Program Details

Computer Science, Bachelor of Science

120 credits

This program focuses on the design and development of software systems with an emphasis on the creation of new technology. Students will build a framework of conceptual knowledge and practical skills through core computer science courses. A broad selection of electives offers the opportunity to delve into several of the application areas of Computer Science. Auxiliary courses in mathematics and science develop additional analytical skills necessary for success in the many computing specialties graduates typically choose.

Degree Requirements


CS 2010 Computing Fundamentals (TECO) 3
CS 2220 Computer Hardware 3
CS 2370 Introduction to Programming 4
CS 2381 Data Structures and Intermediate Programming 4
CS 2470 Systems Programming in C/C++ 2
CS 3221 Algorithm Analysis 4
CS 3600 Database Management Systems 4
CS 3720 Systems Analysis and Design 3
CS 3780 Introduction to Computational Theory 3
CS 4140 Software Engineering 3
CS 4250 Computer Architecture 3
CS 4310 Operating Systems 3
CS 4520 CyberEthics (DICO) (INCO) (WRCO) 3
CS 4760 Senior Project 3
Computer Science Major electives - complete two of the following: 6
CS 3015 Mobile Application Development
CS 3020 Web Programming
CS 3030 Advanced Web Programming
CS 3240 Data Communication and Computer Networks
CS 3500 Introduction to Artificial Intelligence
CS 3700 Computer Graphics
CS 3820 Human-Computer Interaction
CS 4220 System Administration
CS 4400 Computer Networks and Protocols
CS 4420 Computer Security
CS 4920 Computer Science Internship (maximum of three credits)
MA 2250 Mathematics for Computer Scientists (MATH) 3
MA 2300 Statistics I (QRCO) 3
Calculus - complete one sequence (MA 2490-2500) or (MA 2550-2560): 8
MA 2490 Applied Calculus I (MATH)
MA 2500 Applied Calculus II (QRCO)
MA 2550 Calculus I (MATH)
MA 2560 Calculus II (QRCO)
Science course with Laboratory [not BIDI/CHDI/ESDI/MTDI/PHDI] 4
General Education:
EN 1200 Composition 3
IS 1111 The First Year Seminar: Critical Thinking and the Nature of Inquiry 3
CTDI Creative Thought Directions 6
PPDI Past and Present Directiond 6
SIDI Scientific Inquiry Directions 6-8
SSDI Self and Society Directions 6
GACO Global Awareness Connection 3
WECO Wellness Connection 3
Electives 15-13

*All course information is from the 2015-2016 Catalog.