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2015 - 2017 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog 
2015 - 2017 UTPB Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science, BS

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Degree Requirements

The total credits required for a B.S. in Computer Science are 120. At least 48 sch must be from upper level courses.

General Education Requirements

Communication (6 sch)

Mathematics (3 or 4 sch)

Political Science (U.S., State of Texas and Local Government) (6 sch)

Creative Arts (3 sch)

* UNIV courses are open to students in the Honors Program only.

Component Area (3 sch)

Computer Use

All majors must demonstrate a basic use of JAVA.

Major Requirements

Additional Requirements

In addition to the common core, the student majoring in Computer Science is required to complete five advanced Computer Science courses. These courses will be determined in consultation with the Computer Science faculty.


Students at U. T. Permian Basin majoring in Computer Science are required to have a minor. The choice of the minor is up to the student but should be selected to further the student’s education objectives.

Teacher Certification and TExES Requirements

Candidates for TExES tests in Computer Science 8-12 must complete the courses for the BS in Computer Science.

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