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Computer Science, B.S. – Big Data Management & Analytics

Gain the technological and analytical skills you'll need to become a highly sought-after computer science professional trained to handle big data.

What You’ll Learn

The Computer Science, B.S. program with a concentration in Big Data Management & Analytics is a joint effort between IBM and New York Tech that will prepare you for a role understanding and managing one of the world’s most important assets—big data.

You’ll study a variety of topics such as data collection, data organization, information retrieval, and data mining. You’ll also complete lab exercises that use IBM InfoSphere BigInsights and IBM INfoSphere Streams.

See our Educational Objectives and Student Outcomes for more information.

Career Options

  • Big Data Developer/Engineer
  • Computer Engineer
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Data Analyst/Architect
  • Database Administrator
  • Interface Designer
  • Software Development Engineer
  • Systems Analyst
Nicholas Cariello (B.S. ‘18, M.S. ‘19)

Cyber Engineer

After completing the accelerated 5-year B.S./M.S. degree program, Nick was offered a full-time position as a cybersecurity engineer at IBM.

Jimmy Marsanico (B.S. ’12)


Now an enterprise product manager at Bloomberg L.P., Jimmy has his sights set on starting his own company one day.

Constanza Cabrera (B.S. ‘18)


A summer internship at IBM provided Constanza with the opportunity to put her skills to the test and learn how to excel in a professional environment.


Exceptional experiences.
Outstanding outcomes.




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The Computer Science, B.S. program at the Long Island and New York City campuses is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.

How You’ll Succeed

Upon graduation, you will have the skills to be creative, inquisitive, analytical, and detail-oriented while developing computer applications in a number of frameworks. You’ll also stand out to employers thanks to your opportunities to participate in research projects in areas such as cybersecurity, health care, and energy, have your work published in peer-reviewed journals, and present at major conferences.

For those interested in even greater career preparation, the Accelerated M.S. Options program offers you the opportunity to earn both a B.S. in Computer Science and an M.S. in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, or Data Science in just five years.

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The Computer Science, B.S. program at the Long Island and New York City campuses is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission (CAC) of ABET.

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