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Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science with Concentration in Cyber Security

Overview
College Core 48 Credits
Major Prerequisites 13
Major Requirements 23
Concentration  
    Requirements 12
    Electives 6
Open Electives 18
Total Credits 120

College Core
Course Title Credits
CS 201 Computer Science I 4
MTH 231 Calculus I 4

Major Prerequisites
Course Title Credits
CS 202 Computer Science II 4
MTH 310 Discrete Mathematics 3
MTH 270 Applied Statistics 3
MTH 408 Automata and Formal Languages 3
Total Major Prerequisites 13 Credits

Major Requirements
Course Title Credits
CS 231 Programming in a UNIX Environment 4
CS 301 Data Structures and Algorithms 3
CS 311 Computer Organization and Architecture 4
CS 321 Database Design and Implementation 3
CS 451 Operating Systems 3
CS 481* Software Project Development: Design 3
CS 482* Software Project Development: Implementation 3
Total Major Requirements 23 Credits

* Software Project in CS 481 – CS 482 must be a Cyber Security project


Cyber Security Concentration
Course Title Credits
CS 315 Software Security 3
CS 409 Cryptography 3
CS 475 Computer Networks and Network Programming 3
CS 477 Network Security 3

Electives: Select one pair of courses

CS 444 – CS 472 Web Application Development – Web Application Security 6
CS 473 – CS 474 Mobile Application Development – Mobile Application Security 6
Total Concentration Electives 6
Total Concentration 18 Credits

Open Electives: 18 Credits


Recommend Open Elective CS Courses
Open  Electives Title Credits
CS 411 Advanced Computer Organization and Architecture 3
CS 452 Advanced Operating Systems 3

Total Credits: 120 Credits


Index Requirement
CS 201, CS 202 and all other CS courses counted toward the major must be completed with a minimum grade of "C." To continue in the major, students who do not meet this requirement must repeat the course before taking any other course for which this course is a prerequisite.