Degree Programs

The department of Engineering Technology is home to all the technology programs and offers nine curriculums.

*The Computer Engineering Technology, Electronic Engineering Technology, and the Mechanical Engineering Technology programs are accredited by Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission of ABET (ETAC of ABET). Additional information on ETAC of ABET can be found at http://www.abet.org/.

A.A.S. Architectural Technology

The application of architectural technology to construction and building design. Architectural Technology functions as a link between architect and construction personnel.

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A.A.S. Computer Engineering Technology

Covers the details of hardware systems and how to build and test, analyze and new design analog and digital electronics. Topics also include, digital electronics, computer programming, and control systems.

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A.A.S. Electronic Engineering Technology

The details of hardware and software systems and getting them to work together. Topics include electrical circuits, semiconductors, and embedded systems.

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A.A.S. Mechanical Engineering Technology

Apply engineering principles to create of useful machinery or products. Topics include Computer Aided Design (CAD) software, computer-aided manufacturing (CAM), computer numerically controlled (CNC) machining.

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A.A.S. Internet and Information Technology

Combines learning of technology, art, music, and writing. Gain valuable skills in communications, programming, artistic layout and design, and animation.

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A.A.S. Telecommunication Technology

Knowledge to solved problems involving the transmission of voice, video and data over a telecommunication network.

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A.S. Engineering Science

Math and science-based program providing the foundation for transfer with advanced standing to a bachelor’s degree program in Engineering.

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Dual / Joint Degree Programs

A.S. [Queensborough] / B.S. [John Jay]

Computer Science and Information Security major prepare students for programs that rely on computing and quantitative methods, especially in areas related to digital forensics and cybersecurity.

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After Graduation

Holders of the A.A.S. degree may choose to continue their studies (without loss of credits) in a Bachelor of Engineering Technology program. Most graduates transfer into Bachelor of Engineering Technology (BET) programs at either private or public four year colleges, including:

Farmingdale Technical College / SUNY

State College at Utica/Rome / SUNY

New York City Technical College / CUNY

New York Institute of Technology

New Jersey Institute of Technology

DeVry Institute of Technology

York College CUNY

Graduating engineering technicians from the Computer, Electronic, Telecommunication or Internet Engineering Technology programs are widely sought after by industry. They have an excellent record in finding employment and enjoy relatively high starting salaries. Graduates are employed in such diverse positions as computer technician, technical sales representative, electrical designer, electronic technician, research technician, technical writer, and field or customer engineer.

Current and past graduates are employed in many companies in the New York area, including: Airborne Instruments Laboratory, Bell Telephone Laboratories, Consolidated Edison Company

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center
Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

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

Queensborough Performing Arts Center
QPAC: Performing Arts Center

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 Gallery
QCC Art Gallery

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.