Accreditation

Accreditation

New York Institute of Technology is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, 3624 Market St., Philadelphia, PA 19104 (267.284.5000).

The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Email us at selfstudy@nyit.edu with any comments or questions.

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New York Institute of Technology is chartered by the Board of Regents of the University of the State of New York. For details, contact:

New York State Department of Education
Office of Higher Education
Room 979, Education Building Addition
Albany, NY 12234
Phone: 518.474.5851

Academic Accrediting Agencies


Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools for the entire university. For details, contact:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education
3624 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Phone: 267.284.5000


AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) for the School of Management's Bachelor of Science, Master of Business Administration, Executive MBA, and Master of Science programs. For details, contact:

AACSB International
777 South Harbour Island Blvd., Suite 750
Tampa, Florida 33602 USA
Phone: +1.813.769.6500


Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education of the American Occupational Therapy Association for occupational therapy. For details, contact:

American Occupational Therapy Association, Inc.
4720 Montgomery Lane
P.O. Box 31220
Bethesda, MD 20824-1220
Phone: 301.652.2682


Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) for physician assistant programs. For details, contact:

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc.
12000 Findley Road, Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA 30097
Phone: 770.476.1224


AOA Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA) for NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine. For details, contact:

AOA Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA)
142 E. Ontario St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 800.621.1773


Association for Childhood Education International (ACEI) for the Master of Science in Childhood Education. For details, contact:

Association for Childhood Education International
1299 18th St., N.W., Suite 700
Washington, D.C. 20036
Phone: 202.372.9986
Toll free for U.S. and Canada: 800.423.3563
Fax: 202.372.9989


Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) for physical therapy. For details, contact:

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
1111 N. Fairfax St.
Alexandria, VA 22314-1488
Phone: 703.684.APTA (2782)


Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for nursing. For details, contact:

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One Dupont Circle, NW Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.887.6791


Council for Accreditation of Counseling & Related Educational Programs (CACREP) for the Master of Science in School Counseling. For details, contact:

Council for Accreditation of Counseling and Related Educational Programs
1001 North Fairfax Street, Suite 510
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703.535.5990
Fax: 703.739.6209


Council for Interior Design Accreditation for interior design. For details, contact:

Council for Interior Design Accreditation
206 Grandville Avenue, Suite 350
Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Phone: 616.458.0400


Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET for programs in electrical and computer engineering on the Old Westbury and Manhattan campuses, and mechanical engineering on the Old Westbury campus. For details, contact:

Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET
111 Market Place, Suite 1050
Baltimore, MD 21202-4012
Phone: 410.347.7700


Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of ABET for electrical and computer engineering technology on the Manhattan campus. For details, contact:

Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET
111 Market Place, Suite 1050
Baltimore, MD 21202-4012
Phone: 410.347.7700


National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) for the Bachelor of Architecture. For details, contact:

National Architectural Accrediting Board
1101 Connecticut Ave, NW, Suite 410
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.783.2007


National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) for education. For details, contact:

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
2010 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.466.7496


Regional/Global Accrediting Agencies

Abu Dhabi

All academic programs offered at NYIT-Abu Dhabi in Interior Design (B.F.A.), Business Administration (B.S. and M.B.A.), Instructional Technology (M.S.), Information, Network and Computer Security (M.S.), and Mechanical Engineering (B.S.) have received initial accreditation by the Commission for Academics Accreditation, United Arab Emirates Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research (C.A.A.).

China

NYIT offers Ministry of Education in China-approved programs in partnership with:

  • Communication University of China (Beijing): undergraduate and graduate communication arts and fine arts programs
  • Jiangxi University of Finance and Economics (Nanchang): AACSB-accredited Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) program
  • Nanjing University of Posts and Telecommunications (Nanjing): undergraduate programs in computer science, communication arts, business administration, and electrical and computer engineering
  • Shandong Institute of Business and Technology (Yantai): two NYIT School of Management undergraduate programs

Vancouver

In British Columbia, Canada, NYIT-Vancouver is authorized by the Ministry of Advanced Education, Innovation and Technology and is among British Columbia's EQA-designated Post-Secondary Schools.