What will I learn?

Turning an architect’s vision into reality requires technical and managerial expertise—from knowing how to prepare accurate designs to overseeing the construction process. Our program will prepare you to become a highly skilled specialist with a keen understanding of both function and design, ready to excel in architecture, construction, engineering, and related fields. Our graduates have found a wealth of focused, solid career options that did not require the time or expense of pursuing a professional degree in architecture.

The curriculum includes courses in architectural drawing and computer aided design (CAD), principles of architectural design and visualization, materials and building construction, as well as a complementary core curriculum in writing and verbal communication, critical thinking, pre-calculus, and physics for architects.

Career Options

An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include:

Architectural CAD Design Technician
Architectural Paraprofessional
Building Inspector
Cost Estimator
Construction Project Manager
Specifications Writer

Which department am I in?

School of Architecture and Design

Study options

Full Time (67 credits)

Tuition fees
US$36,600.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2020

Venue

New York Institute of Technology

1855 Broadway (at 61st Street),

New York,

10023, United States

Full Time (67 credits)

Tuition fees
US$36,600.00 per year

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

Expected September 2020

Venue

Old Westbury Campus

Northern Boulevard,

OLD WESTBURY,

New York,

11568, United States

Entry requirements

For students from United States

To be considered for admission to New York Institute of Technology, you must have satisfactorily completed high school (secondary school) with at least a B average or a 3.00 grade point average (GPA) on a 4.00 scale. There are specific minimum academic or examination requirements for citizens of many individual nations.

For international students

To be considered for admission to NYIT, you must have satisfactorily completed high school (secondary school) with at least a B average or a 3.00 grade point average (GPA) on a 4.00 scale.

The following minimum scores required for full admission to undergraduate programs are:

IELTS score: 6.0

TOEFL (iBT) score: 79

Pearson PTE score: 53

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About this uni

More than USD 40 million is awarded in scholarships per year with 82% of undergraduate students receiving some form of financial aid.

  • 94% of graduates employed within one year of graduation
  • Diverse student body representing 90 countries
  • Two campuses in New York offering a traditional campus feel
  • Impressively low student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1