Why New York City?

Fiterman Hall

BMCC is located in the heart of one of the greatest cities in the world.
New York City’s metropolitan area is a hub for technology and research that offers unparalleled cultural, artistic, and educational opportunities. The city is much more than an abundance of parks, museums, educational institutions, music venues, theater, and restaurants. It attracts dynamic, diverse people from all backgrounds. If you want to be part of a talented, energetic, and inspiring community, NYC is the place to be.

BMCC Offers a Strong Scientific Community

BMCC is New York City’s largest community college in the network of 24 units comprising the City University of New York (CUNY), with more than 26, 000 diverse undergraduate students from around the world. BMCC has a sound history in providing a foundation for achievement and lifelong learning, especially in STEM fields.

During the academic year and throughout the summer months, BMCC has a full-time research program that supports faculty-mentored student research and scholarly inquiry in state-of-the-art biotechnology laboratories.

Student Research Programs

Student research is supported by a rich variety of programs, including:

BMCC students also present their research at internal and external conferences.

REU students will have opportunities to meet, interact, and exchange ideas with research students at BMCC and from other REU programs throughout the New York City area who engage in dynamic research in all STEM disciplines.

Office of Sponsored Programs
Fiterman Hall, Suite 1230
245 Greenwich Street,
New York, NY 10007
212 220-8010

Borough of Manhattan Community College
Office of Sponsored Programs
199 Chambers Street
New York, NY 10007

Monday – Friday
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.