Computer Science BS/MS - Requirements

Mathematics, Computer Science and Physics Department

5 Year Program

 

128+24=152 Credits

 

COMPUTER SCIENCE-REQUIRED  COURSES

(24-25 credits)

 
CSCI 1205 Introduction to Computer Programming 3
CSCI 2215 Introduction to Computer Science 3
CSCI 2232 Data Structures 3
CSCI 2247 Assembly Language Programming 3
CSCI 2255 Discrete Structures 3
CSCI 3315 Software Design 3
CSCI 3371 Modeling & Simulation 3
                      OR  
MATH 3303 Probability and Statistics 4
CSCI 4391 Senior Project I  1
                     AND  
CSCI 4392 Senior Project II  2
                               OR  
CSCI 4498 Internship 3
COMPUTER SCIENCE - ELECTIVE COURSES

(12-18 credits)

 
From 3000 level or higher    
CSCI   3
CSCI   3
CSCI   3
CSCI   3
CSCI   3
CSCI   3
 

COGNATE REQUIREMENTS- MATHEMATICS

                        (14-15 credits)

 
MATH 1203 Calculus I 4
MATH 2202 Calculus II 4
MATH 3318 Differential Equations  OR 3
MATH 3220

Linear Algebra

3
 

AND

 
 

One course to be selected from offerings in mathematics above the level of Math 2000

 

 
REQUIRED DUAL COURSES APPLIED TOWARDS UNDEGRADUATE DEGREE (9 credits)
CSCI 6603 Computer Architecture 3
CSCI 6623 Database Systems 3
CSCI 6638 Operating Systems  3
     
  Additional Graduate Courses to complete MS degree

 (24 credits)

CSCI 6620 Software Engineering 3
CSCI 7645 Systems Programming 3
 
GRADUATE ELECTIVES - COMPUTER SCIENCE                    (18 credits)  

 

Students also take (53 - 56 credits) of General Education Requirements, and can choose to minor in other fields as well as take free electives

 

Contact:

Laila Khreisat, Ph.D.
Department Chair
Tel: 973-443-8680
Fax: 973-443-8683
khreisat@fdu.edu

Department of Mathematics Computer Science and Physics
Fairleigh Dickinson University
285 Madison Ave - M-ZN2-02
Madison, NJ 07940

Office Location
ZEN 250, Room 257

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