46
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Overview

New York Institute of Technology / Department of School Counseling is located in Old Westbury, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
(Advanced Certificate) Bilingual school counseling
Master of Science (MS) School counseling
(Advanced Certificate) Student behavior management

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 15

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE or MAT
Internship, practicum

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

45
Applied
19
Accepted
12
Enrolled
42%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE or MAT
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0; BS or equivalent with academic background in psychology, education, sociology, law, or related behavioral science, or work experience in school, social agency, hospital, criminal justice, or community action program; goal statement; 3 letters of reference; signed candidate statement of understanding
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

46
Total Graduate Students
47%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
52%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 26.09%
Black or African American 13.04%
White or Caucasian 52%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 4.35%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.35%

Gender

Male (15%)
Female (84%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time (3)
Part-time (4)
Male (2)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: School counselor accountability, school counselor-principal relationship, comprehensive school counseling program design and evaluation, cultural competence, college and career readiness
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 8000
Old Westbury, NY  11568-8000
United States
Contact Dr. Carol Dahir
Department Chair
Email: cdahir@nyit.edu
Phone: 516-686-7616
Fax: 516-686-7655