Computer Science Fundamentals, Certificate

The Certificate in Computer Science Fundamentals will provide students with an opportunity to specialize in a specific area of interest and add additional technical skill sets to their professional portfolio, which in turn will lead to a wider range of career opportunities in the job market. In addition, the Certificate in CS Fundamentals will help students gauge whether they would be a good fit for the Online Master of Computer and Information Technology degree. If so, they can potentially transfer all four of the courses into the degree.


Computer Science Fundamentals Requirements
CIT 5910Introduction to Software Development1
Select 3 courses from the following:3
Mathematical Foundations of Computer Science
Introduction to Computer Systems
Data Structures and Software Design
Computer Systems Programming
Algorithms and Computation
Total Course Units4

The degree and major requirements displayed are intended as a guide for students entering in the Fall of 2024 and later. Students should consult with their academic program regarding final certifications and requirements for graduation.