Jan 30, 2023
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. The full list of MCC AA requirements can be found in the MCC Catalog.
AA General Education Requirements: 42 Semester Hours
The below courses can be taken as part of the general education program at MCC. If these courses are not taken at MCC, they must be completed at UCM.
All students must complete a minimum of 42 credit hours in general education. Some majors require additional hours due to required coursework. See The The General Education Program Requirements for full listing of requirements at UCM.
AA Elective Options: 14 Semester Hours
The below courses are required for BS Computer Science majors and may be taken as part of the 14 required elective hours for the AA degree at MCC. If these courses are not taken at MCC, they must be completed at UCM.
AA General Degree Requirements: 4 Semester Hours
The below courses can be taken at MCC as part of the AA General Degree Requirements. If not taken at MCC, they must be taken at UCM.
See complete list of General Degree Requirements in the MCC Catalog.
Minimum Total Hours Required for MCC AA: 60 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 of Arts degree. Any courses listed above not taken at MCC must be completed as part of BS requirements.
Core Major Requirements: 21-24 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.
Electives from the Following (Computer Science): 3-9 Semester Hours
General Education Requirements: 3 Semester Hours
The following general education classes are required for this major:
Upper-Level (3000/4000) Electives: 0-6 Semester Hours
Upper-level (3000/4000) elective hours may vary depending on transfer coursework and course selection at UCM. Students must take at least 30 upper-level hours to graduate. Courses taken at MCC that articulate to upper-level UCM courses do not count towards upper-level hours.
Free Electives: 2-30 Semester Hours
Elective hours may vary depending on transfer coursework and course selection at UCM.
Minimum Total Hours Required for BS: 120 Semester Hours
* Course cannot be used as both an elective and core requirement.
This guide is based on the UCM 2019 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.