Major in Computer Science

Following is one suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their adviser each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment.

BS with a Major in Computer Science (.pdf)

BS with a Major in Computer Science

Note: The order of semesters and summer terms has been changed from the print version to accommodate the one-column format of HTML publishing. A conventional Four-Year Plan is available in the .pdf file.

FRESHMAN YEAR

FALL HOURS
CSCI 1110, Program Development* 4

ENGL 1310, College Writing I 3

MATH 1710, Calculus I4 4

PSCI 1040, American Government 3

Oral Communication2 3

Total 17

SOPHOMORE YEAR

FALL HOURS
CSCI 2010, Assembly Language Programming 3

ELET 2720, Digital Logic** 4

ENGL 2220, World Literature II 3

HIST 2610, United States History to 186512 3

MATH 1720, Calculus II 3

CSCI Option 3

Total 19

JUNIOR YEAR

FALL HOURS
CSCI 3600, Principles of Systems 3

MATH 2700, Linear Algebra or MATH 3350, Numerical Analysis or MATH 3410, Differential Equations 3

PHYS 1710-1730, General Technical Physics 4

CSCI Option13 3

Wellness11 2-3

Total 15-16

SENIOR YEAR

FALL HOURS
CSCI 4450, Analysis of Algorithms 3

ENGL 4180, Advanced Technical Writing, or ENGL 4190, Technical Editing, or ENGL 4250, Writing Technical Procedures31 3

CSCI Option (advanced)13 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Natural/Life Science9 4

Total 16

FRESHMAN YEAR

SPRING HOURS
CSCI 1120, Structured Programming 4

ENGL 2210, World Literature I6 3

MATH 2770, Discrete Structures 3

PSCI 1050, American Government 3

Visual and Performing Arts7 3

Total 16

SOPHOMORE YEAR

SPRING HOURS
CSCI 3100, Computer Organization30, *** 3

CSCI 3400, Data Structures*** 3

ECON 1110, Principles of Macroeconomics 3

ENGL 2700, Technical Writing 3

HIST 2620, United States History Since 186512 3

MATH 1780, Introduction to Statistical Analysis 3

Total 18

JUNIOR YEAR

SPRING HOURS
CSCI Option (advanced)13 3

CSCI Option (advanced)13 3

ENGL 4180, Advanced Technical Writing or ENGL 4190, Technical Editing, or ENGL 4250, Writing Technical Procedures 3

PHYS 2220-2240, General Technical Physics 4

Understanding of Ideas and Values8 3

Total 16

SENIOR YEAR

SPRING HOURS
CSCI Option (advanced)13 3

CSCI Option (advanced)13 3

Elective (advanced)16 3

Elective16 4

Understanding of Ideas and Values8 3

Total 16

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.

* Taught using C++. If a student transfers with CSCI 1110 (Pascal only) equivalent, the department will credit that course as CSCI 2320 and recommend that CSCI 1110 be taken.

** ELET 2720, Digital Logic, is a prerequisite for CSCI 3100.

*** CSCI 1110, 1120, and 2010 and ELET 2720 are prerequisites for CSCI 3100. MATH 2770 is a prerequisite for CSCI 3400.

See Arts and Sciences folding key (#2) after page 208 for footnotes.

Summary of Degree Requirements:

Computer Science (18 advanced): 44

Core:

Oral Communication 3

English 12

History 6

Political Science 6

Visual and Performing Arts 3

Wellness 2-3

Economics 3

Mathematics 4

Laboratory Science 16

Understanding of Ideas and Values 6

Digital Logic: 4

Mathematics: 12

English or Foreign Language: 6

CSCI:

Program Development 4

Structured Programming 4

Assembly Language Programming 3

Computer Organization 3

Data Structures 3

Principles of Systems 3

Analysis of Algorithms 3

Computer Science Option 6

Computer Science (advanced) 15

Note:

12 hours of computer science must be taken at UNT.

42 hours must be advanced; 24 of the 42 hours must be taken at UNT.

24 of the last 30 hours must be completed at UNT.

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