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ALL COMPUTER SCIENCE MAJORS MUST:
  •   Complete the Computer Science Major Core Courses.
  •   Choose and complete one of the following two areas of Emphasis:
      1) Applications Emphasis
      2) Mathematics Emphasis
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  •   Complete the University Core Requirement.
  •   Minimum of 120 total credits (must be valid for counting toward graduation).
Number Name Credit  Semester Grade Prerequisites

Computer Science MAJOR CORE COURSES (Required for both Computer Science Emphasis Areas)

CSC-158 Computer Programming I 3            MAT-110
CSC-159 Computer Programming II 3            CSC-158
CSC-254 Data Structures 3            CSC-159
CSC-353 Computer Org. & Assembly 3            CSC-254
CSC-354 Data Base Management 3            CSC-254
CSC-356 Visual Programming 3            CSC-159
CSC-453 Compiler Construction 3            CSC-254
CSC-454 Software Engineering 3            CSC-254

EMPHASIS AREAS

APPLICATIONS EMPHASIS-- Subtotal: 55 credits

  I.   Major Computer Science courses (39 credits)
Take all of the following courses

Computer Science Core Courses--see above

24             
CSC-151 Computer Applications 3            MAT-098
CSC-201 Web Programming 3            CSC-158
CSC-202 Intro. Computer Animation 3            CSC-159
Two 300 or higher level CSC Electives*   6             
  II.   Other required courses (13 credits)
MAT-120 Calculus for Social Sciences 4            MAT-117
MAT-213 Discrete Math 3            MAT-117 or higher
ART-102* Intro Computer/ Digital Art 3             
ECO-201 or 202 Macro/ Microeconomics 3             
  III.  Language/ Computer Science Requirement
Satisfied by CSC-158 & CSC-159 (part of CSC core)
  IV.   Academic Enrichment Requirement (Total: 3 credits)
Take one of the following
CSC-498 Topics in Computer Science I 3            CSC Seniors
CSC-499 Topics in Computer Science II 3            CSC Seniors


MATH EMPHASIS-- Subtotal: 54 credits

  I.   Major Computer Science courses (33 credits)
Take all of the following courses

Computer Science Core Courses--see above

24             
One 200 level CSC Elective   3             
Two 300 or higher level CSC Electives   6             
  II.   Minor Emphasis- Official General Math Minor is Required for Math Emphasis (18 credits)
Take all of the following four (4) courses- Subtotal: 15 credits
MAT-121 Calculus I 4            MAT-111 or placement
MAT-122 Calculus II 4            MAT-121
MAT-221 Calculus III 4            MAT-122
MAT-213 Discrete Math 3            MAT-117 or higher
Choose one (1) Elective from the list below- Subtotal: 3 credits
MAT-214 Linear Algebra 3            MAT-122
MAT-222 Differential Equations 3            MAT-221
MAT-313 Numerical Methods 3            MAT-122 and CSC-158
MAT-341 Math. Statistics I 3            Co-requisite MAT-221
MAT-342 Math. Statistics II 3            Co-requisite MAT-341
  III.  Language/ Computer Science Requirement
Satisfied by CSC-158 & CSC-159 (part of CSC core)
  IV.   Academic Enrichment Requirement (Total: 3 credits)
Take one of the following
CSC-498 Topics in Computer Science I 3**            CSC Seniors
CSC-499 Topics in Computer Science II 3            CSC Seniors


Other Requirements for earning a B.S. degree in Computer Science:
NOTE:

* The Math/ CSC Department may approve other application-emphasized computer classes if deemed appropriate for the CSC Applications Emphasis.

Please consult with the Department Chair/ Computer Science Coordinator for any updates that may not yet be reflected on this page. Last Updated Updated 03/05/2013

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