May 27, 2024  
2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Guide MCC AAS Computer Science & Info Systems: Software Development to UCM BS Computer Science: Computer Networking Option

Metropolitan Community College

The below courses are required for Computer Science majors and can be fulfilled at MCC as part of the AAS Computer Science and Information Systems: Software Development requirements. If these courses are not taken at MCC, they must be completed at UCM. The full list of AAS requirements can be found in the MCC catalog.

Students who transfer to UCM with an Associate of Applied Science degree will need to complete the general education requirements at UCM. Some courses are outlined below. See UCM General Education Requirements at the bottom of this guide.

AAS General Education Requirements: 18-23 Semester Hours

The below courses are recommended to be taken at MCC as part of the AAS degree and fulfill UCM general education/major requirements (listed in parentheses).

Specific Program/Emphasis Area Requirements: 42 Semester Hours

Minimum Total Hours Required for MCC AAS: 61-66 Semester Hours

UCM BS Computer Science: Computer Networking Option

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

Major Requirements: 42 Semester Hours

Computer Networking Option: 15 Semester Hours

Electives from the Following: 6-15 Semester Hours

6 hours will be fulfilled at MCC using CSIS 228 (CS 3120) and CSIS 279 (CS 4130). Additional course options listed below.

General Education Requirements: 21 Semester Hours

The following General Education requirements will need to be completed at UCM. Hours may vary depending on transfer coursework. Please review the General Education  page for the full list of requirements.

Free Choice Electives

Additional hours may be required depending on transfer coursework and course selection at UCM. Hours must reach at least 120 overall with at least 30 at upper-level.

Upper-level courses have course numbers in the 3000’s or 4000’s. Courses taken at MCC that transfer to UCM as upper-level 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.