Bachelor of Science in Mathematical Sciences, Information Technology Emphasis

Degree Requirements

Completion of requirements for a bachelor’s degree

  • A minimum of 120 academic (non-PE) semester hours of credit.
  • At least 42 academic credits must be upper division (300- to 400-level).
  • A cumulative scholastic average of 2.0.
  • General education courses must be completed with an average GPA of at least 2.0.
  • All general education, major, minor, area of concentration, or teacher licensure requirements must be satisfied.
  • All students must demonstrate writing proficiency by the end of the sophomore year.
  • No D grade may apply to a major or minor field.

Completion of the following required courses:

  • MATH 106: College Algebra GT-MA1 (3 hours)
  • MATH 205: Intro to Statistical Methods (3 hours)
  • CSCI 104: Fundamentals of Programming (3 hours)
  • CSCI 205: Computer Science I (5 hours)
  • CSCI 224: Discrete Concepts (3 hours)
  • CSCI 235: Foundations of Networks (3 hours)
  • CSCI 307: Prgrming Languages & Platforms (3 hours)
  • CSCI 317: Computer System & Architecture (4 hours)
  • CSCI 341: Web Design (3 hours)
  • CSCI 343: Database Systems (3 hours)
  • CSCI 435: Advanced Networking (3 hours)
  • CSCI 471: Senior Capstone I (1 hours)
  • CSCI 472: Senior Capstone II (1 hours)
  • IT 151: Prodctvty Sftware Appln Assmnt (1 hours)
  • IT 152: Practical Unix (2 hours)
  • IT 240: Information Assurance/Security (3 hours)
  • IT 253: Platform Tech/Systm Admin (3 hours)
  • IT 345: System Integration/Architectur (3 hours)
  • IT 355: System Admin/Maintenance (3 hours)
  • IT 386: Information Technology Practicum (3 hours)
  • IT 446: Project Mgmt/Sys Analsis/Desgn (3 hours)
  • IT 379: Special Topics (1 TO 3 hours)
  • BUS 265: Business Communications (3 hours)

Two of the following courses (6 credits):

  • BUS 207: Principles of Accounting I (3 hours)
  • ECON 255: Macroeconomics Principles (3 hours)
  • ECON 256: Microeconomics Principles (3 hours)
  • BUS 361: Principles of Management (3 TO 4 hours)
  • BUS 401: Organizational Behavior (3 hours)

Additional Support Courses:

  • ENG 226: Basic English Grammar (3 hours)
  • ENG 357: Introduction to Linguistics (3 hours) OR ENG 363: Advanced Composition (3 hours)
  • OR
  • 1 year of foreign language