Computer Science Associate in Science Degree

PROGRAM CODE: 2S08408

The Computer Science Associate in Science Degree is designed to prepare students to transfer to colleges and universities that offer bachelor's degrees in computer science. Students with a degree in computer science may pursue careers in many areas of industry, such as aerospace, health, finance, entertainment, and more. Opportunities for specialties in the field include software engineering and development, computer networks and security, telecommunications, mobile computing, game programming, internet and web technology, embedded systems and real-time programming, systems analysis, information technology, distributed computing and artificial intelligence. This degree requires 24 units of which 12 units are in required courses. An additional 12 units must be chosen from the lists below. A grade of C or better is required in all courses.

Required Courses suggested in the following sequence (12 units):
CSCI 123 F Introduction to Programming Concepts in C++4
CSCI 133 FData Structures in C++4
MATH 152 F Calculus II (formerly MATH 150BF)4
or MATH 152HF Honors Calculus II
Restricted Electives (12 units):12
Choose one course pair for 8 units:
Discrete Mathematics4
and
Graph Theory and Linear Algebra4
or
Discrete Structures4
and
Linear Algebra4
Select one course from the following (4 units):
C Language for Math and Science4
Computer Organization and Assembly Language Programming4
Total Units24

Outcome 1: Write computer programs to solve problems.


Outcome 2: Design and implement Abstract Data Types using object-oriented techniques.