Accreditation and Awards


New York University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education. See the University's accreditation webpage.

Our Master’s and Graduate Certificate programs are registered by the New York State Education Department.


NYU Tandon Online

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Ranked #2 "Best Online Graduate Computer Information Technology Program" by U.S. News & World Report.

Ranked “Best Online Graduate Engineering Program” by U.S. News and World Report.

In 2017, NYU Tandon Online was ranked #11 in Best Online Graduate Engineering Programs for Veterans by U.S. News & World Report. Ranking

Ranked as 2015 & 2016 Best Online Programs for Master’s in Engineering by


Online School Center Ranking

Ranked in The 30 Most Technologically Savvy Online Schools for 2015 by Online Schools Center.


NYU Tandon School of Engineering

Ranking of NYU Tandon Online US News

Ranked “Best Engineering School” by US News & World Report.


New York University

Ranking of Tandon School of Engineering on US News

Highly ranked nationally, NYU features at #30 in the latest report by US News.


Ranking of New York University on QS

QS World University ranks NYU #52nd globally with 5 stars for excellence.


Sloan-C Award

Sloan-C names NYU Tandon School of Engineering's Cyber Security Virtual Master's Program as the Nation's "Outstanding Online Program."


Online Learning Consortium Award

The New York University Tandon School of Engineering, which grants online graduate and immersion certificates and master's degrees in more than a dozen fields, is the 2015 recipient of the Ralph E. Gomory Award for Quality Online Education from the Online Learning Consortium (formerly known as the Sloan Consortium). 



Vice Dean Emeritus; also a Fellow of the Online Learning Consortium and Council Member of the Chongqing (China) International Exchange Association.

A. Frank Mayadas Online Learning Leadership Award, the highest honor given to an individual in digital education.

Under his leadership, NYU Tandon School of Engineering won the OLC Award for Outstanding Online Program in 2011 and the Gomory prize in 2015.

NYU Tandon School of Engineering (formerly NYU Polytechnic School of Engineering) is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education and New York State to award masters and advance certificate degrees.