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Aug 19 2014

NYIT Cybersecurity Conference 2014

Aug 18 2014

NYIT and Turkish Partner YTU Offer Dual Master’s Degrees

Aug 08 2014

Student-Doctors Begin NYIT Osteopathic Medical Education

Aug 05 2014

Paul Dangerfield to Lead NYIT-Vancouver

Aug 04 2014

NSF Awards NYIT Grant for Sputtering System to Support Nano/Micro-Fabrication Research

Aug 25 2014

Information Session About New ‘Minor in Energy Science, Technology and Policy’

Aug 26 2014

Graduate Enrollment Day

Aug 27 2014

School of Health Professions State of the School Address

Aug 27 2014

Graduate Enrollment Day

Aug 29 2014

New Student Orientation - Old Westbury

Summer 2014 Technology & Engineering Experience

Are you a high school student with an interest in technology, engineering or computer science? If so, you can explore an exciting and challenging career path, while earning two college credits in a two-week Career Discovery Experience in Technology and Engineering at NYIT’s Manhattan or Old Westbury campus.

This fun and informative program will give you insight into the very essence of these stimulating professions. For starters, you will run a number of guided, hands-on laboratory experiments in workshops in game development, hacking, robotics, and electronic music.

  • Includes field trips where you will explore 21st-century technologies in the heart of New York City.
  • Guest speakers with years of experience will share their personal stories about the technology/engineering workplace.
  • Members of the NYIT faculty and staff will describe a student’s life at NYIT for those enrolled in our undergraduate programs.

Lunch will be given to all participants on a daily basis, and at the end of the session, NYIT Career Service and Admissions teams will give presentations on what NYIT can offer to them as students.

NYIT's School of Engineering and Computing Sciences offers degrees in Computer Science, Information Technology, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Engineering Management, Mechanical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, and Telecommunications network management.

  • Credits earned in the summer program are applicable to any NYIT degree in these majors.
  • NYIT's Manhattan campus is easily accessible by bus, subway, or train.
  • Nearby discounted parking is also available.
Tuition and Fees: $1,850
Limited scholarship funds are available based on merit and need.
Benefits:
Two college credits
Field trips, workshops, guest speakers
Dates: Session 1: July 7 - July 18 (M-F), Manhattan Campus
or Session 2: August 4 - August 15 (M-F), Old Westbury Campus
Time: 10 a.m. - 3:45 p.m.
Location: Manhattan and Old Westbury

Contact

For Program Information
Kaitlyn Melexenis
Administrative Assistant
School of Engineering and Computing Sciences
New York Institute of Technology
Phone 516.686.7985
Email kmelexen@nyit.edu
 
For Registration
Jannette Knowles
New York Institute of Technology
Extended Education
Gerry House, Northern Boulevard
P.O. Box 8000
Old Westbury, NY 11568-8000
Phone: 516.686.7490
Fax: 516.686.1144

Download application (PDF)