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Academics and Curriculum

The Computer and Information Science program at East-West University offers a Bachelor of Science
(B.S.) degree program and an Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree.

Associate of Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree in Computer and Information Science

  • 32 credit hours in the University’s general education core courses.
  • 12 credit hours in the cognate or supporting fields.
  •  48 credit hours in the major field of concentration.

Read more: Curriculum of A.A.S. – Computer and Information Science

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Computer and Information Science

  • 64 credit hours in the University’s general education core courses which should include:
    • 20 credit hours in English and Communications of a level higher than EN150.
    • 20 credit hours in Mathematics and Science.
    • 20 credit hours in the Humanities and Behavioral Sciences.
    • 4 credit hours in Computer and Information Science, CI101 required.
  • 52 credit hours in Computer and Information Science courses which should include:
    • – CI215, CI216, CI245, CI246, CI256, CI275, CI301, CI310, CI321, CI354, CI355, CI358, and
      CI492/DM490*. (* Digital Media Specialist only)
  • 12 credit hours in cognate and supporting field courses:
    • – BS101, MT160, and MT201/EN175*. (* Digital Media Specialist only)
  • 32 credit hours from any of the following concentrations: Business Analysis Specialist, Web
    Technology Specialist, Information Systems Analyst, Digital Media Specialist, Software Engineering
    Specialist, and Telecommunications Specialist.
  • 20 credit hours of electives of which 8 credit hours should be at the 300 or 400 level.

Read more: Curriculum of B.S. – Computer and Information Science