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Bridge to Applied Urban Science and Informatics

A pathway for individuals without a STEM background to a graduate degree in applied urban science and informatics and a career in an in-demand field.

Experts in applied urban science and informatics have the technical skills to solve the most pressing issues facing cities and urban communities. Private firms and public agencies alike leverage specialists in this arena to improve city services, create smart urban infrastructures, decrease crime and environmental pollution, and inspire citizens to improve their quality of life.


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Pathway to a Master’s in Applied Urban Science and Informatics

The NYU Tandon Bridge Program is your pathway to pursuing an Applied Urban Science and Informatics Master's Degree  at NYU Tandon and a career in this essential field.

The M.S. in Applied Urban Science and Informatics at the NYU Center for Urban Science & Progress (CUSP) is a two year, 30-credit program, offered on-campus, online, or blended. Its intensive curriculum immerses students in data analytics and big data, as well as a broad spectrum of urban policy and planning domains. Through hands-on projects, you will learn how to conduct data-driven research as well as analyze and communicate about data in ways that drive social impact and effect real change.

The NYU Tandon Bridge program starts every winter (January), spring (April), and summer (July). Bridge students who wish to apply for a masters degree must submit an M.S. application. For more information please see our Applying to a Master’s Degree from Bridge webpage.


NYU Tandon Bridge Program Topics

  • Fundamentals of system hardware
  • Number Systems
  • Compilation and Execution process
  • Data types and Expressions
  • Branching Statements
  • Iterative Statements
  • Intro to algorithm analysis and Order of growth
  • Coding functions, Abstraction and Runtime stack
  • Arrays
  • Strings
  • Pointers and Dynamic allocation
  • Logic
  • Proofs
  • Sets
  • Mathematical Functions
  • Introduction to Counting
  • Discrete Probability
  • Induction
  • Recursion
  • Searching and Sorting
  • Object Oriented Programming Concepts
  • File Processing
  • Linked Lists
  • Stacks and Queues
  • Trees and Binary Search Trees
  • Intro to OS Concepts
  • Processes & Threads
  • Thread concurrency and deadlocks
  • Memory Management
  • Introduction to Networking
  • Overview of OSI/RM
  • Physical layout of networks
  • Application Layer, Network Layer and Transport Layer

Upcoming Deadlines

Semester

Course
Duration

Course
Start Date

Defer/
Withdraw 
Deadline

Course
End Date

Next NYU
Tandon
Masters

Winter 2021

17-Week

1/4/2021

2/1/2021

4/30/2021

Online &
On-Campus:
Fall 2021

Winter 2021

24-Week

1/4/2021

2/1/2021

6/18/2021

Online &
On-Campus:
Fall 2021

Spring 2021

24-Week

3/29/2021

4/26/2021

9/10/2021

Online &
On-Campus:
Spring 2022

Summer 2021

17-Week

7/5/2021

8/2/2021

10/29/2021

Online &
On-Campus:
Spring 2022

Summer 2021

24-Week

7/5/2021

8/2/2021

12/17/2021

Online &
On-Campus:
Spring 2022

 

The M.S. in Applied Urban Science and Informatics at NYU Tandon is a two-year, 30-credit program, offered on-campus, online, or blended.

 

How to Apply to Bridge

 

Questions?

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