Computer Science

Associate in Science

Note: Courses listed on degree plan are suggested. Students should consult with their advisor concerning their unique transfer decisions.

Total Degree Credits65-66
General Education Courses
Arts & Humanities
Select two of the following recommended courses:6
Introduction to the Visual Arts
Western Civilization II
United States to 1877
Music Appreciation
Social & Behavioral Sciences
Select two of the following recommended courses:6
Introduction to Criminal Justice
Principles of Microeconomics
Principles of Macroeconomics
American Government
Introduction to Psychology
Introduction to Sociology
Written Communications
ENGL 110College Composition I3
Select one of the following:3
College Composition II
Introduction to Professional Writing
Oral Communications
COMM 110Fundamentals of Public Speaking3
Math, Science & Technology
MATH 165Calculus I (Required)4
CSCI 160Computer Science I (Required)4
Select two of the following recommended science with lab combinations:8-9
Concepts of Biology
and Concepts of Biology Lab
General Biology I
and General Biology I Lab
Anatomy and Physiology I
and Anatomy and Physiology I Lab
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Lab
College Physics I
and College Physics I Lab
Enrichment Course Matrix2
General Education Matrix - may be fulfilled with applicable Arts & Humanities course or Social & Behavioral Sciences course
Digital Literacy Requirements
Select one of the following:
Introduction to Computers 2
Principles of Information Security 2
BSC Approved Training Course
NDUS Institution Approved Training Course
NDUS Institution Designated Digital Literacy Course
Computer Science Courses
CIS 187Mobile Applications II3
CIS 204Database Design and Structured Query Language (SQL)3
MATH 166Calculus II4
CSCI 161Computer Science II 14
CSCI 174Intermediate C++/Visual C++3
AI 100Introduction to Artificial Intelligence3
MATH 208Discrete Mathematics3
MATH 220Probability and Statistics 33
Total Credits26

Students with weak backgrounds in math or computers may have to take preliminary classes before taking Computer Science I/II or Calculus.


CSCI 101, CIS 147 or courses transferred in from another NDUS Institution that are listed as both general education and digital literacy may satisfy both requirements upon successful completion.


Check with transfer school; may not be required.