The online application for 2020-21 is now open. To start, or continue, the application process, read the material in the links to the left carefully, and then click on the "Start Application" button below to open the online application. Brooklyn College is an integral part of the civic, urban, and artistic energy of New York and uses the entire city as a living classroom that broadens our students' understanding of the world around them. Course Overview. This degree provides an opportunity to develop your own research expertise in an interdisciplinary department. Our staff are involved with research centres and groups looking at everything from Social Futures and Inequalities to Disability, Mobilities and Migration, and the Political Economy.