New York Institute of Technology Profile
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Since its founding in 1955, New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has evolved from a small, technology-based institution into a thriving multi-disciplinary university offering baccalaureate, graduate, and professional degrees. From just nine students attending classes in one New York City building, NYIT now enrolls more than 9,000 students representing nearly all 50 states and 100 countries at campuses around the world.
The mission of New York Institute of Technology is to provide career-oriented professional education, to give all qualified students access to opportunity, and to support research and scholarship that benefit the larger world.
The overall governing body of New York Institute of Technology is the Board of Trustees. The President, who is the Chief Executive Officer of the college reports to the Board of Trustees and carries out their adopted policies. Among the President's reports is the Vice President of Health Sciences and Medical Affairs, who oversees the faculty, curricula and academic programs of the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine and the School of Health Professions.