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City College of New York Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

New York, NY

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • African-American/Black Studies
  • Anthropology
  • Architecture
  • Art History, Criticism and Conservation
  • Art Teacher Education
  • Art/Art Studies, General
  • Asian Studies/Civilization
  • Biochemistry
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Biology Teacher Education
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Biomedical Sciences, General
  • Biotechnology
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry Teacher Education
  • Chemistry, General
  • Cinematography and Film/Video Production
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Comparative Literature
  • Computer Science
  • Creative Writing
  • Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
  • Early Childhood Education and Teaching
  • Economics, General
  • Education, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Elementary Education and Teaching
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
  • French Language and Literature
  • Geography
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Graphic Design
  • History, General
  • Intermedia/Multimedia
  • International Relations and Affairs
  • International/Global Studies
  • Jazz/Jazz Studies
  • Jewish/Judaic Studies
  • Latin American Studies
  • Linguistics
  • Mass Communication/Media Studies
  • Mathematics Teacher Education
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Music Performance, General
  • Music Teacher Education
  • Music Theory and Composition
  • Music, General
  • Philosophy
  • Physics Teacher Education
  • Physics, General
  • Political Science and Government, General
  • Pre-Dentistry Studies
  • Pre-Law Studies
  • Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
  • Pre-Veterinary Studies
  • Psychology, General
  • Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General
  • Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
  • Secondary Education and Teaching
  • Social Studies Teacher Education
  • Sociology
  • Spanish Language and Literature
  • Women's Studies
Most Popular Disciplines
Engineering, Psychology, Social sciences
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Cooperative work study program, Student-designed major, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Not reported

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
636
Part-Time Faculty
1,119
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
Not reported
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 13% of classes
10-19 students: 31% of classes
20-29 students: 36% of classes
30-39 students: 17% of classes
40-49 students: 3% of classes
50-99 students: 0% of classes
Over 100 students: 0% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
Not reported

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
2,048,308
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
3000
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, speech disorders services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Science in Education, Master of Arts, Master of Fine Arts, Master of Science, Master of Information Science, Master of Professional Studies, Master of Engineering, Master of Public Administration, Master of Urban Planning

Master's Programs of Study

  • Art History
  • Atmospheric Sciences
  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Education--General
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
  • English as a Second Language
  • Geology
  • Geosciences
  • History
  • Management Information Systems
  • Mathematics
  • Museum Education
  • Museum Studies
  • Physics
  • Public Administration
  • Reading Education
  • Special Education
  • Urban Design
  • Writing

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Biochemistry
  • Biological and Biomedical Sciences--General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Management Information Systems
  • Physics
  • Public Administration

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