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2022 Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education College Rankings

In this survey, which focuses on student success, New York Tech moved up 11 places this year to #253 and an impressive 167 spots since 2019.

  • Ranked #2 in New York State and #8 in the U.S. for Environment, a pillar that measures inclusion, diversity, and international student representation.
  • Ranked #2 among regional universities in the North for Student Diversity.
  • Top Third of 796 universities in the 2022 WSJ/THE College Rankings.
  • #31 among 79 universities ranked in New York State.
  • #96 of 258 universities ranked in the Northeast.

Times Higher Education

U.S. News & World Report Logo – National, 2022

U.S. News & World Report 2022 Rankings

  • #34 Best Regional Universities (North) - for second year in a row
  • #60 Top Performer on Social Mobility (Regional Universities – North) - up from #73 in 2021

Many of our programs receive top rankings—see schools and colleges listing below.

2022 U.S. News & World Report

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2021–2022 Best Colleges of Distinction

In recognition of its engaged students, great teaching, vibrant community, and successful outcomes, New York Tech earned College of Distinction status for the fourth year in a row.

Several of our programs have also received this designation—see schools and colleges rankings below.

Colleges of Distinction

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Diversity and Access to Opportunity

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#1 Most Diverse Student Body Among Colleges and Universities in the United States

24/7 Wall St., reported by USA Today

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#151 QS World University Rankings of Best 4-Year Colleges in the U.S., 2020 (#14 in New York)

Based on equitable access, diversity, and employability outcomes.

Top Universities

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#4 Campus Ethnic Diversity + #6 Most International Students

2022 U.S. News & World Report College Rankings

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A Degree of Value

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#68 Best Value Schools (Regional Universities – North)


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#7 Highest Mobility Rate Among Private (Master's) Institutions in the U.S.

Based on percentage of all students in a birth cohort at a particular college whose parents were in the bottom 20 percent for household income, and were then able to reach the top 20 percent for individual earnings post-graduation).

The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Top 15% Best Colleges, Based on Salary Potential of Graduates

PayScale College Salary Report

Educate to Career (ETC) College Rankings Logo – Tier I, 2020

Tier I College

Based on affordability and ability to offer quality in-classroom, online, and blended format education.

Educate to Career (ETC) College Rankings

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94% of New York Tech Graduates are Employed or Pursuing an Advance Degree Within Six Months of Graduation

New York Tech Graduate Student Survey

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Offering Pathways for Transfer Students

Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Society, Honor Roll 2021

Phi Theta Kappa Transfer Honor Roll

Recognized for excellence in the development and support of dynamic and innovative transfer pathways for community college transfer students.

Phi Theta Kappa, 2021

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Honoring Our Veterans

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#10 Best Colleges for Veterans (Regional Universities – North)

2022 U.S. News & World Report College Rankings

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2021–2022 College of Distinction – Military Support

Colleges of Distinction

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Best for Vets College

#76 nationally and #4 in New York State among four-year colleges.

The Military Times, 2020

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Military Friendly® School

Recognized for efforts to help veterans transition to the classroom and secure successful careers.

VIQTORY Media, 2020

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Campus Safety

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Safest College Campuses

New York Tech is listed on the 50 Safest Small Colleges and Universities in America.

Collegechoices.net, 2020

Campus Prevention Network Seal of Prevention

Campus Prevention Network Seal of Prevention™

Recognizing New York Tech's commitment to high-impact digital prevention programs. Fewer than 15% of colleges and universities earn this distinction. Well done!

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New York Tech's Distinguished Colleges/Schools

College of Arts and Sciences

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2021 Best Online Graduate Education Programs

U.S. News & World Report

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Top 20 Best Biotechnology Degree Programs

Money, Inc.

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Top 20% Highest Paid Biology Graduates in the U.S.

College Factual, 2020

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Top 15% Highest Paid Graduates in the U.S. in Public Relations and Advertising in the Middle Atlantic Region

College Factual, 2020

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School of Architecture and Design

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#31 Among Most Admired Undergraduate Architecture Schools in the U.S.

DesignIntelligence, 2019

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#11 Most-Hired-From Architecture Schools with 70–99 graduates

DesignIntelligence, 2019

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#5 Interior Design Program Ranking

DesignIntelligence, 2019

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Top 5% Highest-Paid General Architecture/Architecture and Related Graduates

College Factual, 2020

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100% Graduation Rate for Interior Design Students (Four Years or Less) in Recent Years

College Factual, 2020

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College of Engineering and Computing Sciences

American Society for Engineering Education Logo, Bronze Award 2020

ASEE Diversity Recognition Program (ADRP): Bronze Award

American Society for Engineering Education, 2020

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Program of Distinction: Engineering

Colleges of Distinction 2021 –2022

U.S. News & World Report Logo – Engineering Programs, 2022

Best Engineering Programs in the U.S.

U.S. News & World Report

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Best Computer Science Programs in the U.S.

U.S. News & World Report

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Top 20 Schools Fostering Diversity and Inclusion

Women Engineer's 2019 reader's choice list

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Girls in Engineering and Technology Day named an Inspiring Program in STEM

INSIGHT Into Diversity, 2020

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Top 10% Highest Paid Graduates in the U.S. (Engineering Technologies)

College Factual, 2020

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Best 20 Engineering Schools in New York State (#1 in Long Island and #5 among private schools)


Cyber Degrees Edu Logo, Best Masters Program 2021

#33 Best Schools to Earn Your Cybersecurity Degree

Cyberdegreesedu.org, 2021

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Top 15% Highest Paid Graduates in the U.S. (Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering)

College Factual, 2020

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Top 10 Graduate School for offering a diversified curriculum, student base, and faculty, and fostering a diverse and inclusive learning environment

Woman Engineer Magazine, 2020

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Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs (Energy Management) for the past four years (#65)

U.S. News & World Report, 2021

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School of Health Professions

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School of Health Professions Graduates Are Among the Top 22% of Earners in Their Field

College Factual, 2020

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Program of Distinction: Nursing

Colleges of Distinction 2021–2022

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Clinical Nutrition M.S. is Ranked Among the Best Master's Programs in the U.S.

TheBestSchools.org, 2020

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#7 Top M.S. in Clinical Nutrition U.S. Rankings (Best in the Northeast).

Intelligent.com, 2020

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Top 60 Nursing Programs in New York State

Nursing School Almanac, 2020

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Top Physician Assistant Programs in New York State

Universities.com, 2020

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100% Licensure Pass Rates for Occupational Therapy and Physician Assistant Studies in 2019

Goals & Outcomes

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95% Licensure pass rate for Physical Therapy graduates in 2019

Outcomes & Objectives

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97% NCLEX pass rate for nursing students in 2018

Student Outcomes

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School of Management

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Program of Distinction: Business

Colleges of Distinction 2021 –2022

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Top 5% of Business Schools Globally Earning AACSB Accreditation


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Highest Paid Graduates in Finance and Financial Management

College Factual, 2020

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Highest Salaries Earned by Entrepreneurial Studies Graduates from New York Tech

TheBestSchools.org, 2020

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College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM)

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NYITCOM is one of the largest osteopathic medical schools in the U.S. and currently the largest medical school by class size on Long Island

About us

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98% Residency Match/Placement Rate Achieved by the Class of 2020

Residency Placement

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NYITCOM's COMLEX Level I and III pass rates, 94.42 percent and 98 percent, respectively, surpassed the national average in 2018.

Student Outcomes Data

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NYITCOM, established in 1977, was the first osteopathic medical school in New York State, and NYITCOM-Arkansas, established in 2016, was the first in Arkansas

Jonesboro, Arkansas campus

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Awarded “Healthy & Fit Workplace”

Long Island Business News, 2019

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Silver Status: Exercise as Medicine Campus

American College of Sports Medicine, 2019

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