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2021-2022 Catalog 
  
2021-2022 Catalog

Computer Science, Associate of Science


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Program Code: 246

The Associate of Science (A.S.) degree program in Computer Science is designed primarily for students who wish to transfer to a four-year college or university to pursue a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in computer science. The curriculum emphasizes programming, software design, study of algorithms, and data structures as well as computer hardware and architecture.

Computer Science courses required for the Computer Science degree are available at the Chesapeake and Virginia Beach campuses.

Semester Total: 13


Semester 2


Semester Total: 16


Semester Total: 15


Semester 4


Semester Total: 17


Program Total Minimum Credits: 61


Program Footnotes


1Eligible courses are listed under General Education Core Requirements. Students should consult with an academic advisor or counselor to choose the appropriate course(s).
2Students may select any of the following courses to meet this requirement: HIS 101  , HIS 102  , HIS 111  , HIS 112  , HIS 121  , or HIS 122  .
3Students placing into MTH 263   Calculus I may satisfy MTH 161   and MTH 162   with any Mathematics, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences, Humanities, or Foreign Language electives. Eligible courses are listed under General Education Core Requirements. Students should consult with an academic advisor or counselor to choose the appropriate course(s).
4Eligible courses are listed under General Education Core Requirements. Students should consult with an academic advisor or counselor to choose the appropriate course(s). Sequenced lab courses are required in natural and physical sciences. ENV 121  -ENV 122  and BIO 106   are not acceptable courses for this program.

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