Jul 19, 2024  
2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Guide MCC AA to UCM BS Computer Science, Computer Science Option

Metropolitan Community College

The below courses are required for BS Computer Science majors and can be fulfilled at MCC as part of the AA requirements. If these courses are not taken at MCC, they must be completed at UCM. The full list of MCC AA requirements can be found in the MCC Catalog.​

Students who transfer to UCM with an Associate of Arts degree are considered to have met all general education requirements at UCM, except for those specifically required by the major (see UCM General Education Requirements below, if applicable).

AA General Education Requirements: 42 Semester Hours

AA Elective Options: 14 Semester Hours

AA General Degree Requirements: 4 Semester Hours

Minimum Total Hours Required for MCC AA: 60 Semester Hours

UCM BS Computer Science

The below list of courses represents the requirements a student will have left to complete after transferring to UCM with an Associate in Arts degree. Any courses listed above not taken at MCC must be completed as part of BS requirements.

Computer Science Option: 6-28 Semester Hours

Required Courses: 3 Semester Hours

Electives from the Following (Math/Statistics): 0-3 Semester Hours

Elective hours can be fulfilled at MCC as part of the AA elective requirements. The below courses are additional enrollment options.

Electives from the Following (Science): 0-10 Semester Hours

Elective hours can be fulfilled at MCC as part of the AA general education requirements and/or AA elective requirements. The following courses are additional enrollment options.

General Education Requirements: 3 Semester Hours

The following general education classes are required for this major:

Free Choice Electives: 5-27 Semester Hours

Elective hours may vary depending on transfer coursework and course selection at UCM.

Students must take at least 30 upper-level (3000/4000) hours to graduate. Courses taken at MCC that articulate to upper-level UCM courses do not count towards upper-level hours.

Minimum Total Hours Required for BS: 120 Semester Hours

This guide is based on the UCM 2020 Undergraduate Catalog and is subject to change. This guide is a recommendation only and your actual program may vary. Time to degree completion and course sequencing will depend on any credits transferred to UCM and on planned placement in math, reading, and writing. See the current UCM Undergraduate Catalog and MCC Course Catalog for a complete listing of academic policies, curriculum, prerequisites, and course descriptions.