Winthrop University: Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity
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Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity

General Education

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Shared Skills and Proficiencies
   
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 Composition

3

HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

3

    Oral Communication Met in major with CSCI 327 0
    Technology Met in major with CSCI 207 and 327 0
    Intensive Writing Met in major with CSCI 327 0
    Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with other requirement 0-3
    Physical Activity See approved list 1
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines    
Global Perspectives See approved list

3

Historical Perspectives See approved list

3

Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives

 

Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Humanities and Arts See approved list; must include 2 designators

6

Quantitative Skills and Natural Science (3 courses)  
    Quantitative Skills Met in major with MATH 105 or 201 and QMTH 205 0
Natural Science See approved list; must include a lab science

3-4

Subtotal   32-36
Requirements for the Major:

68.5-69.5

ACCT 280 Introduction to Financial Accounting

3

ACCT 281 Introduction to Managerial Accounting

3

ACCT 521 Fraud and Forensics

3

CSCI 101B Using Microsoft Excel

0.5

CSCI 207 & 208 Intro to Computer Science I & II

8

CSCI 210 Programming Tools

1

CSCI 224 Foundations and Principles of Cybersecurity

3

CSCI 243 Web Programming

3

CSCI 271 Algorithm Analysis and Data Strc

4

CSCI 311 Computer Architecture and Org

4

CSCI 324 Enterprise System Administration and Security

3

CSCI 327 Social Implications of Computing

3

CSCI 355 Database Processing

3

CSCI 411  Operating Systems

3

CSCI 421 Cyber Forensics

3

CSCI 424 Ethical Hacking

3

CSCI 453 Special Topics in Cybersecurity

3

CSCI 466 Networking Processing

3

CSCI 469 Cloud Computing

3

MATH 105 or 201 Applied Calculus, Calculus I

3-4

MATH 261 Foundations of Discrete Math 3
QMTH 205  Quantitative Methods in Business 3
Electives  

14.5-19.5

Total  

120

Last Updated: 10/4/21