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Computer Science

For students attending: McHenry Community College
Who plan to major in: Computer Science

THIS GUIDELINE IS SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE

I. Core Curriculum Electives

  • A. Basic Writing Proficiency – A grade of “C” or better in ENG 151 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose three courses from the following subjects: Art (150, 151, 171-174); English (240-277), History, Music (151-154), or Philosophy (not 155).  NOTE : These three courses will transfer as the 200-level Humanities elective and one 300-level Humanities elective.
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose three courses from the following subjects: Anthropology (not 255), Economics, Geography (202-220),  Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology.  NOTE : These three courses will transfer as the lower-level Social Sciences elective and one 300-level Social Sciences elective.
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C.
  • E. Science Electives - PHY 291 and PHY 292 are required.  Choose two courses from Biology, Chemistry, or PHY 293.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose three courses with the IAI desgination.

II. Required courses for the Computer Science degree:

MCC COURSE

TITLE

IIT EQUIVALENT

MAT 175

Calculus with Analytic Geometry I

MATH 151

MAT 245

Calculus with Analytic Geometry II MATH 152

MAT 255

Calculus with Analytic Geometry III

MATH 251

MAT 260

Differential Equations

MATH 252 IMath Elect)

MAT 253

Linear Algebra

MATH 332

CSC 121

Computer Science I

CS 115 and 116

CSC 122

Computer Science II

CS 331

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Last Updated March 2018