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  Sep 25, 2017
 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Computer Science, BS


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The program teaches students to expand the frontiers of computer science by applying computational principles to technical and societal problems. This includes developing new software, managing information databases and creating graphical solutions to help engineers and scientists visualize the physical and biological world.

Degree Requirements


PNW General Education Core (30 Credits Minimum)


Speech Communication (3 Credits)


Quantitative Reasoning (5 Credits)


Natural Sciences (3 Credits)


Any Gen Ed Natural Science with Lab

Technology (3 Credits)


Humanities (3 Credits)


Select from the Humanities Core list

Social Sciences (3 Credits)


Select from the Social Sciences Core list

Additional Credits (3 Credits)


Any Gen Ed Course

First-Year Experience (FYE) (1 Credit)


Other Required Courses (36 Credits)


Electives (26 Credits)


Any MA, STAT or CS course elective must be MA 26400  or CS 20600  or a MA, STAT, or CS course at the 30000-level or above.

Science with Lab (3-4 Credits)


Natural Science Elective (3-4 Credits)


Experiential Learning Elective (2-4 Credits)


Total 120 Credits Required


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