Computer Science

Prerequisites for specific courses are noted in the IVCC Catalog.

WHAT FOLLOWS IS A SAMPLE CURRICULUM FOR FULL-TIME STUDENTS pursuing either an Associate in Arts Degree or Associate in Science Degree (guide sheets in Counseling Center).  Program requirements vary from university to university.  Consult a Counselor to choose your courses.

First YearCredits
CSI 1011 Computer Science I4  
ENG 1001 English Composition I3  
SPH 1001 Fundamentals of Speech3  
CSI 1012 Object Oriented Programming  4
ENG 1002 English Composition II  3
Humanities Group I  3
Social Science  3
Humanities/Fine Arts Group I, II, or III  3
Year Total: 14 16
Second YearCredits
CSI 2011 Computer Science II4  
Social Science3  
Health and Wellness1  
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement3  
Life or Physical Science Lab4  
Fine Arts Group II  3
Humanities/Fine Arts Group, I, II, III, IV  3
Major Course - Select a Univ. requirement  3
Social Science  3
Life or Physical Science  3
Year Total: 15 15
Total Credit Hours:  60


  • Minimum 60 Semester Hours with 2.0 GPA
  • Gen Ed Requirements for AA or AS degree
  • "C" or better in ENG 1001, ENG 1002, and SPH 1001
  • Non-western requirement (1 course)
  • Application for Graduation

ACT 1010, 1020, CSI 1002, 1013, 2012
ECN 2002, 2004
MTH 1006, 1007, 2001, 2002, 2003

For Science Gen Ed requirements 1 course must be completed in Life Science and 1 course in Physical Science. Based on transfer school, student may need a 4 or 5 hour Math course the Fall of Year 1.

There may be additional requirements in the sample curriculum above. Consult with a Counselor to develop your individual plan of study.