University of Vermont

2013-2014 Catalogue

Computer Science: Computer Science and Information Systems (Bachelor of Science)

Specific Requirements

A minimum of 120 credits are required and must include the following:

  • Computer Science (thirty-eight credits): CS 014, one introductory programming course chosen from CS 016, CS 021, or equivalent; with the core: CS 064, CS 110, CS 121, CS 124, CS 148, and CS 292; plus fifteen additional credits including three credits at the 100-level or above (CS 123 is recommended for students who wish to pursue graduate study in computer science) and nine credits at the 200-level.
  • Business Administration (twenty-seven credits): BSAD 060, BSAD 061, BSAD 120, BSAD 132, BSAD 141, BSAD 143, BSAD 150, BSAD 173, BSAD 180.
  • Economics (six credits): EC 011, EC 012.
  • Mathematics (nine to eleven credits): MATH 019 and MATH 020, or MATH 021 and MATH 022 (recommended).
  • Statistics (three credits): STAT 141.
  • Natural Science (eight to ten credits): One laboratory science sequence, selected from the following:

  • Writing (three credits): ENGS 001, ENGS 050, or ENGS 053.
  • Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences (eighteen credits): eighteen additional credits chosen from courses in ALANA U.S. Ethnic Studies, anthropology, art history, art studio, classics, communication sciences, dance, economics, English, Film and Television Studies, foreign language, geography, Global and Regional Studies, history, Holocaust Studies, linguistics, music, philosophy, political science, psychology, religion, sociology, theatre, Women's and Gender Studies, and World Literature.
  • Credits used to fulfill the University' Approved Category One and Two Diversity courses may also be applied to the above distribution requirements as appropriate.

No more than three grades of D+, D, or D- in computer science courses numbered CS 123 and higher, and business administration courses at the 100-level and higher.


A sample course sequence can be found on the Department of Computer Science Link out of catalogue site. website.