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University Catalog 2011-2012 (ARCHIVED) 
University Catalog 2011-2012 (ARCHIVED) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science, B.S.

The objective of the Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science is to prepare qualified students for careers involving the design of computer systems and their applications to science and industry. The program provides an excellent foundation in all core areas of computer science with the opportunity to choose electives in a variety of specialized fields.

The total number of units required for the Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science is 180-183 units, of which 126-129 units are in the major. Consult with an advisor for the specific number of units required in all areas of the degree including GE and free electives.

Requirements for the Major (126-129 units)

A grade of “C” or better is required for all prerequisite courses in the major.

Electives (24 units)

Select 24 units upper division computer science courses. Courses outside Computer Science may be substituted only with prior approval of the Computer Science undergraduate adviser.