New York Institute of Technology

Old Westbury, New York
4-year Private university

Overview

New York Institute of Technology is a private institution established in 1955 with suburban setting located at Westbury. It is ranked 47 in Regional Universities North in 2018 edition of Best Colleges.Its tuition and fees are $ 36,890 (2018-19). It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,688. It practices semester-based academic calendar. There are housing options, student organizations, and fraternities and sororities for undergraduates at each New York campus. Some majors are offered at both New York campuses; others are specific to Manhattan or Old Westbury.

#47 in Regional Universities North
Setting
Suburban
Location Old Westbury, New York
Type 4-year Private
Year Founded 1955
Selectivity Very Low
Size Small
3,688 Undergraduates

Learning

13:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Engineering
Most Popular Major

Majors Available

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering-Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
    Program offered through an exclusively distance-education program
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Sciences
  • Visual And Performing Arts

Cost

$55,460
Cost of Attendance
$23,300
Average Student Contribution
Instate Tution Fee $36,890
Outstate Tuition Fee $36,890
Room and Board Fees $14,290
$53,400 Median Salary After 2 years of Graduation

Applying

73% (Very Low Selectivity) Acceptance Rate
Admission Difficulty: Minimally Difficult
$50 Application Fee
Application Fee Waiver Available
3.4 Average High School GPA

Application Requirements

SAT/ACT Required
SAT/ACT Writing (essay) Not Required
SAT Subject Test Considered
Essay or Personal Statement Required
SAT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range
ACT Score Range
Middle 50% (25% - 75%) scores range

How to Apply?

Accepts CommonApp
Apply College's Own Application Portal

For International Students

79 Minimum TOEFL Score
TOEFL Requirement: Required
IELTS, PTE Academic Other English Language Tests Accepted
(in lieu of TOEFL)
Deadlines for Fall Intake Applications
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Regular Decision Deadline
Rolling Admission
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Priority Application Deadline
Transfer Applications
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Transfer Applications Deadline
For Financial Aid
Mar
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Financial Aid Priority Application Deadline
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Scholarships and Financial Aid

$24,827 Average Financial Aid

Need-based Aid

$9,056 Average Need-based Aid
Cost of Attendance for out-of-state students: $55,460
100% Students with need received Financial Aid
--% Students had their need fully met
Deadline for need-based financial application Priority Deadline: March 1
Forms to be submitted FAFSA

Merit Scholarships

Available
President’s Scholarship
Total Worth $22,000 Per Year
Eligibility All entering freshmen
Minimum Criteria High school average of 95 or higher and minimum SAT score of 1270 or ACT score of 27
Requirement for maintenance Maintain the minimum cumulative GPA
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
Theodore K. Steele Memorial Scholarship
Total Worth $21,000 Per Year
Eligibility All entering freshmen
Minimum Criteria High school average of 90 or higher and minimum SAT score of 1180 or ACT score of 24
Requirement for maintenance Maintain the minimum cumulative GPA
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A
NYIT Merit Scholarships And Academic Achievement Awards
Total Worth $5,000–$19,000 Per Year
Eligibility All entering freshmen
Minimum Criteria Students not eligible for the President's or TK Steele Scholarship; based on application's strength
Requirement for maintenance Maintain the minimum cumulative GPA
Separate application needed No
Application deadline N/A

Other Scholarships

Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Scholarships
Total Worth up to $2,000
Details For transfer students who were members of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society at their prior college

Students

3,688 Total Undergraduate Enrollment
School Size: Small
77% Freshmen return to Sophomore Year
50% Students graduate within 6 years