Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (7-12 Computer Science Certification)

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Total Semester Credit Hours Required

120 semester credit hours.

Major

42 semester credit hours.

Minor

20 semester credit hours.

Required Computer Science Courses (30 SCH)
CSCI 1423Programming Fundamentals I3
CSCI 2443Computer Organization and Machine Language3
CSCI 2493Programming Fundamentals II3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
CSCI 3053Data Structures3
CSCI 3413Software Engineering3
CSCI 3423Data Base Management3
CSCI 3443Digital Logic and Computer Architecture3
CSCI 3613Introduction to Algorithms3
CSCI 4313Networking and Data Communication3
Computer Science Electives (12 SCH)12
Select 12 additional semester credit hours in computer science, 6 of which must be advanced, to be selected with a computer science advisor.12
Other Requirements ( "C" or higher required) (17 SCH)
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence3
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum3
MATH 3013Discrete Mathematics3
MATH 3073Matrix Methods3
or MATH 4013 Probability and Statistics
Minor - Teaching (20 SCH)
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
EDUC 4126Student Teaching: Mathematics6

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science (7-12 Computer Science Certification) Program of Study

First Year
FallSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
Life/Physical Science Core3
CSCI 1423Programming Fundamentals I3
MATH 1313Elementary Analysis II3
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience1
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
ENG 1023Composition II3
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
CSCI 2493Programming Fundamentals II3
MATH 2014Calculus I4
Creative Arts Core3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Second Year
Fall
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
CSCI 3053Data Structures3
CSCI 3423Data Base Management3
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
 Semester Credit Hours14
Spring
GOV 2023Texas Government3
CSCI 2443Computer Organization and Machine Language3
CSCI 3013Applied Computational Thinking3
Life/Physical Science Core3
Social/Behavioral Sciences Core3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Third Year
Fall
CSCI 3443Digital Logic and Computer Architecture3
CSCI Elective (Major)3
CSCI Elective (Upper Level-Major)3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
CSCI 3413Software Engineering3
CSCI 3613Introduction to Algorithms3
MATH 3013Discrete Mathematics3
MATH 2053 (GP)Women and Minorities in Engineering, Mathematics, and Science3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
READ 3013Literacy and Learning across the Curriculum3
 Semester Credit Hours20
Fourth Year
Fall
CSCI elective (Upper Level)3
CSCI elective (Upper Level)3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
CSCI 4313Networking and Data Communication3
MATH 3073Matrix Methods3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
EDUC 4126Student Teaching: Mathematics6
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Semester Credit Hours: 120

(GP) courses satisfy global perspectives graduation requirement.