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2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog 
2015-2016 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science (BS Degree)

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A major in Computer Science consists of 60- 63 semester hours and does not require a minor. The Bachelor of Science in Computer Science is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Computer Science (60-63 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (49 hours)

Liberal Arts Core (49 hours)


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 BS 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.

Scientific Method (4 hours)

Students must take 12 hours in laboratory science courses. Eight hours are part of the Liberal Arts Core . An additional 4 hours must complete a sequence in Biology, Chemistry or Physics as follows (select one):


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

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