Jul 23, 2019  
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2018-19 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science, B.S., in partnership with UMKC


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College of Arts and Sciences

Students interested in majoring in computer science should take the following courses in the following sequence. Although variations of the core classes are possible, it is recommended that students take all the asterisked (*) courses (required for the major) as suggested below. Students should always check with the program director if they have questions about a proposed variation including taking any summer courses.

To fulfill the core requirements for a Computer Science degree, students must fulfill at least one each of teh AR I, HS I, and LT I core requirements.

A grade of C or better is required in all asterisked (*) courses (required for the major). Students are responsible for checking prerequisites for any course.

Transfer courses at the 3000- or 4000-level are only accepted with prior advisor approval.

A minimum of 60 hours of service is required. The recommended minimum number of service hours for each year are: 10 hours during the freshman year, 15 hours during sophomore and junior years, and 20 hours during senior year.

Year 1


Fall Semester


Spring Semester


Year 2


Fall Semester


Spring Semester


Year 3


Fall Semester


  • PL 3100 - Ethical Theory (3) (PLII)
  • Rockhurst elective (3) (SRI)
  • CS 3XX or 4XX Computer Science Elective (UMKC) (3)*
  • Rockhurst elective (3xxx-4xxx) (3)
  • Rockhurst elective (3xxx-4xxx) (3)
  • CS 304WI Ethics and Professionalism in Computing and Engineering (UMKC) (3)*  CS K304 (RU) (3)*
  • Total: 18 hours

Spring Semester


  • Rockhurst elective (3) (SRI or SRII)
  • Rockhurst elective (3xxx-4xxx) (3)
  • CS 404 Introduction to Algorithm Analysis (UMKC) (3)*  CS K404 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 431 Introduction to Operating Systems (UMKC) (3)* CS K431 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 441 Program Language Design and Implementation (UMKC) (3)* CS K441 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 3XX or 4XX Computer Science elective (UMKC) (3)*

Total: 18 hours

Year 4


Fall Semester


  • TH 3000 - Christianity II: Development (3) (THII)
  • Rockhurst Elective (3xxx-4xxx) (3)
  • CS 371 Database Design, Implementation and Validation (3)*  CS K371 (RU) (3)*
  •    or

  • CS 470 Introduction to Database Management Systems (3)* CS K470 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 449 Fundamentals of Software Engineering (UMKC) (3)*  CS K449 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 4XX Computer Science Elective (UMKC) (3)*
  • Total: 15 hours

Spring Semester


  • Rockhurst elective (3) (HSII or LTII) that also satisfies GPR
  • Rockhurst elective (3) (PLII or THII)
  • CS 421 Fundamentals of Data Communication (UMKC) (3)*  CS K421 (RU) (3)*

       or

  • CS 420 Introductory Networking and Applications (UMKC) (3)*  CS K420 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 451 Software Engineering (UMKC) (3)*  CS K451 (RU) (3)*
  • CS 3XX or 4XX Computer Science Elective (UMKC) (3)*
  • CS 4XX Computer Science Elective (UMKC) (3)*

Total: 18 hours

 

Total Degree Hours Required: 135

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