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Information Technology Major

Bachelor of Arts Degree (B.A.): Information Technology Major


General Requirements

Students must satisfy the requirements for the Bachelor of Arts degree with a major in information technology as listed in the College of Sciences and Mathematics section of the General Bulletin.

Information Technology Major Requirements (34 hours)

  1. Twelve hours from: CSC 101 or 121, 102, 201, 211 (12 hours)
  2. Twelve hours from: CSC 340, 350, 351, 353, 355 (12 hours)
  3. Three hours from: CSC 452, 455 (3 hours)
  4. CSC 411 (1 hour)
  5. Six advanced hours of computer science (6 hours)
    (a maximum of three hours may be used from CSC 385 and 412)

Suggested Course Sequence


Freshman Year (32 hours)
Freshman English 3 Freshman English 3
Science 4 Science 4
Mathematics 3 CSC 102 3
CSC 101/121 3 Core elective 6
Core elective 3    
  16   16

 

Sophomore Year (30 hours)
CSC 201 3 CSC 211 3
MTH 220 3 CSC 340 or 350 3
Minor requirement 3 Minor requirement 3
Core elective 6 Core elective 3
  15   15

 

Junior Year (30 hours)
Major requirement 6 Major requirement 3
Minor requirement 3 Minor requirement 6
Liberal/Applied/Fine Arts 3 Liberal/Applied/Fine Arts 3
Core elective 3 Core elective 3
  15   15

Core & Remaining Requirements


  1. Three hours from: COM 111, 170, 215
  2. Three hours from: BCM 247; ENG 273; FRE 131, 132; GER 131, 132; SPA 131, 132; SPH 172, 272.
  3. Three hours from: ART 280, 281, 282; DAN 140; MHL 245; MUS 140; THR 161, 163
  4. Three hours from: ENG 200-233H; HIS 151, 152; PHI 153, 223
  5. Three hours from: ANT 231; ECO 231, 232; GEO 131; PSY 133; SOC 137 (ECO 231 or 232 is recommended)
  6. HIS 133, 134
  7. PSC 141, 142
  8. BLW 335 or GBU 325
  9. Twelve hours from: CSC 340, 350, 351, 353, 355
  10. CSC 411 (one hour) and three hours from: CSC 452, 455
  11. Six advanced hours of computer science (restricted)
  12. Minor (or second major) and elective hours as required

Minimum of 28 hours needed to complete the degree program.