Established in 1955, New York Institute of Technology is a non-profit private higher education institution located in the the suburban setting of the small town of Old Westbury (population range: 2,500-9,999 inhabitants), New York. This institution has also branch campuses in the following locations: Manhattan. Officially accredited/recognized by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education, New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) is a large (enrollment range: 10,000-14,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) offers courses and programs leading to officialy recognized higher education degrees such as associate degrees, bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. This 61 years old HE institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 70-80% making this US higher education organization a somewhat selective institution. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment. NYIT also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.