New York Institute of Technology
A global, private institution of higher education, NYIT has 13,000
students on campuses in North America, China, the Middle East, and
online. Since 1955, NYIT has pursued its mission to:
Provide career-oriented professional education
Give all qualified students access to opportunity
Support applications-oriented research that benefits the larger world
Mary Frost Distler
Founder and CEO of The Power to Change US
Manhattan (New York City)
New York, NY 10023-7692
New York Institute of Technology is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher
Education, 3624 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267.284.5000). The Middle States
Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S.
Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.
Representative Accrediting Agencies
Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools for
the entire university.
AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) for its
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational
Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) for
physician assistant programs
Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and
Technology, Inc. (ABET) for programs in electrical and computer engineering on the Old
Westbury and Manhattan campuses, and mechanical engineering on the Old Westbury
Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of the Accreditation Board for
Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET) for electrical and computer engineering technology
on the Manhattan campus.
Labor Relations, M.S.
International students must meet the same academic requirements for admissions to first-
year, transfer, or graduate programs as students in the United States. You must also take the
TOEFL/IELTS and obtain an I-20 visa in order to study at NYIT. You will be waived from
TOEFL/IELTS requirement if you have graduated with a four-year bachelor's degree from a
regionally accredited United States institution.
Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) : International students applying to NYIT can
take the TOEFL and submit official scores to the Office of Admissions.
A written-based score of 550, computer-based score of 213, or Internet-based score of 79/80
is required for full admission.
If you score 500 to 549 on the written, 173 to 212 on the computerized, or 61-78 on the
Internet based, you may be required to study English as a second language before you can be
If you score below 500, 173, or 61, respectively, you may apply to our English Language
Institute for additional instruction in English. You may also retake the TOEFL exam.
IELTS: A test score on the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) of 6.0 is
required for full admission. If you score below 6.0 (5.0 and 5.5) you may be required to study
English as a second language before you can be fully matriculated into your academic program
of choice. If you score below a 5.0, you may retake the test or apply to NYIT's English Language
Institute for additional instruction in English.
MBA applicants must meet English proficiency requirements by providing a minimum score of
79 on IBT or 6.0 on IELTS. A successful completion of NYIT English Language Institute satisfies
Fall semester: July 1 (June 1 for the School of
Engineering and Computing Sciences graduate
Spring semester: December 1 of the year prior to
your starting date (November 1 for the School of
Engineering and Computing Sciences graduate
Graduate Tuition and FeesTuition, per credit: $1,155
Tuition, per credit at NYIT-Vancouver: USD $870
Tuition, per 3-credit course for fully online School of Education courses: $1,500
Senior citizen tuition (per credit): $760
Application fee: $50
Part time: $75
Full time: $95
NYIT-Vancouver: USD $200
Tuition deposit (nonrefundable): $500 (applied to first semester's tuition)
For fall semester: due May 1
Students accepted after May 1 or for spring semester: due within two weeks of
Comprehensive oral exam (M.B.A.): $250
Late registration (after first day of classes): $350
Late payment (per semester): $325
Maintaining matriculation, per semester: $80
Service charge for unpaid check or credit card return: $95
Transcript of record (certified check, bank check, money order only): $10
•NYIT offers $40 million in academic scholarships and grants based on academic
achievement and potential each year. Scholarships and grants can be used only for
tuition, are divided equally between the fall and spring semesters, and are not
applicable to the summer session .
•A student is not permitted to have more than one NYIT scholarship (the one with
the highest dollar value is the one that will be awarded).
•To be eligible for an NYIT scholarship, you must:
•file a Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) each year you're enrolled at
•be a full-time student
•maintain a minimum cumulative GPA (CGPA) as specified by the scholarship
•meet Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP) requirements at all times
•For specific information on scholarships, dollar awards, and requirements:
•NYIT Raise Scholarship
• Theodore K. Steele Memorial Scholarship Program
• NYIT FIRST Scholarship
•PTK Transfer Scholarships
•The NYIT Academic Scholarship Program
•The NYIT Scholarship Incentive Awards
•The Martin Luther King Scholarship
•NYIT Scholarships and Academic Achievement Awards
•Graduate Scholar Award (GSA)
•Alumni Recognition Award
•Life Science Achievement Award
Monique Taylor, Ph.D.
Campus Dean and Executive Director, NYIT-Nanjing
Office: Global Academic Programs