Computer Science, BA/ Information Systems, MS

Undergraduate Requirements

University Core (44)

(See University Core Curriculum section)

Foundation Requirements

ENG 110Composition

3 credits

ENG 120Critical Writing

4 credits

ENG 201Writing in the Disciplines

3 credits

COM 200Public Speaking

3 credits

CHE/PHY/BIO Lab Science

4 credits

CS 121Computer Programming I

4 credits

two 3-credit courses from the list below

6 credits

CHI (3 Credit) Language Course

3 credits

FRE (3 credits) Language Course

3 credits

ITA (3 credits) Language Course

3 credits

JPN (3 credits) Language Course

3 credits

POR (3 credits) Language Course

3 credits

RUS (3 credits) Language Course

3 credits

SPAN (3 credits) Language Course

3 credits

Areas Of Knowledge AOK (24)

See list on Web & schedule which satisfy AOK Core Areas.

Western Heritage- WH (AOK 2)

Two Courses

World Traditions & Cultures- WTC (AOK3)

Two Courses

Humanistic & Creative Expressions - HCE (AOK 4)

Two Courses

Analysis of Human, Social, and Natural Phenomena - HSN (AOK 5)

Two Courses

Major Courses (34)

(Three credits satisfy the Core requirement in Computing)

CS 121Computer Programming I

4 credits

CS 122Computer Programming II

4 credits

CS 232Computer Organization

4 credits

CS 241Data Structures and Algorithms

4 credits

CS 242Algorithms and Computing Theory

4 credits

CS 271Fundamentals of UNIX and C Programming

2 credits

CS 488Computer Networks and the Internet

4 credits

CS courses numbered 301 or greater

8 credits

Mathematics and Science Courses (20)

(Three credits satisfy the Core requirement in Mathematics and three credits satisfy the Core requirement in Laboratory Science)

CS 113Mathematical Structures for Computer Science

4 credits

MAT 131Calculus I

4 credits

MAT 132Calculus II

4 credits

MAT 234Introduction to Probability and Statistical Analysis

4 credits

CHE/PHY/BIO Lab Science

4 credits

Minor/ Concentration Courses (15-19)

Open Electives (11-15)

Graduate Requirements

Foundation (6)

IS 613Database Management Systems

3 credits

IS 632Business Telecommunications

3 credits

Core Requirements (12)

IS 623Information Systems Design and Development

3 credits

IS 637Information Systems Project and Change Management

3 credits

Two from the following:

IT 603Overview of Information Security

3 credits

IS 620Information Systems and Organizational Strategy

3 credits

IS 639Information Systems Planning and Policy

3 credits

Knowledge Area (9)

MS/IS Knowledge area (database, telecom, management)

Electives (6)

Capstone (3)

IS 692Research Project Seminar

3 credits

* Program changes effective as of Spring 2013*

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