Computer Science

If you want to get a a bachelor's degree with a major in computer science, our Field of Study for Computer Science, plus the Core Curriculum, is designed for you.

You can transfer these courses to other Texas public colleges and universities. They apply to bachelor's degrees of computer science.

This field of study may also be applied to a Bachelor of Arts or other baccalaureate-level computer science degree as deemed appropriate by the awarding institution.

Fields of study are valid only when no course substitutions are made.

You should consult an academic advisor regarding transfer to a specific college or university.

Core Curriculum Courses (42 Hours)

Select courses from the Core Curriculum

Computer Science Field of Study (32 Hours)

Computer Science

  • COSC-1436 Programming Fundamentals I
  • COSC-1437 Programming Fundamentals II
  • COSC-2425 Computer Organization
  • COSC-2436 Programming Fundamentals III

Note: Not all of these courses are required for the computer science major at all universities but may apply to general degree requirements. Be sure to check with your academic advisor about your specific college or university's requirements.


  • MATH-2413 Calculus I*
  • MATH-2414 Calculus II


  • PHYS-2425 University Physics I*
  • PHYS-2426 University Physics II*

* Fulfills a TCC core curriculum requirement.

Community and technical colleges can use this field of study curriculum as a guide for structuring a transfer curriculum in computer science.


Updated December 17, 2015


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