This is part of our series profiling different graduate degree programs and graduate schools at U.S. universities for international students on an F1 Visa or J1 Visa. This week we profile the Hajim School of Engineering and Applied Sciences at the University of Rochester.
Part of the University of Rochester, the Hajim School of Engineering is an excellent choice for international students looking to study engineering in the United States.
- The University of Rochester is one of the United States’ top private institutions, and among the country’s best institutions when it comes to research.
- The Hajim School offers state of the art technology and encourages students to self-drive their education in order to support innovation along with assistance from a top tier faculty.
- In the past ten years, enrollment has doubled and the university is currently overseeing a $100-million dollar project in the Institute for Data Science.
The Hajim School offers a total of eleven different graduate degrees ranging from alternative energy to medical technology and innovation. The Hajim School also offers six different academic departments, which include:
- Biomedical Engineering,
- Chemical Engineering,
- Computer Science,
- Electrical and Computer Engineering,
- Mechanical Engineering,
- The Institute of Optics.
It also offers a wide variety of major and minor programs for undergraduates. The Hajim School, and the University of Rochester, pride themselves on the diversity of their student population. Out of the graduating class of 206-2017 for Bachelor’s Degrees from the Hajim School, 30% were women, 9% were underrepresented minorities, and 17% were international students.