No new students are being accepted to this concentration.  Please contact the Department of Computer Science for additional information.

Effective Spring 2020

Freshman
AUCCCredits
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)1A3
ECON 202Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)3C3
ECON 204Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)3C3
MATH 160Calculus for Physical Scientists I (GT-MA1)1B4
Select one course from the following: 4
CS1---No Prior Programming Experience  
CS1--Prior Programming Experience  
Arts and Humanities3B3
Biological and Physical Sciences3A7
Electives 3
 Total Credits 30
Sophomore
 
ACT 205Fundamentals of Accounting 3
CS 165CS2--Data Structures 4
CS 220Discrete Structures and their Applications 4
CS 270Computer Organization 4
Select one course from the following: 3
General Statistics (GT-MA1)1B 
Statistics With Business Applications (GT-MA1)1B 
Introduction to Applied Statistical Methods  
Arts and Humanities3B3
Diversity and Global Awareness3E3
Historical Perspectives3D3
Electives 3
 Total Credits 30
Junior
 
CS 253Software Development with C++ 4
CT 310Web Development 4
FIN 305Fundamentals of Finance 3
JTC 300Professional and Technical Communication (GT-CO3)23
MGT 305Fundamentals of Management 3
MKT 305Fundamentals of Marketing 3
Advanced Technology Electives (see list below) 3
Electives 7
 Total Credits 30
Senior
 
CS 314Software Engineering4A,4B3
JTC 413New Media Trends and Society4A,4B,4C3
Select one course not taken elsewhere in program from the following: 3-4
Operating Systems  
Network and System Administration  
Advanced Technology Electives (see list below) 9
Upper-Division Electives1 11-12
 Total Credits 30
 Program Total Credits: 120

Advanced Technology Electives

CIS 320Project Management for Information Systems3
CIS 350Operating Systems and Networks3
CIS 355Business Database Systems3
CIS 360Systems Analysis and Design3
CIS 410Web Application Development3
CIS 413Advanced Networking and Security3
CIS 455Advanced Database Management3
CS 356Systems Security3
CS 370Operating Systems3
CS 414Object-Oriented Design4
CS 430Database Systems4
CS 455Introduction to Distributed Systems4
CS 457Computer Networks and the Internet4
CS 464Principles of Human-Computer Interaction4
JTC 372Advanced Web Design and Management3
MATH 360Mathematics of Information Security3

Distinctive Requirements for Degree Program:
To prepare for first semester:
 The curriculum for the Computer Science major assumes students enter college prepared to take calculus. Entering students who are not prepared to take calculus will need to fulfill pre-calculus requirements in the first semester. Those pre-calculus requirements are listed as benchmark courses in Freshman semester 1 below.
 

Freshman
Semester 1CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CO 150College Composition (GT-CO2)  1A3
ECON 202Principles of Microeconomics (GT-SS1)X 3C3
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A4
Elective   3
MATH 124 must be completed by the end of Semester 1, if needed.X   
MATH 126 is recommended to be completed by the end of Semester 1, if needed. X  
 Total Credits   16
Semester 2CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
ECON 204Principles of Macroeconomics (GT-SS1)  3C3
Select one course from the following:   4
CS1---No Prior Programming ExperienceX   
CS1--Prior Programming ExperienceX   
MATH 160Calculus for Physical Scientists I (GT-MA1)X 1B4
Biological and Physical Sciences  3A3
CO 150 and MATH 126 must be completed by the end of Semester 2.X   
 Total Credits   14
Sophomore
Semester 3CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
ACT 205Fundamentals of Accounting   3
CS 165CS2--Data StructuresX  4
Select one course from the following:   3
General Statistics (GT-MA1)  1B 
Statistics With Business Applications (GT-MA1)  1B 
Introduction to Applied Statistical Methods    
Arts and Humanities  3B3
Elective   3
 Total Credits   16
Semester 4CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CS 220Discrete Structures and their ApplicationsX  4
CS 270Computer OrganizationX  4
Diversity and Global Awareness  3E3
Historical Perspectives  3D3
ACT 205 and ECON 204 must be completed by the end of Semester 4.X   
 Total Credits   14
Junior
Semester 5CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CS 253Software Development with C++X  4
FIN 305Fundamentals of Finance   3
JTC 300Professional and Technical Communication (GT-CO3)  23
Electives   4
 Total Credits   14
Semester 6CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CT 310Web Development X 4
MGT 305Fundamentals of Management   3
MKT 305Fundamentals of Marketing   3
Advanced Technology Elective (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)   3
Elective   3
 Total Credits   16
Senior
Semester 7CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
JTC 413New Media Trends and Society  4A,4B,4C3
Select one course from the following (not taken elsewhere):   3-4
Operating Systems    
Network and System Administration    
Advanced Technology Elective (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)   3
Upper-Division Electives   5-6
 Total Credits   15
Semester 8CriticalRecommendedAUCCCredits
CS 314Software EngineeringX 4A,4B3
Advanced Technology Electives (See Department List on Concentration Requirements tab)X  6
Upper-Division ElectivesX  6
The benchmark courses for the 8th semester are the remaining courses in the entire program of study.X   
 Total Credits   15
 Program Total Credits:   120