Majors, Minors and Concentrations Details

B.S. degree program in computer science
HEGIS code 0701
NYS SED program code 01991

Program/Department Advisers

Name
Title
Phone
Email
Office Hours
Augenstein, Moshe Undergraduate CLAS Deputy Chair 718-951-5000 x2041 2122 Ingersoll Hall augenstein @ brooklyn.cuny.edu  
THURM, JOSEPH Deputy Chairperson, SGS 718-951-5657 2109 Ingersoll Hall thurm @ sci.brooklyn.cuny.edu Call the CIS office @ 718.951.5657

 

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Department requirements (54-57 credits)
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A student excused, without credit, from a course may not take the course for credit later, except with permission of the chairperson.

The department chair, with the approval of the chair of the department's undergraduate curriculum committee, may allow substitutions for one or more of these requirements consistent with the educational goals of the program.

Computer and Information Science 1110 or 1180.

All of the following: Computer and Information Science 2210, 3110, 3120, 3140, 3130, 3320, 3150, 3310, 3220 or 3230; 4900 or 5001.

Students who have enrolled in Computer and Information Science 27 before Spring 2008 may substitute completion of that course for Computer and Information Science 3310. Students who enrolled in Computer and Information Science 1341 before Spring 2008, but who did not complete Computer and Information Science 3305, must complete Computer and Information Science 3305 or 3310 to meet the requirements of the program.

Computer and Information Science 2820W or Philosophy 3318W.
Two additional courses in Computer and Information Science chosen from courses numbered between 3000 and 4899
Mathematics 1201 and 1206, or 3.20 and 4.20 and 1211.

Mathematics 2501 or 3501.

Transfer students who receive credit for Mathematics 3.20 and 4.20 are required to take Mathematics 1211 and either 2501 or 3501 to satisfy the mathematics requirement for the B.S. degree in Computer Science.

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Additional requirements for a B.S. degree
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Candidates for a B.S. degree with a major in computer science (including computational mathematics and multimedia computing) must complete at least 60 credits in science and mathematics; 24 of these 60 credits must be completed in advanced courses numbered 2000 and above in the Department of Computer and Information Science. For the B.S. degree in computational mathematics, these 24 credits must be in the Department of Computer and Information Science and/or the Department of Mathematics. These 24 credits must be completed at Brooklyn College with a grade of C or higher in each course. Specific course requirements for B.S. degrees in the department are described above. The following courses may be applied toward the 60 credits in science and mathematics:
A) All courses in the departments of biology, chemistry, computer and information science, earth and environmental sciences, mathematics, physics, and psychology.
B) Courses marked with a number sign (#) in the Department of Health and Nutrition Sciences.
C) Anthropology and Archaeology 2200, 3199, 3230, 3240, 3250, 3260, 3265, 3266, 3425, 3440, 3470 and 4665.
Core Studies [5, 5.1, 5.2, 7.1, 7.2, 8.1 and 8.2].
Core Curriculum [1300 through 1399.]
Math 1311, Biology 1010, Chemistry 1007, Physics 1331, Earth and Environmental Sciences 1010.
Core Curriculum 3301 through 3399.
Economics 3400, 3410, 4410, 4422.
Philosophy 3203, 3204, 3231, 3232, 3422, 3423, 3601, 3605, and 3610.
Kinesiology 3023, 3271, 3275, 3281, 3285, 4229, 4251.
Sociology 2701.

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