Touro College Graduate School of Technology

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https://gst.touro.edu/

College Profile

The Touro College Graduate School of Technology (Touro College GST) welcomes all international and domestic graduate candidates.  The Touro College and University System is a non-profit educational institution serving a population of over 19,000 students in four countries.  Touro College of New York City is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.

The mission of Touro College GST is to educate tomorrow’s technology leaders today, through cutting-edge programs that position students for frontline opportunities in the technology marketplace.

Touro College GST offers three industry-driven STEM Master’s degrees:

  • Master of Science in Information Systems (MSIS), with concentrations in Database Systems, Network Administration and Security, Technology Leadership, and Web Application Development.
  • Master of Arts in Web and Multimedia Design (WMM) including Web and App Development, UX/UI, Game Design, FX, Front-End Development, and Programming.
  • Master of Science in Instructional Technology (ITP), with a Teacher Certification track and a Corporate Technology Trainer track.

Touro College GST features:

  • A diverse student body from over 20 countries
  • One of the “Best 100 Schools for Your Money 2017” according to Time.com
  • A brand new West 31st Street campus in Midtown Manhattan, just steps to major train, express bus, and express subway lines, meaning our students can live anywhere in the five boroughs of NYC or Northern New Jersey
  • Industry-driven technology degrees of 33 credits, with all programs STEM approved
  • No GRE required! Liberal Arts & Fine Arts BA grads may also join our programs with only one semester of pre-requisite courses provided by Touro College GST (3 to 9 credits)
  • Affordable tuition, among the lowest in the U.S. for a tech Master’s degree—about $13,250 in full-time tuition per year
  • Excellent career options: WMM—UX/UI Designer, 3D Animator, Branding Specialist, Web Designer, Mobile App Development, MSIS—Database Systems, Network Administration and Security, Technology Leadership/Project Management, Web and Application Development, ITP—Corporate Trainer
  • 97 percent of our graduates are employed, in an industry with a median salary of $85,000 US

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Programs We Offer  

 

Graduate Information Systems (MS)

Major – Network Administration and Security

Graduate Information Systems (MS)

Major – Database Systems

Graduate Information Systems (MS)

Major – Project Management

Graduate Information Systems (MS)

Major – Web and Application Development

Graduate Web and Multimedia Design (MA)
Graduate Instructional Technology (MS)

Major: Teacher Certification K-12

Graduate Instructional Technology (MS)

Major: Corporate Trainer



Institution Demographics

 

  • Graduate enrollment:  200
  • International Student Enrollment: graduate 90
  • Male 80%, Female 20%
  • Faculty-student ratio: 12 to 1
  • Faculty: Full-Time ­­­­_11___, Part-Time _25___
  • Number of countries represented on campus: 20
  • Top five countries represented on campus: 
India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Turkey, China


English as a Second Language Program and Services

Does your institution provide courses of English as a Second Language to admitted students?

Yes, the optional non-credit course “Strengthening Writing and Reading Skills”

At the Graduate Writing Center, students can work on and improve their professional writing for cover letters and resumes, application letters, recommendation letters, and professional thank you or follow-up letters.

For More Info: Contact  https://www.touro.edu/departments/writing-center/



International Student Housing Options

Touro College does not have its own dormitories but can offer advice to admitted students on how to find affordable housing.  Students may live anywhere in the greater New York City area and commute to school.  For newly-arriving students we can book a student single for arrival for up to 30 days.  International students may refer to the international handbook for housing recommendations at

https://www.touro.edu/media/touro-college/pdf/international/international_student_handbook_2018-2019.pdf.

For more information: +1.212.463.0400 x55319 or info.gst@touro.edu

 



First Year, Transfer, and Graduate Students

First Year, Transfer, and Graduate Students       

 

https://gst.touro.edu/admissions/index.php

 



Visa Information

Touro College will issue forms I-20 to allow admitted international students to apply for an F-1 Student visa.



Cost of Attendance and Financial Assistance for International Students

Application Fee: $50;  Administrative Fee: $100 per semester; Technology Fee: $100 per semester

Fall 2018 – Spring 2019

Information
Systems
Web and
Multimedia Design
Instructional
Technology
Tuition
(Per Credit)
$747 $747 $563
Required Credits * 33 33 33
Estimated Degree Total $24,651 $24,651 $18,579

 

Additional Info: https://gst.touro.edu/admissions/tuition.php

 

 

 



Financial Aid

Financial aid is not available to international students.  A limited number of merit-based scholarships are available as are a limited number of graduate assistantships.

http://gst.touro.edu/admissions/financial-aid.php



Student Activities and Campus Life

  1. Computer labs equipped with latest technology including Windows and Mac systems.
  2. Student lounges
  3. Computer clubs
  4. International student activity program
  5. GST alumni association