Computer Science (AS) Associate of Science

This degree is recommended for students who plan to pursue Bachelor of Science degrees in computer science. This is a recommended curriculum only. Some courses may be taken in different order, and students do not have to complete the degree in four semesters.

Program of Study
First Semester16 Credits
COSC 1436 Programming Fundamentals I 4
COSC 1301 Introduction to Computing 3
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
HIST American History * 3
MATH Mathematics * 3
Second Semester17 Credits
COSC 1437 Programming Fundamentals II 4
MATH 2413 Calculus 4
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
HIST American History * 3
Elective Creative Arts * 3
Third Semester14 Credits
COSC 2425 Computer Organization 4
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3
COMMUNICATION Communication * 3
SCIENCE Life and Physical Sciences * 4
Fourth Semester13 Credits
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3
SCIENCE Life and Physical Sciences * 4
Elective Language, Philosophy, and Culture * 3
Elective Social and Behavioral Sciences * 3
Total Credit Hours for Computer Science Associate of Science60 credits

*Core Curriculum Options 

**Requires a "B" or better to transfer to Lamar University.

View course descriptions here: Course Catalog