Brooklyn Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
Develop your technological skills. Be in demand. Get ready.
Prepare to join one of the fastest growing fields in the United States with our Department of Mathematics and Computer Science. Graduates from our program master the skills necessary to build strong, successful careers in the job or discipline of their choice.
Take your pick of leading career paths and major in computer information technology, computer science or mathematics. If you prefer sharing your passion for the field with others, consider enrolling in one of our education-based majors: computer science teacher certification or mathematics, secondary education. The choice is yours.
Work closely with our excellent, attentive faculty as they challenge you to deepen your intellectual curiosity and allow you to tailor your computing studies to your specific areas of interest. Get ready to excel in the workforce or in graduate school.
Raymond Castillo ’22
Mathematics and Computer Science Double Major
"The Mathematics and Computer Science Department impacted me in an extremely positive way since the first day I took a computer science class, due to the diligence of the amazing instructors. If you are interested in computer science, I can assure you that this department will not disappoint."
The Mathematics and Computer Science Experience
Degree Options: Consider enhancing your education by adding a minor in computer information technology, computer science or mathematics. We also offer many concentrations to choose from.
Range of Opportunity: Studying in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science prepares graduates for a wide range of jobs, including software engineering, actuary work, web development, biostatistics and teaching.
Experienced Professors: Learn from trained professionals who are experts in their fields.
Learn about our majors and strands
Computer Information Technology Major
What can you do with a degree in CIT?
Computer Information Technology offers students a deep understanding of the way computers store, retrieve, transmit and manipulate information or data.
Computer Science Major
Develop expertise in the exciting area of computer science.
Learn to problem solve by mastering the theory of computation, algorithms, computer system design, and much more.
Computer Science Teacher Certification Major
Change the world with computer science education.
Prepare to teach computer science and inspire a new generation of tech-savvy children.
Immerse yourself in the world of mathematics
Become an expert at advanced mathematical theory and analytical methods while sharpening your critical-thinking skills.
Mathematics Secondary Education Major
Nourish young minds as a mathematics secondary education teacher.
Inspire students to enjoy the complexities of numbers just as much as you do.
Mathematics, Actuary Science Strand
Focus on your future.
Learn the mathematical tools used to serve the insurance industry, while preparing for the first two actuarial exams.
Learn about our minors
Computer Information Technology Minor
Sharpen your understanding of computers.
Master the ins-and-outs of computers and how they work, while learning new problem solving techniques.
Computer Science Minor
Take your career further.
Taking a minor in computer science at our Brooklyn campus can guarantee that you graduate with advanced knowledge of technology.
Get ahead of the competition.
Become proficient at deductive reasoning — a coveted skill in many professions.
Learn about our concentrations and certificates
Mathematics, Area of Concentration for Child Study
Build your already impressive teaching resume.
Share your passion for numbers with students in your future classroom.
Mathematics/Computer Science, Area of Concentration for Child Study
Reach your teaching potential.
Prepare for your future in teaching with a concentration in mathematics and computer science. Make a difference by inspiring generations of tech-savvy students to share your passion for numbers.
Healthcare Information Management Certificate
Pave your way to a fulfilling career path.
Our dedicated professors will teach you the best strategies to acquire, analyze, and protect the digital and traditional medical information necessary for providing top-notch patient care.
Information Technology Applications Certificate
Enhance your education.
Enroll in classes designed to polish your knowledge of the inner workings of computers and other technologies.