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COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES

Certificate in Computer Programming

The student must complete the following courses at IUSB with a grade of C- or better.

CSCI-C 101 Computer Programming I (4 cr.)
CSCI-C 151 Multi-user Operating Systems (2 cr.)
CSCI-C 201 Computer Programming II (4 cr.)
CSCI-C 243 Introduction to Data Structures (4 cr.)

In addition, the student must take and pass ENG-W 130 Pre-Composition with a grade of C or better, or else must score at the non-remedial level (i.e., at the level that would permit them to take W131 English Composition) on the IUSB placement exam in Composition.

Additional information:  Student Consumer Information About this Program

For a list of Computer Science Courses click here.


Policy Regarding Certificates in Computer Science
Policy: Starting February 9th 2001, the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences has a new policy regarding the awarding of Certificates in Computer Science.  Students in computer science can not receive a Certificate in Computer Science at the same time as they receive an AS or BS degree in Computer Science.  The rationale is that an AS or BS degree would include the requirement of a certificate program, so there is no need to award a certificate at the same time as the AS or BS.
Students seeking certificates in computer science should make sure that they ask for and receive their certificates at the proper time so such a conflict does not arise.  This typically means that you can not receive a certificate in the same semester as an AS or BS.