Computer Information Systems (A.A.S.)

students using laptop computers

Program Coordinator: Professor Colin Persaud, cpersaud@bmcc.cuny.edu

The Associate of Applied Sciences (A.A.S.) in Computer Information Systems focuses on the application of computers in a business environment with an emphasis on the analysis and design of business information systems. Upon successful completion of this program, graduates can either enter the workforce in entry-level positions or transfer to senior colleges, including New York City College of Technology and CUNY School of Professional Studies, to continue their undergraduate education.

Explore Careers

BMCC is committed to  students’ long-term success and will help you explore professional opportunities. Undecided? No problem. The college offers Career Coach for salary and employment information, job postings and a self-discovery assessment to help students find their academic and career paths. Visit Career Express to make an appointment with an advisor, search for jobs or sign-up for professional development activities with the Center for Career Development. Students can also visit the Office of Internships and Experiential Learning to gain real world experience in preparation for a four-year degree and beyond. These opportunities are available to help BMCC students build a foundation for future success.

Transfer Options

BMCC has articulation agreements with several four year colleges to allow you to seamlessly continue your education there.

These suggested careers may require bachelor's or higher degrees.

Make an appointment at the Academic Advisement and Transfer Center.

Related Communities

Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM)


Required Common Core

6 CRS
English Composition

Mathematical and Quantitative Reasoning

OR

OR

Precalculus

OR

Life and Physical Sciences

General Astronomy

OR

General Physics
14 CRS
Total Required Common Core

Flexible Core

Choose 3 credits from 1 of the following areas:

3 CRS
Creative Expression
3 CRS
Individual and Society
3 CRS
U.S. Experience in its Diversity
3 CRS
World Cultures and Global Issues
Scientific World
AND
OR

Curriculum Requirements

Web Programming I
Database Systems I
UNIX
Web Programming II
Database Systems II
Computer Programming II
6 CRS
XXX XXX
Program Electives1
3 CRS, 3. HRS
XXX XXX
Electives2
36 CRS
Total Curriculum Credits
60 CRS
Total Program Credits

Notes

Please note, these requirements are effective the 2020-2021 catalog year. Please check your DegreeWorks account for your specific degree requirements as when you began at BMCC will determine your program requirements.

Footnotes:

  1. Choose from GIS 101, GIS 201, CIS 359, CIS 362, CIS 364, CIS 459, and CIS 490.
  2. Choose any ACC, BUS, CIS, CSC, GIS, or MMP course except CIS 100.

Computer Information Systems Dept.

Fiterman Hall, Room F-0930
New York, NY 10007
Phone: (212) 220-1476

Office Hours:
Monday-Friday
9 a.m.-5 p.m