May 21, 2019  
2018-19 Virginia Western Academic Catalog 
2018-19 Virginia Western Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Science: Computer Science Specialization, A.S.

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Associate of Science

Purpose: This curriculum is designed for students who plan to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a non-Engineering based baccalaureate degree in computer science or information technology. Students desiring a four-year Engineering Computer Science degree should consider the program under the Engineering A.S.

Admission Requirements: Applicants must meet the requirements for admission to credit-level coursework established by the college.

Developmental Requirements: Students who do not place into college-level English will be required to take developmental courses.

Students who do not demonstrate proficiency in MTE 1 MTE 2 MTE 3 MTE 4 MTE 5 MTE 6 MTE 7 MTE 8  and MTE 9  will be required to take developmental courses.

It is strongly recommended that developmental education requirements be completed as soon as possible. 

While a course may satisfy a requirement for a Virginia Western program, it may not fulfill a requirement at a four-year institution. Students who intend to transfer should verify specific program requirements with their four-year institution. Students with questions about the differences in the computer science/ information technology degrees at Virginia Western should contact the program head before enrolling.

Total Minimum Credits for Degree: 61

Please select the science sequence most appropriate for the intended transfer institution. Check with your transfer institution to determine if a sequence of science classes is required.

SDV 108  will satisfy the SDV 101 requirement. SDV 108 is for developmental English students.

* This course has a requisite. 


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