Environmental Science - Associate in Science degree

Graduates of the Associate in Science degree program in Environmental Science are prepared for transfer to a four-year college to complete a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree that is essential for most types of employment in these fields.

Why study Environmental Science at QCC?

  • QCC’s Environmental Science Program offers a strong foundation that will allow easy transfer to a 4-year school.
  • Newly revised courses expose students to modern laboratory equipment and technology used in environmental fields.
  • QCC offers many opportunities for research with faculty mentors.

Learn more about the program, career and transfer opportunities.

Public Health - Associate in Science degree

In collaboration with the Department of Health, Physical Education, and Dance the Department of Biological Sciences and Geology is proud to announce the NYSED approved Associate in Science degree program in Public Health.

Public health is the science of protecting and improving the health of families and communities through promotion of healthy lifestyles, research for disease and injury prevention and detection and control of infectious diseases. Public Health and related fields is among the fastest growing employment areas in NYC and the nation. Public Health is projected to be among the top 10 majors at the 4-year CUNY colleges.

BI 120: Evolution and Man
Caveman as a representation of our evolution over time

Writing Intensive | Fall 2018

Register now!

Class meets: Mondays 10:10 am to 11 am & Thursdays 10:10 am to 12 noon
This is a Writing Intensive (WI) course.

For more information contact Dr. E. Harris (M254) or click on the Biology courses page link below for a description of the course, pre-requisites and a course syllabus.


Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.