Jun 25, 2018  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog

Computer Science, Cybersecurity Concentration (B.S.)


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University General Education Program (41 hours)


See Graduation from the University  for the University General Education Program requirements. Note the following requirements specified for the Computer Science major: Mathematics - MATH 1910 ; Natural Science - PHYS 2110 /PHYS 2111 , PHYS 2120 /PHYS 2121  or CHEM 1110 /CHEM 1111 , CHEM 1120 /CHEM 1121 , or BIOL 1110 /BIOL 1111 , BIOL 1120 /BIOL 1121 ; ECON 2020  is strongly recommended for the Social Science requirement.

The Major (63)


Students pursuing the major in computer science have an option to concentrate in cybersecurity.

Core Requirement (51 hours)


In addition to the specific General Education courses listed above majors are required to take the following courses:

Cybersecurity Concentration Requirement (12 hours)


Completion of COMP 4410    (3), COMP 4420    (3), COMP 4430    (3) and one COMP elective (3) , which can be either COMP 4302   or COMP 4310    or COMP 4432   .

Typical 4 Year Sequence Computer Science-Cybersecurity Concentration


Semester Totals: 28 hrs


Semester Totals: 31 hrs


Junior Year


Semester Totals: 30 hrs


Senior Year


Semester Totals: 31 hrs


Fifth Year* (for Accelerated B.S./M.S.)


First Semester

  • COMP 7xxx (3)
  • COMP 7xxx (3)
  • COMP 7xxx (3)
  • COMP 7xxx (3)

Total hours 12

Second Semester

  • COMP 7980(6)
  • COMP 7xxx (3)
  • COMP 7xxx (3)

Total hours 12


+ May be taken as a 6000-level course to count towards M.S. requirements, for a maximum total of 6 hours of 6000-level courses. The following courses may not be used in this way: COMP 6001, 6005, 6014, 6030, 6040, 6270, 6601, 6901, and 6911.

 

*Accelerated B.S./M.S. students have up to 6 semesters to complete COMP 7980 (Masters Project), after the Senior Year. In each semester, they must register for COMP 7980 for either 1 hour, 3 hours, or 6 hours.

Total Hours: 120


Total Hours Required for Graduation: 120


*Natural Science - One sequence and one additional course/lab from: PHYS 2110 /PHYS 2111 , PHYS 2120 /PHYS 2121 ; OR CHEM 1110 /CHEM 1111 , CHEM 1120 /CHEM 1121 ; OR BIOL 1110 /BIOL 1111 , BIOL 1120 /BIOL 1121 .

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