Computer Network Technology (A.A.S.)

Program Coordinator: Professor Chigurupati Rani, csrani@bmcc.cuny.edu

The Associate of Applied Sciences (A.A.S.) in Computer Network Technology prepares students to operate sophisticated, state-ofthe-art computer equipment. Students are also given in-depth instruction in JCL, telecommunications networks, and operating systems concepts. Upon successful completion of this program, graduates can choose to enter the workforce in entry-level positions or transfer to senior colleges, including New York City College of Technology’s B. Tech program in Computer Systems or Mercy College’s B.S. in Cybersecurity.

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
English Composition
Mathematical and Quantitative Reasoning
4
MAT 150
Introduction to Statistics
OR
4
MAT 200
Introduction to Discrete Mathematics
OR
4
MAT 206
Precalculus
OR
4
MAT 301
Analytic Geometry and Calculus I
Life and Physical Sciences
4
AST 110
General Astronomy
OR
4
PHY 110
General Physics
14
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

Computer Software
UNIX
Network Security
6
XXX xxx
Program Electives1
6
XXX xxx
Electives2
36
Total Curriculum Credits
60
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 from ACC, BUS, CIS, CSC, GIS or MMP courses, 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