Computer Science Major
The computer science major may be taken toward either the Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree awards. The B.A. degree in computer science requires a total of 14 courses, and the B.S. degree in computer science requires a total of 16 courses.
|CISC 1400||DISCRETE STRUCTURES||3-4|
|or CISC 1401||DISCRETE STRUCTURES|
& CISC 1610
|COMPUTER SCIENCE I|
and COMPUTER SCIENCE I LAB
& CISC 2010
|COMPUTER SCIENCE II|
and COMPUTER SCIENCE II LAB
& CISC 2110
|DISCRETE STRUCTURES II|
and DISCRETE STRUCTURES II LAB 1
|CISC 2200||DATA STRUCTURES||4|
|CISC 3500||DATABASE SYSTEMS||4|
|CISC 3593||COMPUTER ORGANIZATION||4|
|CISC 3595||OPERATING SYSTEMS||4|
|CISC 4080||COMPUTER ALGORITHMS||4|
|CISC 4090||THEORY OF COMPUTATION||4|
|CISC 4615||DATA COMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKS||4|
|For the Bachelor of Arts degree|
|Select two electives 3|
|For the Bachelor of Science degree|
|CISC 4631||DATA MINING||4|
|MATH 1206||CALCULUS I 2||4|
|Select three electives 3|
Required for students entering in Fall 2017 (class of 2022) and later.
Elective courses are selected from department courses (which may include some graduate courses) or in cognate areas in consultation with a department adviser. One elective CISC course must be numbered 2000 or above, while the remaining electives must be numbered 3000 or above, excluding CISC 4001 COMPUTERS AND ROBOTS IN FILM, CISC 4650 CYBERSPACE: ISSUES AND ETHICS, and CISC 4660 MINDS, MACHINES, AND SOCIETY.
The major in computer science is available at Fordham College at Rose Hill and Fordham College at Lincoln Center. Students in Fordham School of Professional and Continuing Studies may major in computer science only if their schedules are sufficiently flexible to permit them to take day courses at the Rose Hill or Lincoln Center campuses.
Fordham College at Rose Hill students: The requirements above are in addition to those of the Core Curriculum.
Fordham College at Lincoln Center students: The requirements above are in addition to those of the Core Curriculum.
Professional and Continuing Studies students: The requirements above are in addition to those of the PCS Core Curriculum.