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2023-2024 University Catalog 
2023-2024 University Catalog

Computer Science, B.S., Cyber Security Concentration

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Student Learning Outcomes

Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs) for B.S. Computer Science


Demonstrate an understanding of the fundamental concepts and processes in software design and development, essential grasp of computing systems, and facility in an applied or theoretical area of computer science.


Demonstrate an ability to use current techniques, skills, and tools necessary for productive employment in the information technology and software industry and/or for graduate study in computer science or related fields.


Demonstrate appreciation for, and understanding of, ethical, legal, security, and social issues involving computing.





General Education Requirements


  • BIOS Credits: 3 5
  • BIOS or Physical Science Credits: 6 5


  • FORL Sequence Credits: 6 4
  • Literature Credits: 3 4

Social Sciences

  • Social Sciences Electives Credits: 6 4


  • Arts Elective Credits: 3 4

Total Credit Hours: 39

Other Requirements

Total Credit Hours: 43


Total Credit Hours: 26

Concentration Requirements

Three out of the Following Four Courses:

Total Credit Hours: 12

Total Credit Hours Required: 120

  1. “C” or better required
  2. 6 credits of MATH satisfy the general education requirements. Check General Education Courses to confirm what courses fulfill this requirement.
  3. Includes 1 credit of MATH listed in General Education Requirements section
  4. Check General Education Courses to confirm what courses fulfill this requirement.
  5. 9 hours in science to include a 6 hour sequence in one science and 3 hours in another. One of the sciences must be BIOS and the other must be CHEM, EES, or PHYS. Select the 6 hour sequence from BIOS 1073  and BIOS 1083  (recommended), or CHEM 1017  and CHEM 1018 , or PHYS 1031  and PHYS 1032 , or PHYS 1061  and PHYS 1062 .
  6. Select science labs that correspond with the 6 hour science sequence taken for General Education Requirements. Select from BIOS 1071  and BIOS 1081 , or CHEM 1007  and PHYS 1008 , or PHYS 1033  and PHYS 1034 , or PHYS 1063  and PHYS 1065 .
  7. Science electives must be BIOS, CHEM, EES, MATH, PHYS, or PSYC except courses that are disallowed by the College of Sciences. MATH electives, unless otherwise specified, must have a prerequisite of at least MATH 2124  or its equivalent.
  8. CSCI electives must be at the 3000 level or above.

Additional Requirement

Minimum grade of C in all science courses (BIOS, CHEM, CSCI, EES, MATH, PHYS, PSYC)

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