What makes Saunders College of Business a unique experience?
With a vision to be the first choice for enterprising students and creative enterprises, Saunders College of Business attracts students who possess a curiosity that drives them and who place a premium on entrepreneurial thinking and innovative solutions.
At Saunders, students come first. They get an innovative edge and access to the vast resources in business, technology, and design that can only be found at Rochester Institute of Technology. Through an expansive and powerful RIT minors program, business students share classrooms with artists, designers, engineers, and computer scientists. This gives Saunders graduates the ability to differentiate themselves successfully, within a crowded job market.
Plus, with strong corporate connections built through a strong tradition of cooperative education, Saunders delivers an applied curriculum that prepares students to be career-ready DAY ONE upon graduation. The result’s a perfect match for employers and a 94% outcomes rate.
NEW! Saunders now offers Hospitality and Tourism Management and Supply Chain Management majors.
BUSINESS + TECHNOLOGY | UNLOCKED
Get the RIT Edge at the intersection of business and technology. Unlock your career potential at Saunders, where you get a unique and personal experience located at the center of one of the largest technology universities with storied traditions in technology, entrepreneurship and innovation.
APPLIED LEARNING | UNLOCKED
Real-world and relevant experiential education. Learn best by doing. Our academic programs feature distinct and diverse opportunities to apply classroom education to real-world problems, setting you up for success upon graduation. All undergraduate students get a full-semester, paid cooperative education experience (internship) while attending a top co-op university that places more than 4,500 students in more than 6,200 co-op assignments with more than 2,200 employing organizations.
INNOVATION | UNLOCKED
Discover opportunities for new and better solutions. Innovation at Saunders originates in the one-of-its-kind Biz 1+2 program, offering opportunities for creativity and collaboration, and expands into countless opportunities across campus..
YOUR BRAND | UNLOCKED
Skills and competencies to help you stand out. Develop a unique personal brand that employers seek. Saunders College offers diverse options for specialization and customization, all infused with a technology core that prepares you for today’s industry needs and stands out in the crowded job market.
SUPPORT NETWORK | UNLOCKED
Join the network of more than 24,000 strong. Gain the personalized attention you need to be successful in your academic career and beyond. A team of advisors provide guidance when you need it, whether your selecting your courses for study, perfecting your job applications, or networking for career opportunities.
Saunders College of Business is one of nine colleges at Rochester Institute of Technology and is accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business International (AACSB). Recognized and ranked internationally, Saunders is home to more than 2,400 undergraduate and graduate students enrolled in programs across RIT Global Campuses in Rochester, New York, Croatia, Dubai, Kosovo and China.
Saunders College works in partnership with RIT’s entrepreneurial Venture Creations incubator and top ranked Albert J. Simone Center for Student Innovation and Entrepreneurship to integrate business education with RIT’s world-leading technical and creative programs.
Saunders College offers undergraduate (BS), Masters (MS), Masters of Business Administration (MBA), and Executive MBA (EMBA) programs where students gain real-world business experiences through a tradition of applied learning, internships and capstone programs.FIND OUT MORE