2015-2016 General Catalog 
    May 20, 2018  
2015-2016 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science, H.B.S. - Honors Entertainment Arts & Engineering Emphasis

Major Requirements for Computer Science - Entertainment Arts & Engineering

School of Computing
Merrill Engineering Building 3190

Minimum Degree Hours: 124
Minimum Major Hours: 124

Admission Requirements

  • A minimum cumulative gpa of 3.0 must be maintained in all pre-major courses to apply to the major.
  • A minimum cumulative gpa of 3.0 must be maintained overall to apply to the major.

Graduation Requirements

  • A minimum cumulative gpa of 2.50 is required for graduation.
  • A minimum cumulative gpa of 2.50 must be maintained in all CS courses for graduation.

Pre-Major Requirements

See SoC undergraduate handbook for information on applying to the CS major

Math/Science Requirements

Series Requirement

Theory Requirement

Complete 1 course(s)

CS Elective

Complete 2 CS elective courses.

  • CS 4010 - 5999 (Except: Required CS Courses, CS 4190, 5010, 5040)

Breadth & Depth Requirement

Fine Arts Exploration - Required

Upper-Division General Education

Complete 2 course(s)

  • Select FF, HF, BF, DV or IR courses (must be 3000-level or higher).

Honors Required Courses - Engineering [Official]

Students who complete the Honors Degree requirements AND maintain a 3.5 gpa will receive the Honors Degree (H.B.S.) designation on their diploma.

See Honors College  for more information.


Other Options

  • Honors courses (HONOR or HON attribute) that meet general education (AI, FF, or BF) or bachelor’s degree (IR or DV) requirements
  • Honors Internship (Partnership with Hinckley Institute)
  • Honors Think Tank (3 electives, 9 credit hours)
  • Study Abroad (needs approval, look at Honors website)


Complete 1 Honors Thesis course (DEPT 4999) in your major department.

Final thesis must be approved by Honors Advisor.