Transfer Programs

Degree: 

Associate of Arts and Sciences in Science with a Specialization in Computer Science

Length: 

Four-semester (two-Year) program

Purpose: 

The Associate of Arts and Sciences Degree Program in Science with a specialization in Computer Science is designed for persons who plan to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a baccalaureate degree program with a major in computer science or a related discipline.

Program Requirements: Students are urged to become acquainted with the requirements of the major department in the college or university to which transfer is contemplated and also to consult with the Student Services Office of the community college in planning their program and selecting electives. Note the guaranteed admission and articulation agreements referenced in the Admissions section apply only to students who complete the Associate Degree. In addition to the admission requirements established for the college, completion of the Science program requires competency in English and Math Essentials MTE 1-9 as demonstrated through the placement and diagnostic tests, or by satisfactorily completing the required MTE units or equivalent.

The following list is a suggested sequence in which students may plan their class schedules to ensure graduation in two years.

First Year

First Semester

Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
ENG 111 College Composition I 3 0 3
Elective5
5

Humanities Electives -  ART 101, CST 151, HUM 201, HUM 260, MUS 121, PHI 100 , PHI 220,  REL 210, REL 230

Humanties/Fine Arts 3 0 3
MTH 263 Calculus I 4 0 4
ELE8
8

Computer/Information Literacy Electives - ITE 115 , ITE 119

Computer/Information Literacy 3 0 3
SDV 10010
10

Orientation Electives - SDV 100, SDV 104, SDV 108, SDV 110  

*Requirements of four-year institutions may vary. Students should consult a counselor or their academic advisor to select electives that will satisfy baccalaureate major requirements. In addition, they should confirm with the college or university to which they plan to transfer that they will receive credit at the four-year institution.

College Success Skills 1 0 1
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 14 0 14

Second Semester

Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
CSC 200 Introduction to Computer Science 4 0 4
CST 1009
9

Communication Electives - CST 110 , CST 100 

Principles of Public Speaking 3 0 3
ENG 112 College Composition II 3 0 3
Elective7
7

Health or PED Electives:  HLT 116PED 107PED 109PED 111PED 147 

Health or Physical Education 1 0 1
MTH 264 Calculus II 4 0 4
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 15 0 15
Second Year

Third Semester

Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
CSC 201 Computer Science I 4 0 4
Elective6
6

Courses may be chosen from MTH 167 or MTH 265 

Mathematics 4 0 4
SOC 2001
1

Social Science Electives:  ECO 201, ECO 202, GEO 200, GEO 210,  PSY 200,  PSY 215, PSY 216, PSY 230, PLS 135, PLS 136, SOC 200 SOC 215 

Principles of Sociology 3 0 3
PHY 2413
3

Lab Science General Electives:  BIO 101, BIO 102, CHM 111, CHM 112, CHM 260 , GOL 105 , GOL 106 , PHY 201 , PHY 202,  PHY 241, PHY 242 

University Physics I 3 3 4
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 14 3 15

Fourth Semester

Course Number Course Title Lect. Hrs. Lab Hrs. Course Cr.
CSC 202 Computer Science II 4 0 4
Elective2
2

History Electives:  HIS 121, HIS 122

History 3 0 3
Elective4
4

Literature Electives:  ENG 241, ENG 242, ENG 243, ENG 244

Literature 3 0 3
PHY 2423 University Physics II 3 3 4
PSY 2001 Principles of Psychology 3 0 3
Suggested Credits & Hours for Semester 16 3 17
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