The New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) is a private research university located in New York City. Founded in 1955, NYIT is one of the oldest and largest private colleges in the state. It is a member of theClass of 1955 of the State University of New York (SUNY) system.
NYIT has an excellent reputation in the New York metropolitan area. It is ranked among the top 100 colleges and universities in the nation by U.S. News & World Report. NYIT is also highly regarded for its engineering, architecture, and computer science programs.
The university has its main campus in Manhattan, with two additional campuses in Long Island andOld Westbury, New York. NYIT is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.