Degree or Program Details

Computer Science Major

This major combines courses in practical programming, computer architecture, networking and algorithm design/analysis with an appropriate background in mathematics and theory of computing. Included are classes covering the latest technologies such as robotics and internet applications. This major provides the foundation for a rewarding and productive career in industry as well as strong preparation for graduate school.

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Total Credits Required for Degree 124

Liberal Studies 30-40
Health Promotion Requirements 2

Required Courses in Major 51
Computer Science Core 43
Computer Information Systems, Computer Science and Mathematics Electives 8
Choose from the following: 
CS courses numbered 300 or higher, excluding those with middle digit "5". (1-8 cr.) 
MA courses numbered 265 or higher except MA 271, MA 331, MA 484 and math courses with middle digit "5". (1-8 cr.) 

Other Required Courses (Mathematics)* 19-20
Choose from the following: 3-4
     MA 380 Linear Programming (3 cr.)
     MA 473 Numerical Analysis (4 cr.)

Minor* 20

*Other Required Courses (Mathematics) above may be declared as a mathematics minor.