Computer and Information Science

If computing is your life and you would like to make it your livelihood, consider this: Brooklyn College’s Department of Computer and Information Science is one of the largest in metropolitan New York. Our full-time faculty consists of 25 professors, and our facilities and equipment are among the best in the city. On-campus computer hubs house more than 1,000 PCs and Macs for your use, and wireless internet connections are available at many locations. You’ll have your pick of opportunities in ever-evolving fields relevant to industrial or academic careers, such as robotics, software engineering, computing education, parallel and distributed computing, information systems, and bioinformatics. The department offers master’s degrees in computer science, health informatics, and information systems, and is an active participant in the PIMA-M.F.A. program.


Contact Us

Computer and Information Science
2109 Ingersoll Hall
Brooklyn College
2900 Bedford Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11210

P: 718.951.5657
F: 718.951.4842

Department Chair

Yedidyah Langsam

Undergraduate Program Information

Consult a deputy chair for undergraduate program advice.

CLAS (Day) Deputy Chair
Professor Ira Rudowsky

SGS (Evening) Deputy Chair
Associate Professor Joseph Thurm

Graduate Program Information

Consult the deputy chair for graduate program advice.

Graduate Deputy Chair
Professor James L. Cox



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Overtally Policy

The CIS Department does not give overtallies. If you are closed out of a course, find another section or keep watching registration to see if someone drops the class.

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