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

Interns Reflect on Spring 2020 Experiences

Sixty-six New York Tech students participated in the Internship Certificate Program during the spring semester, eager to gain valuable hands-on experience and develop skills in a wide range of work environments. Then the global pandemic hit.

Hydroxychloroquine Explained

Biological and Chemical Sciences students and faculty discuss the fascination with hydroxychloroquine and its potential to treat the virus responsible for COVID-19.

Virtual Hooding Ceremony Celebrates NYITCOM's Newest Physicians

NYITCOM’s newest physicians from the Long Island campus were honored in a virtual hooding ceremony held May 18.

Student Profile: Alyce Bittar

Alyce Bittar is pursuing both her love of horseback riding and her fascination with technology and aeronautics by studying for a B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and competing in equestrian sports with Team USA.

NewsByte: Employers Line Up for Virtual Career Day

New York Tech Career Services has engaged nearly 40 employers offering full- and part-time positions and internships at the May 14 Virtual Career Day.

NewsByte: Long Island and New York City SGAs Announce 2020-2021 Executive Boards

The Long Island and New York City Student Government Associations have announced the results of their elections for 2020-21 executive board positions.

E.R.R.S.E.L.A. Offers a New Take on Tech

E.R.R.S.E.L.A., or the ETIC Research Robot for Student Engagement and Learning Activities, provides a virtual lab for collaborative research for New York Tech students, faculty, and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic and beyond.

Student Profile: Alexis O'Rourke

Alexis O'Rourke is leaving her mark on New York Tech, as the founder of TECH Music, co-founder of Creative Tech Club, and as a participant in the interdisciplinary Bio-Inspired Robotics project.

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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