-area investors during the semi-annual Tiger Tank competition held in November, and challenged each other for cash, scholarships and the opportunity to launch their products or businesses.

RIT achieves high Eduniversal rankings for six graduate degree business programs

Rochester Institute of Technology's graduate business programs continue to be noted for academic excellence globally among colleges and universities.

Eduniversal Masters Rankings 2017 cited six graduate business degree programs at RIT's Saunders College of Business. The survey ranked the top universities within nine geographical zones.

RIT received the following rankings:

RIT offers MS degree in computational finance this fall

Rochester Institute of Technology is offering a new Master of Science degree in computational finance for students this fall. Designed for qualified students interested in careers related to computational or quantitative science, the full-time, 17-month program is a collaborative effort of two RIT colleges: Saunders College of Business and the College of Science.

MS in Finance Graduate Recognized by Financial Professionals

Financial Executives International (FEI) has recognized Nikita Srivastava, a recent graduate from Saunders’ MS in Finance program, for her academic achievement.