Accrediting Agencies

New York Institute of Technology is chartered by the Board of Regents of The University of the State of New York and is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. The Middle States Commission on Higher Education is an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Commission on Higher Education of the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
3624 Market St.
Philadelphia, PA 19104-2680
Phone:267.284.5000
Fax: 215.662.5501

NYIT's schools and programs hold accreditations from professional organizations. The Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. (ABET.org) for the Electrical and Computer Engineering program in the Old Westbury and Manhattan campuses, and the Mechanical Engineering program on the Old Westbury campus; Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET, Inc. for Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology; AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business) for its business programs; National Architectural Accrediting Board for the Bachelor of Architecture; Council for Interior Design Accreditation for the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Interior Design, Old Westbury Campus; Commission on Accreditation, Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation for the NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine; Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) for the Master of Science in Occupational Therapy; Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) of the American Physical Therapy Association for the Doctor of Physical Therapy; Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA) for the Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies; Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE) for the Bachelor of Science in Nursing.

The School of Interdisciplinary Studies & Education is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE). This accreditation covers initial teacher preparation and advanced educator preparation programs. NCATE is recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation to accredit programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional school personnel.

Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (ACOTE) of the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA)
4720 Montgomery Lane, Suite 200
Bethesda, MD 20814-3449
Phone: 301.652.2682

Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. (ARC-PA)
12000 Findley Rd., Suite 150
Johns Creek, GA, 30097
Phone: 770.476.1224

AACSB International (The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business)
777 South Harbour Island Boulevard, Suite 750
Tampa, FL 33602 USA
Phone: 813.769.6500

AOA Commission on Osteopathic College Accreditation (COCA)
142 E. Ontario St.
Chicago, IL 60611
Phone: 312.202.8000

Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE)
1111 North Fairfax St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Phone: 703.684.2782

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One DuPont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.463.6930

Council for Interior Design Accreditation (CIDA)
206 Grandville Ave., Suite 350
Grand Rapids, MI 49503-2920
Phone: 616.458.0400

Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET)
111 Market Place, Suite 1050
Baltimore, MD 21202-4012
Phone: 410.347.7700

Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology, Inc. (ABET)
111 Market Place, Suite 1050
Baltimore, MD 21202-4012
Phone: 410.347.7700

National Architectural Board, Inc. (NAAB)
1735 New York Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20006
Phone: 202.783.2007

National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)
2010 Massachusetts Ave., NW, Suite 500
Washington, DC 20036
Phone: 202.466.7496

 

Global Accreditations

Canada
Ministry of Advanced Education of British Columbia

P.O. Box 9059 STN PROV GOVT
Victoria BC V8W 9E2, Canada
Phone: 250 356-2771
Fax: 250 356-3000

China
The State Council Degree Commission of the People's Republic of China

No. 37 Damucang Hutong, Xidan, Beijing
100816 People's Republic of China
Phone: 86-10-66096114

China (Jiangxi)
Jiangxi Provincial Department of Education

No. 567 Bayi Road, Nanchang, Jiangxi Province,
330046 People's Republic of China
Phone: 86-791-8636729
Fax: 86-791-8636729

China (Nanjing)
Educational Bureau of Jiangsu Province

No. 15 Beijing West Road, Nanjing City, Jiangsu Province
210024 People's Republic of China
Phone: 86-025-83239100

United Arab Emirates
Commission for Academic Accreditation,
Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research

P.O. Box 45133
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Phone: +9712 6427772
Fax: +9712 6428488