University Catalogue

Curriculum in Computer Science
Leading to the Degree of Bachelor of Science
Pre-MBA Concentration*

(see footnotes at bottom)


First Semester

*MATH 200G Calculus I 5 hours
ENGL 101G Freshman Composition 3 hours
  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



First Semester

††CMPS 340 Introduction to Data Science 3 hours
††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
Sequence I2,G
  4 hours
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

††CMPS 375 Computer Architecture 3 hours
††CMPS 390 Data Structures 3 hours
ECON 201G Principles of Economics (Macroeconomics) 3 hours
ENGL 230 or
ENGL 231 or
World Literature
English Literature
American Literature
3 hours
Sequence II4,G
  4 hours
  Total: 16 hours




First Semester

††CMPS 401 Survey of Programming Languages 3 hours
††MGMT 351 Principles of Management 3 hours
ENGL 322 Introduction to Professional and Technical Writing 3 hours
ACCT 200 Introduction to Financial Accounting 3 hours
  4 hours
  Total: 16 hours


Second Semester

††CMPS 383 Information Systems 3 hours
††CMPS 431 Operating Systems 3 hours
BLAW 231 The Legal Environment of Business 3 hours
MATH 380 Applied Statistics 3 hours
††CMPS 415 Integrated Technologies for Enterprise Systems 3 hours
  Total: 15 hours




First Semester

††CMPS 411 Capstone I 3 hours
  3 hours
  3 hours
FIN 381 Business Finance 3 hours
ECON 202G Principles of Economics (Microeconomics)                       # hours
  Total: # hours


Second Semester

††CMPS 439 Database Systems 3 hours
††CMPS 482 Current Trends in Computer Science 3 hours
MRKT 303 Principles of Marketing 3 hours
  3 hours
  Total: 12 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

*A grade of “C” or better is required in these courses
††Students must earn a grade of "C" or better in all major courses.
1Choose from the following: Visual Arts, Music, Dance, or Theatre
2Choose 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 in biology, then the science sequence must be either physics or chemistry. If science sequence is in biology, then the science electives must be in physics and/or chemistry. At least one biology course must include a lab.
3Choose from the following: MRKT 314, MRKT 342, ACCT 225, MGMT 375, MGMT 473, OMIS 435.
*Students wishing to enter Southeastern's MBA program upon graduation would be required to (1) have a minimum 2.75 cumulative grade point average and (2) score a minimum of 430 on the GMAT.