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    Degree offered: Bachelor of Science  

    Minor offered: Computer Science 

    The Computer Science major is designed to give students a solid foundation in computer programming concepts, networks, database systems and analysis of information technology. Knowledge gained from this study prepares students for a variety of career paths including systems development, web development, technology management, teaching, robotics and graduate studies. By choosing associated electives, students create a major which reflects their intellectual and vocational interests.

     



    Requirements for a B.S. in Computer Science

    Courses
    See course descriptions for prerequisites and co-requisites   
    Credits
       
    Students must complete the core requirements for the Bachelor of Science degree in addition to the major requirements listed below.  
       
    Major Requirements  
    CIS 150 Programming in C/C++ 3*
    CIS 160 Object-Oriented Programming 3*
    CIS 200 Data Structures 3*
    CIS 210 Assembly Language 3*
    CIS 230 Operating Systems 3*
    CIS 234 Database Management Systems 3*
    CIS 252 Programming in Java 3*
    CIS 316 Networks and Database Communications 3*
    CIS 350 Advanced Data Structures 3*
    CIS 479 CORE: Capstone Seminar 3*
    CIS Electives (not CIS 105, 106, 107, 185, 203, 479) 12*
    MTH 145 Discrete Mathematics 3*
    MTH 240 Calculus I 4*
       
    Total Credits Required
    *used to calculate major GPA
    49

     


    Requirements for a Minor in Computer Science

    Courses
    See course descriptions for prerequisites and co-requisites   
    Credits
       
    CIS 150 Programming in C/C++ 3
    CIS 234 Database Management Systems 3
    CIS 316 Networks and Data Communications 3
    CIS Electives (not CIS 105, 106, 107, 185, 203, 479) 9
       
    Total Credits Required 18

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