2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Oct 16, 2019  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science (A.S)


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A.S. Degree: 62 Hours

This Associate of Science degree program prepares students to transfer to a four-year college or university to major in a computer science-related degree program. Students will be introduced to a variety of topics such as algorithm design, data structures, computer programming, and structured mathematics.  Since requirements vary at each four-year college or university, students should check with their faculty advisor or the school to which they intend to transfer to ensure they are taking the appropriate courses.

 

Computer Science Program Requirements - 34 Credit Hours


General Education Requirements - 28 Credit Hours


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As required by Missouri law,all degree programs must include instruction in both the U.S. and the Missouri State Constitution. This can be satisfied by either PLS 101  or HST 120 .

Related Elective: May choose a course from the following areas: CIS 125 CIS 139 , CIS 150 *, CIS 151 *, CIS 170  *, CIS 171 *,  CIS 201 , CIS 220 , CIS 222 , CIS 230 , CIS 235 , CIS 239 , CIS 290 , CSC 140 , or MTH 130 or higher. 

  *If CIS 150 is a program selection, CIS 170 or CIS 171 can be taken as an elective.  If CIS 170 is a program selection, CIS 150 or CIS 151 may be taken as an elective.

Science Electives: May choose one course from the following: BIO 100 , BIO 105 , BIO 160 , CHM 101 , CHM 160 , PHY 101 , PHY 105 , PHY 110 , PHY 115 , PHY 120 .

 

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