Dec 09, 2023  
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer and Information Sciences (BA Degree)

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A major in Computer and Information Sciences  consists of 66 hours and does not require a minor.

Computer and Information Sciences (66 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (48-49 hours)

Liberal Arts Core (48-49 hours)

* Portfolio

The purpose of CSCI 496 Senior Portfolio Review  is to determine if the student has the appropriate course depth in introductory CSCI coursework to begin his/her senior project series. The BA student shall create a portfolio that must include: (1) at least three papers on ethical, legal, or social issues in computing, (2) at least four programs (one from each of CSCI 315 , CSCI 325 , CSCI 332 , and CSCI 333 ), and (3) at least two presentations. In the case where courses were transferred and programs are no longer available, the faculty may ask for material from other classes.

Major Electives (23 hours)

  • At least 8 hours of CSCI electives at the 300/400 level are required. 
  • The additional 15 hours may come from any courses at the 300 level or above from the following categories:
    • CSCI
    • ACCT
    • BUSI (except BUSI 314 )
    • ECON
    • MGMT 
    • MRKT 
    • or the following ART courses: ART 216, 221, 318, 341, 418 and 441


All students must have at least 125 hours to graduate. Students must meet the Residency Requirements  described in this catalog.

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