2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook 
    
    Apr 25, 2024  
2022-2023 Catalog and Student Handbook [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CSN AA Computer Science Map for Transfer to UNLV BS Computer Science Major


JOB/EMPLOYMENT INFO:  www.csn.edu/cetarea

WHO SHOULD USE THIS ACADEMIC MAP
This academic map should be used by CSN students who are completing the Computer Science, AA  at CSN AND PLAN to transfer to UNLV to complete a BS Computer Science Major upon graduating from CSN.
 
HOW THIS ACADEMIC MAP IS SET UP
The academic map is set up to show students the ideal path to completing the degree in four (4) semesters.  Students who cannot take the map’s recommended number of credits each semester will take longer to complete the degree, graduate and transfer.  Please note - This map adds up to a total of 62 credits.
 
CSN AA COMPUTER SCIENCE DESCRIPTION
The Associate of Arts degree in Computer Science is a general transfer program for students who are planning to transfer to baccalaureate-level institutions. A secondary objective is employment upon completion of the degree.
 
This program provides the knowledge and skills that leads to further, specialized study of Computer Science at a four-year college or university. It satisfies the first two years of most Computer Science degrees. The Associate of Arts degree includes skills in mathematics, communication (oral, written, and listening), systems programming, systems analysis and design, and computer science fundamentals.
 

Semester #1 (16 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes 

  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester EXCEPT for English Composition where it is a C- or higher.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.

Semester Milestones

  • Students MUST MEET with an advisor or counselor BEFORE REGISTERING for their NEXT SEMESTER.

Semester #2 (17 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes 

  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.

Semester Milestones

  • Students MUST MEET with an advisor or counselor BEFORE REGISTERING for their NEXT SEMESTER.

Semester #3 (16 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes 

  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.

Semester Milestones

  • Students MUST MEET with an advisor or counselor BEFORE REGISTERING for their NEXT SEMESTER.

Semester #4 (13 Total Minimum Credit Hours)


Semester Notes 

  • Student MUST earn a grade of C or higher in each course for this semester.
  • Click on a course to see more information about that course including description, prerequisites and credit value.

Semester Milestones

  • APPLY FOR GRADUATION by the deadline.  Click www.csn.edu/graduation for more information on applying for graduation.