Program of Study
Computer Technology

 

Database Development & Administration

 



The following outline is for students declaring their major Fall 2006 or later and before Fall 2008. All other COSC majors should visit their advisors with any questions.

 

I. REQUIRED COURSES (34 semester hours)

COSC 112 Computer Science I 4
COSC 113 Computer Science II 4
CTEC 114 Computing Tools & Environments 3
CTEC 214 Client Operating Systems 4
COSC 208 Discrete Structures 3
CTEC 222 UNIX Operating System 3
COSC 214 Data Structures & Algorithms 4
CTEC 226 Intro. to Database Development 3
CTEC 294 PC Architectures 3
CTEC 302 Computer Networking 3

II. DATABASE DEVELOPMENT & ADMIN.
REQUIRED COURSES(12 semester hours)

CTEC 300 Database Architecture 3
CTEC 324 Database App. Development 3
COSC 420 Database Management 3
CTEC 424 Database Administration 3

III CTEC PROGRAM ELECTIVES
(
18 semester hours)

NOTE: A student in one track may take a CTEC or COSC course not required by their track as an elective, provided the student satisfies the prerequisites(s) for the selected course. Technical courses from other diciplines may be allowed with prior approval by the department chairperson.

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IV. REQUIRED MATHEMATICS COURSES (7 semester hours)

MATH 215 Elements of Calculus 4
MATH 240 Probability & Statistics 3

V. REQUIRED NATURAL LABORATORY SCIENCES (7-8 semester hours)

Two courses from two different natural sciences. At least one course must have an associated laboratory experience. For example:

BIOL Biology Science
CHEM Chemistry
PHSC Physcial Science
PHYS Physics

VI. REQUIRED ENGLISH COURSE
(3 semester hours)

ENGL 362 Advanced Tech & Prof Writing 3

NOTE: Computer Technology majors must earn a grade of "C" or better in each course in areas I through VI above.

   

VII. GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
(27 semester hours)

COMMUNICATION SKILLS (6 semester hours)

ENGL 101 Composition & Literature I 3
ENGL 102 Composition & Literature II 3

ARTS & HUMANITIES (9 semester hours)

COMM 101 Oral Communicatio0n 3
______ ___ Arts & Humanities Electives 6

Choose from designated General Education courses in art, literature, modern languages, music, philosophy, speech, theater, and interdisciplinary Arfrican American studies. No more than two courses may be from one discipline.

SOCIAL SCIENCES (12 semester hours)

HIST 114 African American History or 3
HIST 115 African American History 3
____ ___ Social Science Electives 9

Choose from designated General Education Courses in anthropology, economics, geography, history, political science, psychology, social work, sociology, or interdisciplinary social science. No more than two courses may be from one discipline.

NOTE: Science, Mathematics, and Emerging Issues General Education Requirements are satisfied by required courses in areas I through V.

Note: The department reserves the right to specify suitable General Education courses, in keeping wit COMAR, for its majors.

VII. INSTITUTIONAL REQUIREMENTS
(6 semester hours)

FRESHMEN SEMINAR (3 semester hours)

FRSE 101 Freshman Seminar 3

Freshmen Seminar (FRSE 101) is required for all entering freshmen and for all transfer students with fewer than 12 credits.

HEALTH AND WELLNESS (3 semester hours)

Choose one of the courses designed for this category.

HEED 102 Life and Health 3
IDIS 210 Issues in Women's Health 3

GENERAL ELECTIVES
The remaining credits needed to make the total of at least 120 should be chosen by the student in consultation with his/her advisor.




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