New York Institute of Technology – College of Engineering and Computing Sciences
Explore New York Institute of Technology—a dynamic, highly ranked, and accredited not-for-profit university committed to educating the next generation of leaders, and to inspiring innovation and advancing entrepreneurship.
About New York Institute of Technology:
New York Institute of Technology offers undergraduate, graduate, and professional degree programs in more than 50 fields of study, including computer science, data, and cybersecurity; biology and biomedical studies; architecture and design; engineering; health professions and medicine; IT and digital technologies; management; communications and marketing; education and counseling; and energy and sustainability. A nonprofit, independent, private, and nonsectarian institute of higher education, the university welcomes more than 9,000 students worldwide. The university has campuses in New York City and Long Island (New York), Jonesboro (Arkansas), and Vancouver (British Columbia), and programs around the world. More than 100,000 alumni comprise an engaged network of doers, makers, and innovators prepared to change the world, solve 21st-century challenges, and reinvent the future.
Since 1955, NYIT has pursued its mission to:
- Provide career-oriented professional education
- Give all qualified students access to opportunity
- Support research and scholarship that benefit the larger world
Who We Are:
At the New York Institute of Technology, diversity is represented by a mosaic of engaged students, each contributing unique intellectual, cultural, and creative gifts to a rich, vibrant campus community. The university’s faculty and students represent and embrace a diversity of perspectives, values, ideas, backgrounds, styles, approaches, experiences, and beliefs—providing a stimulating, nurturing and truly cosmopolitan 21st-century education. View NYIT at a Glance here.
Where We Are:
- Long Island, N.Y. (Old Westbury)
- New York, N.Y.
- Jonesboro, Ark.
- Vancouver, Canada
About the College of Engineering and Computing Sciences:
New York Institute of Technology ranks among the top third of accredited engineering programs listed by U.S. News & World Report and its M.S. programs in Computer Science and Computer Engineering are among TFE Times’ Best Programs. Academic coursework incorporates applied research, internships, and real-world case studies to deliver professional educational experiences. Students learn from professors who are recipients of prestigious grants and bring decades of industry knowledge and research into the classroom. Students can be found working side by side faculty, researching cybersecurity, the blockchain, nanotechnology, medical devices, bioengineering, IT, data science, sustainable energy, robotics, artificial intelligence, fluid dynamics, app development, and other areas in the college’s high-tech facilities and labs.
Ideas that seem impossible to realize take shape every day at the New York Institute of Technology, where students learn to solve problems, contribute solutions, and work on 21st-century challenges that directly affect the world. NYIT students experience a notable return on investment in their education: graduating profession-ready, equipped with the skills and experiences sought by top employers, graduate programs, and research institutions around the world. PayScale’s College Salary report places the College of Engineering and Computing Sciences among the top 28% of engineering schools based on salary potential.
- Electrical and Computer Engineering, M.S.
- Bioengineering, M.S.
- Mechanical Engineering, M.S.
- Computer Science, M.S.
- Information, Network, and Computer Security, M.S.
- Data Science, M.S.
Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC)
The Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC) is the New York Institute of Technology’s hub for fostering discovery, cultivating new businesses and products, and trailblazing fresh ideas in technology, engineering, and applied science. By broadening partnerships among industry, the academic community, and professional organizations, the ETIC seeks to make a difference in the critical areas of IT and cybersecurity, bioengineering and medical devices, and energy and green technologies.
Working in the ETIC’s 8,000 square feet of state-of-the-art labs and facilities, students work with partner companies and investor networks, helping them become transformative leaders in the field.
Applied Research and Scholarship:
New York Institute of Technology’s research efforts is receiving unprecedented funding from national agencies and through internal funding efforts. The university’s expertise in areas such as cybersecurity, robotics, implantable/wearable technologies, medicine, health care, sustainability, and more are bolstering NYIT’s growing reputation for providing innovative technology solutions for real-world problems.
Accreditation: New York Institute of Technology is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and chartered by the Board of Regents of the State University of New York; our individual programs and schools, as well as our global campuses, also have prestigious accreditations. See a complete list of accrediting agencies.