Graduate Students: Applying to NYIT

Graduate Students: Applying to NYIT

Thanks for your interest in NYIT! Regardless of what program you enter, transferring to NYIT to continue your education will have a transformative effect on your career.

We offer a generous transfer credit acceptance policy, and upon admission, our transfer evaluations department will review your transcripts and prepare a personalized, course-by-course evaluation of credits applicable to your major. That’s why 35 percent of our students are transfer students.

We review applications for admission and automatic scholarship decision on a rolling basis, as long as space is available.

International students apply

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Admission Requirements

Each graduate program has additional admission requirements.

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College of Arts and Sciences

School of Architecture and Design

School of Interdisciplinary Studies & Education

School of Engineering and Computing Sciences

School of Health Professions

School of Management

Deadlines

Regular Admission: Applications  are reviewed on a rolling admission basis, as long as space is available. The following specific programs have separate deadlines:

  • Computer Graphics - Animation M.F.A.: Rolling admissions for spring; June 1 for fall
  • Computer Graphics - Fine Arts & Technology, M.F.A.: Rolling admissions for spring; June 1 for fall   
  • Computer Graphics - Graphic Design, M.F.A.: Rolling admissions for spring; June 1 for fall   
  • Computer Science, M.S.: Dec. 1 for spring; June 1 for fall (international students); Dec. 1 for spring; July 1 for fall (U.S. students)
  • Electrical & Computer Engineering, M.S.: Dec. 1 for spring; June 1 for fall (international students); Dec. 1 for spring; July 1 for fall (U.S. students)
  • Energy Management, M.S.: Dec. 1 for spring semester; June 1 for fall semester
  • Information, Network & Computer Security, M.S.: Dec. 1 for spring; June 1 for fall (international students); Dec. 1 for spring; July 1 for fall (U.S. students)
  • Occupational Therapy, M.S.: Oct. 31  (summer start)
  • Physical Therapy, D.P.T.: Aug. 15-Sept. 1 (Early Decision) or Oct. 17 (regular decision)  (summer start)
  • Physician Assistant Studies, M.S.: Oct. 1  (fall start)
  • Urban & Regional Design, M.S.: March 1  (fall start)

How to Apply

Step 1: Complete an Application

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Complete the NYIT Online Application for all graduate programs. There is a $50 nonrefundable application fee as part of your application submission. There is a different application for the following programs:  

Step 2: Submit Required Application Materials

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Submit required application materials to the Office of Admissions via mail, fax, or email to complete your application.

  • Copies of undergraduate transcripts for all schools attended. All final, official transcripts must be received prior to the start of your first semester.
  • Copy of college diploma or proof of degree.
  • Official GRE or GMAT scores, if applicable to program requirements.
    NYIT GRE Code: 2561
    NYIT GMAT Codes
    Full time (9 or more credits): OQN-RL-35
    Part-time (less than 9 credits): OQN-RL-74

Send your application materials to:

Office of Admissions
New York Institute of Technology
Northern Boulevard
Old Westbury, NY 11568

Email: nyitgrad@nyit.edu
Fax: 516.686.1116

Additional Information

Check Your Application Status

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Throughout the admission process, you can check on the status of your application. We will communicate with you through the Application Portal and via email regarding missing documents required for your application. If you did not apply through NYIT’s Online Application, please register for an account to check to your status. If your status says “incomplete,” then we are not able to review your application for admission until all required documents are received. If you recently submitted these items, please allow 2-4 weeks for us to process these materials.

If you have attended NYIT in the past and are interested in re-enrolling:

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Depending on how long you have been away from NYIT, different requirements apply for readmission.

Former Undergraduate Student readmission

Former Graduate Student Readmission