New York Institute of Technology Admission RequirementsOld Westbury, New York
Chances of getting into New York Institute of Technology
|Applicant Competition||Very Low|
How hard is it to get into New York Institute of Technology and can I get accepted? The school has a 76% acceptance rate ranking it #98 in New York for lowest rate of acceptance. Last year, 6,927 out of 9,145 applicants were admitted making New York Institute of Technology an easy school to get into with a very good chance of acceptance assuming you meet the requirements. Academically, it has difficult requirements for admission test scores, generally admitting students who score in the top 44 percent. New York Institute of Technology typically accepts and attracts "B+" average high school students. Only 13% of those admitted chose to enroll in the school. Most incoming freshmen graduated in the top half of their high school class.
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New York Institute of Technology SAT Scores
Applicants Submitting SAT91%
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 25th||520|
|SAT Math 25th||530|
|SAT Composite 25th||1050|
|SAT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|SAT Reading 75th||630|
|SAT Math 75th||640|
|SAT Composite 75th||1270|
|Average SAT Score||1160|
SAT Scores you need to get in
What are the SAT requirements for students to be admitted to New York Institute of Technology?
New York Institute of Technology typically requires applicants to be in the top 51 percent of SAT test takers. The school consistently takes SAT composite scores down to 1050 on a 1600 scale, below which admission should be considered a reach. We estimate some students could be accepted with SAT's as low as 940. The estimated average SAT composite for admitted freshman is 1160 out of 1600. The school ranks #48 in New York for highest average SAT composite score. A competitive SAT score is critical as 91 percent of applicants submit SAT scores to the school. Note: SAT scores presented on this page have been adjusted upwards per the College Board's concordance tables for test takers after March 2016.
|SAT Score (1600 scale)||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|1270 and Above||Good||>84%|
|1160 to 1270||Avg +||76%-84%|
|1050 to 1160||Avg -||65%-76%|
|940 to 1050||Reach||52%-65%|
|Less than 940||Low||<52%|
New York Institute of Technology ACT Scores
Applicants Submitting ACT22%
|ACT Test||25th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 25th||21|
|ACT Math 25th||21|
|ACT Composite 25th||22|
|ACT Test||75th Percentile Score|
|ACT Reading 75th||28|
|ACT Math 75th||28|
|ACT Composite 75th||28|
|Average ACT Score||25|
ACT Scores needed to get accepted
What are the ACT requirements for prospective students to get into New York Institute of Technology?
Admission data indicates that New York Institute of Technology regularly accepts students with ACT's of 22 and above. Successful applicants typically send ACT scores in the top 37 percent nationally. We estimate the school accepting minimum ACT composite scores around 19 in some instances. Prospective students submitting an ACT composite of 25 or higher should be in the upper half of applicants - and students with a 28 and above have very competitive chances. The school ranks #37 in New York for highest average ACT composite score. 22 percent of applicants submit ACT scores to New York Institute of Technology.
|ACT Score||Competitiveness||Admission Chances|
|28 and Above||Good||>84%|
|25 to 28||Avg +||76%-84%|
|22 to 25||Avg -||65%-76%|
|19 to 22||Reach||52%-65%|
|Less than 19||Low||<52%|
Avg. High School GPA3.5
Typical High School GradesB+
You will need very good grades in high school to get into New York Institute of Technology. The average high school GPA of the admitted freshman class at New York Institute of Technology was 3.5 on the 4.0 scale indicating that primarily B+ students are accepted and ultimately attend. The school ranks #39 in New York for highest average GPA. If your high school grades are above the average 3.5 GPA, you have a very good chance of being admitted as New York Institute of Technology accepts 76% of all applicants.
|High School GPA||Freshmen Within Range||Competitiveness|
|3.50 to 3.75||30%||Good|
|3.25 to 3.50||28%||Avg +|
|3.00 to 3.25||17%||Reach|
|2.75 to 3.00||5%||Reach|
|2.50 to 2.75||1%||Reach|
|2.25 to 2.50||N/A%||Low|
|2.00 to 2.25||N/A%||Low|
67% of New York Institute of Technology freshman were in the top half of their high school graduating class.
|High School Class Rank||Freshmen Within Range|
|Top 10% of class||12%|
|Top 25% of class||40%|
|Top 50% of class||67%|
|Bottom 50% of class||33%|
|Bottom 25% of class||0%|
|Percent of Admitted Who Enrolled (Admission Yield)||11%||15%||13%|
What are the requirements for admission to New York Institute of Technology and what considerations affect admission decisions?
|High School GPA||Required|
|High School Class Rank||Recommended|
|Completion of College Preparatory Program||Recommended|
|Demonstration of Competencies||Recommended|
|Credit for Life Experiences||Yes|
Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=194091 IPEDS survey data for New York Institute of Technology.
Frequently Asked Questions
91% of students submit their SAT scores to New York Institute of Technology. 22% of applicants send their ACT scores when applying.
76% of those who apply are granted admission to New York Institute of Technology. Admission competition is and the college has difficult admission standards. See if your grades and scores are good enough for admission.
The middle 50% of addmitted applicants have SAT scores between 1050 and 1270. 91% of students submit SAT scores when applying. See if your SAT score is good enough for admission.