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At Saunders College of Business, each student has a dedicated team of faculty that is there to support them. This includes an academic advisor as well as a financial aid liaison, a business librarian and a career services counselor. The team is there to help connect students to the right people and resources that they need to be successful at RIT.  

Saunders Moves Up in CEO Magazine Rankings

Online Executive MBA Program Ranks #20 Globally

Saunders College of Business is proud to regularly receive high rankings for a variety of business programs. This week, Saunders College was included in the 2019 Global MBA Rankings published by CEO Magazine, a business magazine promoting excellence in the business world.

Five Saunders Graduate Programs Ranked by TFE Times

Master of Management Ranks #16 Nationally

The Financial Engineer (TFE) Times has ranked Saunders College of Business among the 2019 Top Graduate Programs in North America again this year. TFE Times looks at a variety of components when ranking programs, including mean GRE score, starting salary and bonus, undergraduate GPA, acceptance rate and the number of full-time graduates employed after graduation. The programs featured in this year’s rankings include:

Financial Aid Options for Graduate Business Degrees

Just last year, RIT provided over $24 million in financial support to approximately 2,600 graduate students.

RIT’s financial aid resources help you get on the path towards a top ranked business degree. While a graduate business degree is a significant financial investment, it can also yield high returns with increased salary and lifetime earnings.

Get a Quick Graduate Admissions Decision!

Apply to Saunders College of Business

Prepare yourself for career success with business degree featuring the RIT Edge and a 94% outcomes rateSaunders College of Business at Rochester Institute of Technology is dedicated to offering graduate applicants quick admissions decisions. Upon acceptance, applicants will also receive scholarship options. With a fast-paced decision, you will have everything you need to decide if Saunders is right for you.

Become one of Saunders Leadership Fellows

Becoming a Fellow

The Saunders Leadership Fellows Program is designed to enhance the education of selected students by providing resources and opportunities tailored to the individual. Fellows receive even more personalized attention from Saunders faculty and staff and leave their time at RIT with a greater competitive edge.

GRE/GMAT Test Score Waiver for Saunders College Graduate Programs

RIT Students applying to Saunders College of Business graduate programs may now be qualified to waive the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) or Graduate Record Examination (GRE) test score requirement. This new policy has been put into effect to encourage students that excelled in their undergraduate career to continue their education in business.

Applicants may be eligible if they meet any of the following requirements:

Paper on Blockchain Technology Receives Best Paper Award

Dr. Manlu Liu and graduate student Shoufan Qiu received the Best Paper Award for their coauthored paper titled “Diffusion of Innovation in Accounting: How have the Big Four been Adopting Blockchain Technology.”  They presented their findings at the SIGBPS Workshop on Blockchain and Smart Contract in December of 2018.

Saunders #33 in WORLDWIDE in GLO-BUS Competition

Saunders-GLO-BUS"Destiny Xtreme", comprised of current Saunders College of Business students Scarlette Chan, Deepak Chavan, and Amogh Jeerige, currently ranks #33 worldwide in an international global business competition including more than 2,000 teams.