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University Studies Program requirements (USP)
Requirements each undergraduate student at UK must complete to earn any degree. A description of each component of USP and courses are found in the UK Bulletin online. and of its Computer Science portion here.
University Graduation Requirements
UK has four graduation requirements that must be satisfied to earn your degree. These are the basic skills mathematics requirement, second tier writing requirement, residence requirement, and the graduation application requirement.
These requirements are proposed for Fall 2006 to meet ABET Accreditation Criteria. Applies to students entering the university Fall 2006 and after.
Pre-Engineering Courses Course Title Credit Hours ENG 1041 English Composition 4 CS-100 Computer Science Professions 1 CS 115/215 Computer Science I/II 7 CS-216 Intro. to Software Engineering 3 CS-275 Discrete Mathematics 4 MA 1131/114 Calculus I/II 8 PHY-231/2411 Physics I + Lab 5 Additional Required Courses Course Title Credit Hours Natural Sciences Electives these Science courses are in addition to Physics 6 PHY-232/2421 Physics II + Lab 5 COM-181, 252, 281, 2871 Communications 3 MA-213 Calculus III 4 EE-280 Design of Logic Circuits 3 STA-281 Statistics 3 CS/EE-380 Machine Organization 3 CS-315 Data Structures & Algorithms 3 MA/CS-321 Numerical Analysis 3 CS-375 Logic & Theory of Computing 3 CS-470 Operating Systems 3 CS-499 Senior Project 3 ENG Writing Graduation Requirement for USP 3 Computer Science Electives (see below) 9 Technical Electives (see below) 12 Electives 2 from areas other than CS, MA, science, or engineering 6
1 - these courses can be used to satisfy USP requirements
2 - one of the courses may be used to satisfy the USP Free Elective requirement.
Computer Science Electives
Three 300-level or above CS courses including at least two of: CS-335, 405, 441, 450, and 463 — 9 credit hours
12 credit hours selected from 300-level or greater MA, CS, EE or B&E courses. MA-214 is also acceptable. — 12 credit hours
Natural Science Electives
Two courses in addition to the required Physics (check with the advisor for acceptable courses) — 6 credit hours
University Studies Program (USP) requirements must be satisfied.
Credit and Grade Point Hour Requirements
128 credit hours minimum with a 2.0 GPA overall and in your major courses.