Located in Old Westbury, New York, New York Institute of Technology was established in 1955 for Higher Education
Known as ‘New York Tech’ or ‘NYIT’, it is a private research university. It has two main campuses in New York: Old Westbury, Long Island, and one in Manhattan. It also has a Cybersecurity Research Lab and a Biosciences, Bioengineering Lab in Old Westbury as well as campuses in Arkansas, United Arab Emirates, China and Canada.
The New York Institute of Technology offers 90 plus undergraduate, graduate, and professional technology-driven degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including Computer Science, IT, Data Science, and Cybersecurity, Biology, Bioengineering, Biotechnology, and Biomedical Studies, Architecture, Urban, and Interior Design; Engineering (Electrical, Computer, Construction, and Mechanical), Health Professions (Nursing, OT, PT, PA), Exercise Science, and Medicine, Digital and Graphic Design, UX/UI; Management, Global and Electronic journalism (TV, film) and Marketing, Education, Instructional Technology, and Counseling, Energy Management and Sustainability.
The NYIT is among the most popular schools for students from outside the US. Nearly 8,000 students representing 94 countries and 40 States become technologically savvy physicians, architects, scientists, engineers, business leaders, digital artists, healthcare professionals, and more.
According to Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings 2021, NYIT is ranked #1 in New York State and #8 in the Northeast Top Schools for Environment – a pillar that measures inclusion, diversity, and international student representation. Among the Most Diverse Universities in the US, it is ranked #264: New York Tech’s ranking in 2021; Top Third of 797 universities in 2021.; #33 among 79 universities in New York State in the rankings; #101 of 258 universities ranked in the Northeast.
According to U.S. News & World Report 2021 Rankings, NYIT is ranked #34 Best Regional Universities (North); #56 Best Value Schools (Regional Universities – North); #73 Top Performer on Social Mobility (Regional Universities – North).
In recognition of its engaged students, great teaching, vibrant community, and successful outcomes, New York Tech earned College of Distinction status for the third year in a row. New York Institute of Technology also offers interesting and quirky certificates and minor programs like Technical Writing Certificate, Wine, Beer, and Spirits Tasting, Sales, and Service Minor as well, which have been framed on current industry requirements in the Travel and Tourism industry.
New York Institute of Technology’s seven schools and colleges include School of Architecture and Design, School of Interdisciplinary Studies and Education, School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, School of Health Professions, School of Management, College of Arts and Sciences and College of Osteopathic Medicine.
New York Institute of Technology is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and chartered by the Board of Regents of the State University of New York. Its programs and schools as well as its global campuses also have prestigious accreditations.
Notable alumni of the university include Vincent L. Sadusky – the Chief Executive Officer at Univision Communications Inc, and Kyriacos A. Athanasiou – the Chair of the Biomedical Engineering department at the University of California. Other famous included architect -Reino Aarnio, Lance Williams – a graphics researcher, MLB Network host – Brian Kenny, Fox News Channel anchor – Patti Ann Browne and Chicago White Sox pitching coach – Don Cooper.
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