Academics

Computer Science

Major in a computer science related program if you are interested in studying the principles, applications, and technologies of computing and computers. You will gain the knowledge necessary to work in a wide range of computing and computer-related professions.

This program prepares students to continue their education at a four-year college or university in fields such as computer science, computer information sciences and information systems management.

Year 1
Fall Semester
CS 111 Computer Science I (4 cr)
EN 101  English Composition I (3 cr)
General Education Diversity Elective (3 cr)
General Education Humanities Elective (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (excluding MA 109 and  MA 115, recommending MA 140 Calculus II or MA 208 Linear Algebra) (3 cr)

Spring Semester
CS 112 Computer Science II (4 cr)
EN 102  English Composition II (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective * (excluding MA 109 and MA 115) (3 cr)
General Education Social Science Elective ( 3 cr)
CS Programming Elective (4 cr)

Year 2
Fall Semester

CS 216  Intermediate Java (4 cr)
MA 130  Calculus I (4 cr)
General Education Humanities Elective (3 cr) or
General Education Social Science Elective (3 cr)
General Education Lab Science (4 cr) (PI 141 Physics I)

Spring Semester
MA 111  Discrete Math (4 cr)
General Education Lab Science (4 cr) (PI 142 Physics II Recommended)
General Education History Elective (3 cr)
CS Programming Elective (4 cr) *

Total Credits  63

Computer Science Programming Electives
CS 132  Web Page Development I (4 cr)
CS 210  Database Management (4 cr)
CS 212 C++ Programming (4 cr)
CS 215  Visual Basic Programming (4 cr)
CS 222  Intro to Android Programming in Java (4 cr)

*A four credit general education elective in that subject can be taken and applied.
 

This program prepares students to continue their education at a four-year college or university in fields such as computer science, computer information sciences and information systems management.

Year 1
Fall Semester

CS 111  Computer Science I (4 cr)
EN 101  English Composition I (3 cr)
General Education Diversity Elective (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (excluding MA 109 and MA 115, recommending MA 130  Calculus I) (3 cr)**

Spring Semester
AC 103  Accounting I (4 cr)
CS 112  Computer Science II (4 cr)
EN 102  English Composition II (3 cr)
General Education Humanities Elective (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (Excluding MA 109 and MA 115) (3 cr) **

Year 2
Fall Semester

CS 210  Database Management (4 cr)
Business Elective (3 cr) *
Computer Science Program Elective (3 cr) or
Network Management Program Elective  (3 cr) or
Computer Science Programming Elective (4 cr)
General Education History Elective (3 cr)
General Education Humanities Elective (3 cr) or
General Education Social Science Elective (3 cr)

Spring Semester
MA 111  Discrete Math (4 cr)
CS Program Elective (4 cr)
General Education Lab Science (4 cr)
General Education Social Science Elective (3 cr)

Total Credits  61

Computer Science Program Electives
CS 132  Web Page Development I (4 cr)
CS 212  C++ Programming (4 cr)
CS 215  Visual Basic Programming (4 cr)
CS 216  Intermediate Java Programming (4 cr)
CS 222  Intro to Android Programming in Java (4 cr)
 
Computer Network Management Electives
CS 233  Networking Hardware & Routing (4 cr)
CS 234  LAN Switching & Wireless (4 cr)
CS 235  Accessing the WAN, Security & Troubleshooting (4 cr)
CS 240  Security + (3 cr)
CS 241  Computer Forensics (3 cr)
CS 275  Core Server Operating System (4 cr)

*Any course in a business related area that has a prefix of BU, OA, CS, RE, AC.

**A four credit general education math elective can be taken and applied.

This program is designed to prepare students for technical positions in networking and networking-related environments.

Year 1
Fall Semester

CS 170  PC Services & Support / A+ Certification (4 cr)
CS 175  Core Client Operating Systems (3 cr)
CS 217  Networking Fundamentals (4 cr)
EN 101  English Composition I (3 cr)

Spring Semester
CS 229  Linux Installation & Configuration (3 cr)
CS 233  Networking Hardware & Routing (4 cr)
CS 275  Core Server Operating Systems (4 cr)
EN 102  English Composition II (3 cr) or
EN 103  Technical Writing (3 cr) or
SP 203  Effective Speech (3 cr)
General Education Diversity Elective (3 cr)

Year 2
Fall Semester

CS 226  Network Infrastructure Implementation (4 cr)
CS 228  Active Directory Design & Implementation (4 cr)
CS 234  LAN Switching & Wireless (4 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (excluding MA 115) (3 cr) *
General Education Social Science Elective (3 cr)

Spring Semester
BU 114  Business Internship (3 cr) or
BU 115  Introduction to Business (3 cr)
CS 235  Accessing the WAN, Security, & Troubleshooting  (4 cr)
CS 240  Security + (3 cr)
General Education Humanities Elective (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (excluding MA 115) (3 cr)

Total Credits  65

*A four credit general education elective in that subject can be taken and applied.

This program is designed to prepare students for technical positions in cyber security and cyber security related environments.

Year 1
Fall Semester

CS 170  PC Services & Support / A+ Certification (4 cr)
CS 175  Core Client Operating Systems (3 cr)
CS 217  Networking Fundamentals (4 cr)
EN 101  English Composition I (3 cr)
General Education Humanities Elective (3 cr)

Spring Semester
CS 229  Linux Installation & Configuration (3 cr)
CS 233  Networking Hardware & Routing (4 cr)
CS 275  Core Server Operating Systems (4 cr)
EN 102  English Composition II (3 cr) or
EN 103  Technical Writing (3 cr) or
SP 203  Effective Speech (3 cr)
General Education Diversity Elective (3 cr)

Year 2
Fall Semester

CS 226  Network Infrastructure Implementation (4 cr)
CS 234  LAN Switching & Wireless (4 cr)
CS 240  Security + (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (Excluding MA 115) (3 cr)*
General Education Social Science Elective (3 cr)

Spring Semester
BU 114  Business Internship (3 cr) or
BU 115  Introduction to Business (3 cr)
CS 235  Accessing the WAN, Security & Troubleshooting (4 cr)
CS 241  Computer Forensics (3 cr)
CS 242  Principles of Information Systems (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (Excluding MA 115) (3 cr)*

Total Credits  67

*A four credit general education elective in that subject can be taken and applied.

This program prepares students seeking entry into the field of network administration and support to gain introductory knowledge and competencies in the profession.

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Year 1
Fall Semester

CS 170  PC Services & Support / A+ Certification (4 cr)
CS 175  Core Client Operating Systems (3 cr)
CS 217  Networking Fundamentals (3 cr)
CS 233  Networking Hardware & Routing (4 cr)

Spring Semester
CS 234  LAN Switching & Wireless (4 cr)
CS 240  Security + (3 cr)
CS 275  Core Server Operating Systems (4 cr)
EN 101  English Composition I (3 cr)
General Education Mathematics Elective (3 cr) *

Summer Semester
CS 235  Accessing WAN, Security & Troubleshooting (4 cr)

Total Credits  36

Program Issues to be resolved:  CS 233/234/235 not offered in this sequence.
Spring/Fall/Spring courses only.

*A four credit general education elective in that subject can be taken and applied.

This program prepares students seeking entry into the field of network administration and support to gain introductory knowledge and competencies in the profession.

Year 1
Fall Semester

CS 170  PC Services & Support / A+ Certification (4 cr)
CS 175  Core Client Operating Systems (3 cr)
CS 217  Networking Fundamentals (4 cr)

Spring Semester
CS 233  Networking Hardware & Routing (4 cr)
CS 234  LAN Switching & Wireless (4 cr)
CS 275  Core Server Operating Systems (4 cr)

Summer Semester
CS 235  Accessing WAN, Security & Troubleshooting (4 cr)

Total Credits  27

NOTE:  Hold until program issues are resolved
CS 233/234/235 are not offered in this sequence
Spring/Fall/Spring courses only!