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Computer Science

For students attending: Triton 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 RHT 101 will complete this requirement.
  • B. Humanities – Choose one 3 credit hour course from the following subjects: ART (any course from 111-114); ENG (any course from 101-296); HIS; HUM; MUS 215 or 216; PHL (not 102). 
  • C. Social Sciences – Choose one 3 credit hour course from the following subjects: ANT; ECO 102 or 103; GEO 104-106; PSC; PSY 100-296; SOC 100-296; or SSC. 
  • D. Humanities or Social Sciences – Choose an additional course from section B or section C, or a foreign language course.
  • E. Science Electives - PHY 106 and 107 are required. Choose two courses from the following subjects: AST (100-102),  BIO, CHM or GOL.
  • F. Free Electives - Choose three courses with an IAI designation.

II. Required courses for the Computer Science degree:

TRITON COURSE

TITLE IIT EQUIVALENT
MAT 131 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MAT 133 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MAT 235 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MAT 341 Differential Equations MATH 252 (Math elect)
CIS 263
Introduction to Object-Oriented Programming CS 115 and 116
CIS 125 Discrete Math for Computing CS 330
CIS 295 Data Structures with C++ CS 331
CIS 265 Computer Architecture and Assembly Language CS 350

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

Updated October 2018.