Let’s Start with 10 Great Reasons
1. Graduate Profession-Ready
95.6% of NYIT grads are employed or go on to graduate school within six months of graduation. And NYIT is among the top 100 private universities with the highest-paid graduates. From your first days at NYIT, our career services help you find a path to success.
NYIT students come from every corner of the globe and learn a cultural awareness not readily available at other universities.
2. Connect to New York
NYIT gives you the option of studying in New York City (the world’s largest economic, cultural, and technological center) or in Old Westbury, Long Island (which offers Division II athletic teams and is ranked among the safest campuses in the United States). You can take classes and participate in activities at both campuses while you’re at NYIT.
3. Increase Your Income Potential
NYIT graduates are in the top 25% of earners of all grads nationwide according to PayScale. And NYIT students rank in top 6% for likelihood to move up 2+ income levels according to New York Times rankings.
4. Get an In-Demand Degree
NYIT’s technology-infused, career-oriented programs feature a core curriculum that provides a strong foundation for career growth. What you learn at NYIT is up to date, future focused, and addresses employers’ needs. And our accreditations in programs including architecture, business, engineering, nursing, education, health professions, and more give you a competitive edge.
5. Find a Financial Advantage
NYIT offers one of the lowest private tuitions in New York State and more than $40 million in institutional financial aid each year. 82% of our undergraduate students receive some form of financial aid.
6. Learn the Power of Collaboration
Today’s marketplace calls for interdisciplinary experience and expertise. You’ll learn how to creatively approach projects, research, coursework, and academic competitions that involve students and faculty members at all our schools and colleges: Arts and Sciences, Architecture and Design, Education, Engineering and Computing Sciences, Health Professions, Management, and Osteopathic Medicine.
7. Be Part of Real-World Solutions
Every day, NYIT faculty members and students are conducting applications-oriented research in sustainability, cybersecurity, robotics, physical and occupational therapy, nursing, educational technology, architecture and urban planning, motion capture, entrepreneurship, and more.
8. Gain Relevant Experience
9. Engage with a Faculty That’s Invested in You
Gain access to one of New York’s most professionally active full-time and adjunct faculties. These passionate teacher-scholars are among the best and brightest in their fields—with practical experience to show you what works in the real world.
10. Get Active in Student Life
NYIT student-athletes make their mark on the field and off—we've won NCAA titles and accolades in academic challenges. Whether you live in a residence hall or commute to campus, you’ll be part of a close-knit network of friends and supporters.
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