New York City College of Technology of the City University of New York requires a minimum of 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.
There is no accelarated degree program at City Tech, but students who wish to save money or graduate early can look into transferring in credits. City Tech accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit. Additionally, City Tech has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.
NOTE: Around 30% of students who start college at City Tech finish the requirements for graduation within six years.
City Tech offers an orientation program before the start of fall classes to prepare new students for college life.
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Reminder: City Tech may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.
City Tech has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.
Students are required to fulfill a language requirement
Students are not required to take a computer class to graduate.
Reminder: Check with City Tech directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.
When choosing a major, City Tech students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at City Tech.
Student Designed Majors
Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed.
City Tech does not require students to complete a senior project.
Double Majoring at City Tech
City Tech does not offer double majors. Students must choose one area of study to focus on.
✅ City Tech offers services for students with disabilities.
Prospective students can contact the college's Office of Accessibility Services to learn more about any support and accomodations offered. These conversations are usually kept confidential and will not be shared with the admissions office if you do not wish to share.
✅ City Tech has distance learning options for students who are interested in taking classes online.
✅ City Tech offers some credit for Advanced Placement (AP) classes taken in high school. Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.
✅ City Tech offers an honors program for highly-qualified applicants, and offers a Freshman Honors College. The Freshman Honors college provides a rich curriculum for highly-motivated first-year students.
🟨 City Tech does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors.
The main library on campus is the Ursula C. Schwerin Library and there are no other libraries on campus.
A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.
City Tech does not have any dual degree programs available for students.
What is ROTC?
The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.
Does City Tech have any ROTC programs?
Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every school. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.
City Tech has a Navy ROTC program.
Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at City Tech include:
•a Navy ROTC branch unit hosted at a cooperating instution off campus
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