24
Students
Suburban setting
Suburban
Setting
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Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Overview

New York Institute of Technology / Department of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences is located in Old Westbury, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS) Clinical nutrition

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 6

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Optional

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

26
Applied
18
Accepted
12
Enrolled
69%

Applying

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

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree or equivalent; minimum undergraduate GPA of 2.85 with satisfactory preparation in science courses
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

24
Total Graduate Students
83%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
16%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 16.67%
Black or African American 4.17%
White or Caucasian 62%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 12.5%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown 4.17%

Gender

Male (8%)
Female (91%)

Faculty

7
Total faculty
Full-time (1)
Part-time (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Diabetes prevention and treatment, college students' health behavior, online education in health sciences, health policy, wellness in underserved populations
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 8000
Old Westbury, NY  11568-8000
United States
Contact Dr. Mindy Haar
Chair
Email: mhaar@nyit.edu
Phone: 516-686-3818
Fax: 516-686-3795