What will I learn?

Begin your studies with a core curriculum in humanities and research principles and practices. Then move on to courses in biology, microbiology, virology, genetics and genetic engineering, cell biology, bioprocessing, organic chemistry, environmental chemistry, pharmaceutical chemistry, bioprocessing, biotechnology, physics, calculus, and even entrepreneurial technology and innovation management.

Upon graduation, you’ll be prepared to meet the growing demand for professionals with a knowledge of biotechnology. Our major also fulfills all the requirements for entrance to medical school, or to pursue graduate studies in dentistry, podiatry, veterinary medicine, business, and other areas.

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:

Biochemist
Bio-manufacturing specialist
Bioprocessing/biotechnology
Clinical pharmaceutical laboratory technician
Forensics
Industrial research and development scientist
Medical scientist

Which department am I in?

College of Arts and Sciences

Study options

Full Time (129 - 130 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 (129 - 130 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

Find your nearest IELTS test centre and test dates

There may be different IELTS requirements depending on your chosen course.

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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