NYIT-Vancouver

Introduction
AACSB Accredited

Where better to earn your M.B.A. or Master of Science in Cybersecurity, Energy Management, or Instructional Technology than vibrant Vancouver? Our campus, located in the city center within close proximity to all public amenities, reflects Vancouver’s reputation as a leader of innovation, technology, and sustainability. As one of the most popular travel destinations in the world, Vancouver boasts moderate weather and is consistently ranked among top three cities in the world to live.

When you earn a master’s degree from NYIT-Vancouver, you will also become part of NYIT’s global university. You can choose to start your program in Vancouver and complete it in New York or other global campuses.

NYIT-Vancouver offers the following programs:

  • Energy Management, M.S.
  • Information, Network, and Computer Security, M.S.
  • Instructional Technology, M.S.
  • Master of Business Administration, M.B.A.
  • Master of Business Administration, M.B.A., Finance concentration

Located in the heart of downtown city center, near corporate head offices of finance, banking, mining, service sector, natural resources and IT companies reside, the campus features computer labs, student lounges, and a distance-learning center. Small classes lead to big opportunities for internships, practicums, and mentoring programs at leading commercial and financial institutions in the area.

Our on-campus community includes special-interest clubs, a student advisory board, and an honor society, and organizes a variety of social and recreational activities throughout the year. Right outside and all around is a spectacular coastal city, rich in diversity, alive with the arts and culture, and stunning in its natural beauty.

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Study in New York

Start your degree program in Vancouver and complete it in New York, the flagship campus of NYIT’s Global Exchange program . You can also choose to study at our campus in Abu Dhabi or China. Or you can visit NYIT in New York through our Vancouver-based Study Tours program and discover this great city. Explore new cultures and career paths while you make friends with classmates from around the world.

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Accreditation

New York Institute of Technology is accredited by The Middle States Commission on Higher Education in the United States.

The School of Management is accredited by AACSB International (Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business), a global accreditation that includes all of NYIT's business programs around the world, including Vancouver.

In British Columbia, Canada, NYIT is authorized by the Ministry of Advanced Education and is among British Columbia's EQA-designated Post-Secondary Schools.

NYIT is also listed on the website of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC) as a participant in the off-campus work permit program and is listed on the website of the Canadian Information Centre for International Credentials.

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Career Services

As a bridge between the university and employers, we prepare NYIT-Vancouver students and alumni for the world of work by offering:

  • Personal career advising
  • Training in resume-writing and interview skills
  • Internship and employment opportunities
  • Graduate school preparation and advising
  • Industry-specific workshops and panel presentations
  • Career-oriented field trips to companies
  • Networking events for students, alumni, and industry professionals
  • Active employer databases for career service outreach
  • All the career services opportunities and services offered by NYIT’s main Office of Career Services.

Unlike other universities, NYIT offers these valuable career services to you for life.

This school offers programs in:
  • English (Canada)

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Programs

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Energy Management, M.S.

Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Canada Vancouver

Our hands-on program prepares you for an exciting career in energy and facilities management and security. The far-reaching curriculum includes green buildings, power systems, and environmental issues. [+]

Our hands-on program prepares you for an exciting career in energy and facilities management and security. The far-reaching curriculum includes green buildings, power systems, and environmental issues, including: advanced battery and fuel cell technologies alternative energy environmental audits and monitoring environmental risk assessment facilities operation power plant systems smart grid systems solar energy technology systems engineering and management Complete this program at NYIT-Old Westbury, in Manhattan, in Vancouver, or fully online. Weekend and evening courses are offered. Admission Requirements Hold a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university, within the field of Engineering and/or Science. In special circumstances other majors, including Economics, Management, Architecture or Liberal Arts may be considered with a minimum set of following pre-requisite courses: PHYS-115 Humanity and the Physical Universe (3 credits) ECON-101 Basic Economics (3 credits) IENG-245 Statistical Design I (3 credits) Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.85 (on a 4.0 scale). International students are required to demonstrate English proficiency by submitting minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS) or 88 (TOEFL IBT) for admission. Take the GRE at the discretion of the department. Submit Required Application Materials Once you apply online and pay the application fee, please e-mail the following supporting documents to the Vancouver Admissions Office at vancouverinfo@nyit.edu: Copy of submitted application and application fee. Copy of undergraduate transcripts for all schools attended. Waivers and transfer credits for prior college work will not be awarded without official transcripts and submission of course outlines and descriptions. Copy of college diploma or proof of degree. Copy of IELTS or TOEFL score for international students. Resume or C.V. (1-2) and Statement of Purpose or Letter of Intent are strongly recommended for students applying for the M.B.A. program. Application Deadlines Fall 2016: July 1, 2016 Spring 2017: Nov. 1, 2016 Additional Information for International Students Tuition Deposit International students are required to pay a tuition deposit for the first three credit hours before the issuance of an official letter of acceptance to NYIT-Vancouver's graduate programs. The amount is refundable only if the official proof of a Canadian Study Permit rejection is submitted. Full-time Status International students must maintain their full-time status by taking the minimum required credit hours per semester/year. M.B.A. students must take at least 7.5 credits per term (22.5 credits per year) and M.S.-INCS students must take a minimum of 15 credits each year. Off-Campus and Post-Graduation Work Permits International students at NYIT-Vancouver are eligible for off-campus and post-graduation work permits. Canadian Study Permits Obtain a study permit from the Department of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). This is for applicants who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Receiving a study permit may take a several weeks, so we encourage you to apply in advance. Career Options An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include: Energy auditor Energy manager Environmental manager Facilities manager Renewable energy professional [-]

Instructional Technology, Educators, M.S

Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Canada Vancouver

As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer. [+]

As technology development moves at breakneck speeds, you need to be adept at choosing, using, and applying technology in your elementary and secondary school curricula. Our program gives you the knowledge and hands-on experience to become a master teacher, school or district instructional technology leader, coach, professional developer, or instructional designer. You’ll learn to adapt and apply technology to enhance the teaching of P-12 curriculum for diverse learners. You will also gain theoretical knowledge and leadership perspectives to provide of leadership to guide long-term strategies for technology adoption design and implementation. Upon successful completion of the nationally recognized and NYSED-approved NYIT program, you’ll be eligible for New York State certification as an Educational Technology Specialist and for permanent or professional certification in your initial certification area. An option for non-certified educators and others interested in technology in teaching and learning is also available. Admission Requirements Hold a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). Candidates must be able to demonstrate proficiency in basic uses of classroom technology. In the event that they do not have these skills, program faculty will recommend appropriate prerequisite courses to be taken before beginning the program of study. International students are required to demonstrate English proficiency by submitting minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS) or 88 (TOEFL IBT) for admission. British Columbia Teaching Certificate. (Educators, M.S. only) Submit Required Application Materials Once you apply online and pay the application fee, please e-mail the following supporting documents to the Vancouver Admissions Office at vancouverinfo@nyit.edu: Copy of submitted application and application fee. Copy of undergraduate transcripts for all schools attended. Waivers and transfer credits for prior college work will not be awarded without official transcripts and submission of course outlines and descriptions. Copy of college diploma or proof of degree. Copy of IELTS or TOEFL score for international students. Resume or C.V. (1-2) and Statement of Purpose or Letter of Intent are strongly recommended for students applying for the M.B.A. program. Application Deadlines Fall 2016: July 1, 2016 Spring 2017: Nov. 1, 2016 Additional Information for International Students Tuition Deposit International students are required to pay a tuition deposit for the first three credit hours before the issuance of an official letter of acceptance to NYIT-Vancouver's graduate programs. The amount is refundable only if the official proof of a Canadian Study Permit rejection is submitted. Full-time Status International students must maintain their full-time status by taking the minimum required credit hours per semester/year. M.B.A. students must take at least 7.5 credits per term (22.5 credits per year) and M.S.-INCS students must take a minimum of 15 credits each year. Off-Campus and Post-Graduation Work Permits International students at NYIT-Vancouver are eligible for off-campus and post-graduation work permits. Canadian Study Permits Obtain a study permit from the Department of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). This is for applicants who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Receiving a study permit may take a several weeks, so we encourage you to apply in advance. Career Options An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include: Master teacher, P-12 Multimedia specialist Professional developer Technology mentor and coach Technology lead educator [-]

Instructional Technology, Trainers, M.S.

Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Canada Vancouver

Whether you are beginning a new career or looking to extend your influence and earning power as a technology trainer, we’ll prepare you to anticipate and meet the demands of rapid organizational and technological change within the global marketplace. We’ll also make sure you have a command of key instructional and technological competencies as identified by the American Society for Training and Development. [+]

Whether you are beginning a new career or looking to extend your influence and earning power as a technology trainer, we’ll prepare you to anticipate and meet the demands of rapid organizational and technological change within the global marketplace. We’ll also make sure you have a command of key instructional and technological competencies as identified by the American Society for Training and Development. In our program, you’ll develop knowledge and skills in adult learning theories, instructional design principles, and global training techniques as we enhance your experience in and knowledge of social networking platforms, software and training simulations, collaborative tools, mobile devices, and games to design technology-based training environments. You’ll also learn how to design technology programs to improve communication and collaboration, to boost productivity, and to bridge cultural differences and standardized procedures throughout an organization’s global workforce. Find out how some trainers demonstrate compliance with safety or other industry-specific regulations, while others instruct personnel on the use of new hardware or software adopted by an organization, either in person or via e-learning programs. Admission Requirements Hold a four-year bachelor's degree or its equivalent from an accredited college or university. Have a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale). Candidates must be able to demonstrate proficiency in basic uses of classroom technology. In the event that they do not have these skills, program faculty will recommend appropriate prerequisite courses to be taken before beginning the program of study. International students are required to demonstrate English proficiency by submitting minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS) or 88 (TOEFL IBT) for admission. Submit Required Application Materials Once you apply online and pay the application fee, please e-mail the following supporting documents to the Vancouver Admissions Office at vancouverinfo@nyit.edu: Copy of submitted application and application fee. Copy of undergraduate transcripts for all schools attended. Waivers and transfer credits for prior college work will not be awarded without official transcripts and submission of course outlines and descriptions. Copy of college diploma or proof of degree. Copy of IELTS or TOEFL score for international students. Resume or C.V. (1-2) and Statement of Purpose or Letter of Intent are strongly recommended for students applying for the M.B.A. program. Application Deadlines Fall 2016: July 1, 2016 Spring 2017: Nov. 1, 2016 Additional Information for International Students Tuition Deposit International students are required to pay a tuition deposit for the first three credit hours before the issuance of an official letter of acceptance to NYIT-Vancouver's graduate programs. The amount is refundable only if the official proof of a Canadian Study Permit rejection is submitted. Full-time Status International students must maintain their full-time status by taking the minimum required credit hours per semester/year. M.B.A. students must take at least 7.5 credits per term (22.5 credits per year) and M.S.-INCS students must take a minimum of 15 credits each year. Off-Campus and Post-Graduation Work Permits International students at NYIT-Vancouver are eligible for off-campus and post-graduation work permits. Canadian Study Permits Obtain a study permit from the Department of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). This is for applicants who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Receiving a study permit may take a several weeks, so we encourage you to apply in advance. Career Options An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include: Corporate Consultant e-Learning Specialist Instructional Designer Professional Trainer [-]

Master of Science in Information, Network and Computer Security MS-INCS

Campus Full time 2 years September 2016 Canada Vancouver

In the Master of Science in Information, Network, and Computer Security, you will critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of hostile action, and recover from attacks; design, implement, and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems; oversee the information life cycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures; study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits [+]

In the Master of Science in Information, Network, and Computer Security, you will: critically evaluate various technical/architectural solutions to limit risk, mitigate the effects of hostile action, and recover from attacks design, implement, and maintain software tools to support network security across multiple operating systems oversee the information life cycle of an organization, including planning, acquisition, and implementation of secure infrastructures study algorithm concepts, computer forensics, risk management and legal issues, and intrusion detection and hacker exploits NYIT professors have been awarded several prestigious research grants in the field, in areas including: biometrics conceptual modeling cryptography cyber behavioral authentication genomic computation mobile and cybersecurity swarm intelligence Our 30-credit curriculum also offers a thesis option in which you’ll take six credits relating to thesis courses. This allows you to gain specialization in areas that make you better qualified for specific research and development opportunities. Our Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC) in Old Westbury offers you the opportunity to join research projects in areas such as cybersecurity, health care, and energy. This may lead to your work getting published in peer-reviewed journals and presented at major conferences. You can also join us at the annual Cybersecurity Conference at our Manhattan campus, where we welcome experts from academic, business, and government worldwide. Admission Requirements Hold a four-year bachelor’s degree or its equivalent in computer science, information technology, engineering, math, or a related field from an appropriately accredited college or university. Have a cumulative GPA of at least 2.85 (out of 4.0) or equivalent. Receive a minimum score of 6.5 (IELTS), 88 (TOEFL IBT), or the equivalent for admission. Graduates from North American institutions and other English speaking countries may be exempt from English proficiency testing. Take the GRE at the discretion of the department. Submit Required Application Materials Once you apply online and pay the application fee, please e-mail the following supporting documents to the Vancouver Admissions Office at vancouverinfo@nyit.edu: Copy of submitted application and application fee. Copy of undergraduate transcripts for all schools attended. Waivers and transfer credits for prior college work will not be awarded without official transcripts and submission of course outlines and descriptions. Copy of college diploma or proof of degree. Copy of IELTS or TOEFL score for international students. Resume or C.V. (1-2) and Statement of Purpose or Letter of Intent are strongly recommended for students applying for the M.B.A. program. Application Deadlines Fall 2016: July 1, 2016 Spring 2017: Nov. 1, 2016 Additional Information for International Students Tuition Deposit International students are required to pay a tuition deposit for the first three credit hours before the issuance of an official letter of acceptance to NYIT-Vancouver's graduate programs. The amount is refundable only if the official proof of a Canadian Study Permit rejection is submitted. Full-time Status International students must maintain their full-time status by taking the minimum required credit hours per semester/year. M.B.A. students must take at least 7.5 credits per term (22.5 credits per year) and M.S.-INCS students must take a minimum of 15 credits each year. Off-Campus and Post-Graduation Work Permits International students at NYIT-Vancouver are eligible for off-campus and post-graduation work permits. Canadian Study Permits Obtain a study permit from the Department of Citizenship and Immigration Canada (CIC). This is for applicants who are not Canadian citizens or permanent residents of Canada. Receiving a study permit may take a several weeks, so we encourage you to apply in advance. Career Options An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include: AI scientist Cybersecurity expert IT director Network specialist Research and development expert Software engineer [-]