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The New York Institute of Technology, founded in 1955, is a private institution of technology. It is a multi-accredited, nonsectarian, nonprofit, coeducational institution of higher learning enrolling 10,000 students at three campuses. NYIT provides undergraduate and graduate career-based programs leading to an associate, bachelor, master and Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine degrees. NYIT offers over 65 undergraduate majors and 14 graduate degree programs including architecture, physical and occupational therapy, life sciences, premedical studies, nursing, computer graphics, engineering, computer science, education, culinary arts, hospitality management, communication arts, advertising, interior design, telecommunications, accounting and business degrees. NYIT has been a pioneer in the area of distance education and has state-of-the-art distance learning and teleconferencing technology and laboratories at each of its three campuses. Its 700-acre campus, including the C.V. Whitney estate, is located in Old Westbury, east of New York City.

Website: www.nyit.edu/

Private
Co-ed
3,694
Undergraduate
Students
(38.7%) 1,431 Women
(61.3%) 2,263 Men
3,536
Graduate
Students

Admission

Entrance Difficulty
Moderately difficult
Overall Admission Rate
68% of 11,848 applicants were admitted
Early Action Offered
Yes
Early Decision Offered
No
Regular Admission Deadline
 

Qualifications of Enrolled Freshmen

Average GPA
3.50
SAT Math
606 average
540-665 range of middle 50%
SAT EBRW
581 average
530-630 range of middle 50%
ACT Composite
26 average
22-29 range of middle 50%
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Money Matters

Cost of Attendance
$58,546
Tuition and Fees
$39,760
Room and Board
$14,290
Average Percent of Need Met
Not reported
Average Freshman Award
$31,242
Average Indebtedness of 2019 Graduates
Not reported
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Academics

Academic Calendar System
Semester
General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Full-Time Faculty Teaching Undergraduates
344
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 22% of classes
10-19 students: 41% of classes
20-29 students: 30% of classes
30-39 students: 5% of classes
40-49 students: 2% of classes
50-99 students: 1% of classes
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Campus Life

Old Westbury Population
4,638
Nearest Metropolitan Area
New York City
Freshman Housing Guarantee
Freshmen are guaranteed housing
Students in College Housing
15% of all students
Athletic Conferences
NCAA Division II
Mascot
Bears
Sororities
Not reported
Fraternities
Not reported
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Students

Ethnicity of Students from U.S.
0.3% American Indian/Alaskan Native
22.5% Asian
11.5% Black/African-American
22.1% Hispanic/Latino
6.0% Multi-race (not Hispanic/Latino)
0.4% Native Hawaiian/ Pacific Islander
30.6% White
6.6% Unknown
International Students
14.8% from 71 countries
First-Year Students Returning
81.0%
Students Graduating Within 4 Years
Not reported
Graduates Offered Full-Time Employment Within 6 Months
94%
Graduates Pursuing Advanced Study Directly
19.0%
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