Our Students

NYIT students are makers, doers, innovators, and inventors, eager to make the world a better place. At NYIT, they tackle real-world problems in and out of the classroom. They conduct groundbreaking research, pursue internships, and network with industry leaders. And when they graduate, they are ready to lead, heal, and create.


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Features and Videos

Heal Thyself: Helping Students Fight Stress and Burnout

Taking good care of others doesn’t necessarily mean taking good care of yourself. Initiatives at NYIT take steps to combat the stress and burnout health providers experience early in their education.

Brain Therapy: New Treatments for Neurological Problems

With novel, interdisciplinary approaches to care, physicians and health professionals at NYIT are improving the lives of those with neurological disorders and making breakthroughs in the field.

M.B.A. Student Gives Talk on New Financial Accounting Rules

At the Bloomberg Quant seminar series, Nataliya Naumova presented original research on the potential impact of the new rules.

Biology Major Reveals What Lurks in Kitchen Sponges

At the American Society for Microbiology Microbe 2019, Brianna Weiss presented research on bacteriophages found in kitchen sponges that could provide the answer to antibiotic-resistant viruses.

Project H.E.A.R.T. Introduces Students to Medical Education, Health Care Careers

At the four-day/three-night camp, NYITCOM-Arkansas students served as counselors to a group of high school students, offering them a glimpse as to what it’s like to be a medical student.

NYIT Receives NCAA CHOICES Alcohol Education Grant

Melanie Austin, O.T.D., M.P.A., helped secure a $30,000 grant, which will build upon the already existing programs the university has in place to address alcohol awareness for students and student-athletes.

Record Number Graduates from NYIT-Vancouver

The largest class of graduates in NYIT-Vancouver’s history celebrated at a local commencement ceremony at the Orpheum Theatre on May 28.

PA Students Take First Place at Ultrasound Competition

A team of six physician assistant studies students took first place in the Yes, I Scan Ultrasound Student Workshop and Competition.

By the Numbers

    • Undergraduate: 51%
    • Graduate: 42%
    • Medical/Professional: 7%
  • International Makeup

  • Racial and Ethnic Makeup

    • American Indian/Alaska Native: <1%
    • Asian: 18%
    • Black/African-American: 5%
    • Hispanic/Latino: 9%
    • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: <1%
    • Non-resident alien: 27%
    • Two or more races: 1%
    • Unknown: 11%
    • White: 27%
  • Gender Ratio

  • Scholarship Recipients

  • Pell Grant Recipients

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