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Computer Science

For students attending: Moraine Valley 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 COM 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one course from the following subjects: History, Humanities, Literature, Philosophy (not PHIL 110 or 111), Art 110 or 205 - 209, Music 106 or 107, Theater 105, 107, 110 or 111, or COM 102.  
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one course from the following subjects: Anthropology, Economics (not ECON 100), Geography, Political Science, Psychology, Social Science, or Sociology. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.
  • E. Science Electives - PHYS 203 and 204 are required. Choose two courses from Biology, Chemistry, or PHYS 205.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose three courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Computer Information Systems degree:

MVCC COURSE TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MTH 150 Calculus I / Analytic Geometry MATH 151
MTH 151 Calculus II / Analytic Geometry MATH 152
MTH 152 Calculus III / Analytic Geometry MATH 251
MTH 201 Differential Equations MATH 252 (Math elect)
MTH 210 Linear Algebra MATH 332
MTH 215 Discrete Math CS 330
CSC 240 Advanced Computer Programming CS 115 and 116
CSC 280 Data Structures with Applications CS 331

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

Updated October 2018