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New York Institute of Technology - 2016

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Undergraduate

Admissions/Transfers

Undergraduate Admission to the College of Engineering

Minimum 1000 SAT total (critical reading and math), which includes a minimum 520 math score. Students who do not satisfy this criteria may be accepted as undeclared/pre-engineering students. Students may transfer into engineering from pre-engineering and other disciplines within NYIT if they have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 and have completed at least 12 credits of required mathematics, physics, computer science, and engineering with a minimum GPA of 2.3 in these courses.

Undergraduate Admission to an Engineering Department

Computer Science, Electrical, and Mechanical Engineering students should have adequate mathematics preparation to permit them entry into Calculus I. Students with inadequate mathematics preparation will be required to supplement their course of study to strengthen their backgrounds and permit entry into the Calculus sequence. Computer Science students should have a working knowledge of computer programming.
Special requirements for Electrical and Mechanical Engineering applicants: minimum combined SAT of 1080 (including a minimum score of 550 in math) and three years of math.

Entrance Requirements for Foreign Students

--Completed Application for Admission and $50 application fee due by July 15 for fall term and December 1 for Spring term.
--Official records or transcripts, plus certifications of graduation from high school or other colleges attended, if you graduated. If your transcripts are in a language other than English, you must submit an English translation
--Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (written), 213 (computer) or 79/80 (IBT). If scores are lower, student may be required to take English as a Second Language and/or retake the TOEFL prior to being fully matriculated.
--A notarized Affidavit of Support and bank statement from your or your sponsor's bank, demonstrating financial support. If you are currently studying at another institution in the U.S. you must submit copies of I-20 forms previously issued and a SEVIS I-20 transfer form completed by international student advisor at the school you now attend.

Entrance Requirements for Non-Resident Students

--Completed Application for Admission and $50 application fee due by July 15 for fall term and December 1 for Spring term.
--Official records or transcripts, plus certifications of graduation from high school or other colleges attended, if you graduated. If your transcripts are in a language other than English, you must submit an English translation
--Minimum TOEFL score of 550 (written), 213 (computer) or 79/80 (IBT). If scores are lower, student may be required to take English as a Second Language and/or retake the TOEFL prior to being fully matriculated.
--A notarized Affidavit of Support and bank statement from your or your sponsor's bank, demonstrating financial support. If you are currently studying at another institution in the U.S. you must submit copies of I-20 forms previously issued and a SEVIS I-20 transfer form completed by international student advisor at the school you now attend.

Residency Requirements

Student must complete at least 30 credits at NYIT for graduation.

Admissions Requirements for Transfer Students

--Completed Application for Admission and $50 application fee.
--Official transcripts from all colleges attended. If fewer than 24 credits of previous college work were completed, official high school transcripts and SATor ACT scores also need to be submitted.
--Essay (recommended). Explain your career goals and why attending NYIT would further them, or describe an achievement of which you are most proud and why.
--Letters of recommendation (recommended).
--Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.3, and completion of 12 credits of required mathematics, physics, computer science, and engineering. Students may also satisfy these requirements by passing challenge examinations in these areas as provided for by NYIT policies.
--International students currently studying at another U.S. institution must submit copies of I-20 forms previously issued and a SEVIS I-20 Transfer Form completed by the international student advisor at the school you now attend.
--International transfer students who attend college outside of the U.S. need to obtain a WES, GLOBE, or other recognized evaluation agency report.