University Catalogue

Curriculum in Computer Science

Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science

Scientific Concentration

(see footnotes at bottom)


FIRST YEAR

First Semester

††MATH 200G Calculus I 5 hours
ENGL 101G Freshman Composition 3 hours
History
ElectiveG
  3 hours
††CMPS 161 Algorithm Design and Implementation I 3 hours
SE 101 Freshman Academic Success at Southeastern          2 hours
  Total: 16 hours

 

Second Semester

††MATH 201G Calculus II 5 hours
ENGL 102G Critical Reading and Writing 3 hours
††CMPS 257 or
MATH 223
Discrete Structures
Foundations of Discrete Mathematics
3 hours
††CMPS 280 Algorithm Design and Implementation II               3 hours
  Total: 14 hours


 

SECOND  YEAR

First Semester

††CMPS 285 Software Engineering 3 hours
††CMPS 290 or
CMPS 293
Computer Organization
Introduction to Assembly Language
3 hours
COMM 211G Introduction to Public Speaking 3 hours
ECON 201 or
ECON 202G
Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics)           
Principles of Economics (Microeconomics)
3 hours
Science
Sequence I4,G
  4 hours
  Total: 16 hours

 

Second Semester

††CMPS 375 Computer Architecture                                  3 hours
††CMPS 390 Data Structures 3 hours
Social
Science
Elective2,G
  3 hours
ENGL 230, or
ENGL 231, or
ENGL 232G
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
Science
Sequence II4,G
  4 hours
  Total: 16 hours

 

 

THIRD YEAR

First Semester

††CMPS 401 Survey of Programming Languages 3 hours
††Computer
Science
Elective
(300-400
level)
  3 hours
ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
MATH 380 Applied Statistics 3 hours
Science
Elective4
  3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

Second Semester

††CMPS 431 Operating Systems 3 hours
††Computer
Science
Elective
(300-400
level)
  3 hours
Mathematics
Elective3
  3 hours
Art/Music
Elective1,G
  3 hours
††CMPS 415 Integrated Technologies for Enterprise Systems 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

FOURTH YEAR

First Semester

††CMPS 391 Numerical Methods                               3 hours
††CMPS 411 Capstone I 3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
Elective   3 hours
  Total: 15 hours

 

 

Second Semester

††CMPS 479 Automata and Formal Languages 3 hours
††CMPS 482 Current Trends in Computer Science            3 hours
Mathematics
Elective3
  3 hours
Science
Elective
and Lab4,G
  4 hours
  Total: 13 hours

 

Total semester hours required 120

Southeastern 101 is not required of transfer or readmitted Southeastern students with 30 hours or more. Those students will replace Southeastern 101 with 2 hours of electives.

GGeneral Education Courses
HHonors students to take Honors course option:
ENGL 101 or 121H or 123H
ENGL 102 or 122H or 124H
ENGL 230 or 231 or 232 or 210H or 291H or 292H
HIST 101 or 102 or 201 or 202 or 101H or 102H or 201H or 202H
COMM 211 or 211H
GBIO 106 or 151H
GBIO 151 or 151H
Art Elective or HONR 191 

††Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all Computer Science courses and in Math 200 and 201.
1Choose one from the following: Visual Arts, Music, Dance, or Theatre
2Choose one from the following: Anthropology, Criminal Justice, Geography, Psychology, Political Science, or Sociology.
3Choose from Mathematics 312, 350, 360, 370, 410, or 414.
4Choose a science sequence, including labs from (Physics 221/223 & 222/224) or (Biology 151/152 & 153/154) or (Chemistry 121/123 & 122/124) and two science electives from the same set of courses, one of which must include the corresponding lab. If a science elective is biology, then science sequence must be either physics or chemistry. If a science sequence is in biology, then science electives must be in physics or chemistry. At least one biology course must include a lab.