Richard Jelier, Ph.D.

Richard Jelier, Ph.D.

"Grand Valley has a great integration of teaching, research, and service." - Richard Jelier, School of Public, Nonprofit, and Health Administration Read More

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Southwestern Michigan College

Program Guide: Computer Science

First Year

First Semester
ENGL 103 3
MATH 141 4
U.S. Diversity elective 3
SPEE 102 3
History elective 3
16
Second Semester
MATH 142 4
MATH 150 3
ENGL 104 3
World Perspectives elective 3
Science Lab elective 4
17
 

NOTES:

  • Degree offered: B.S., B.A. Students seeking a B.A. degree must demonstrate third semester proficiency in a foreign language.
  • Students should transfer after one year of basic courses. The required computer science courses are not available at SMC.
  • The Computer Science major at GVSU requires secondary admission. Consult with an academic advisor at GVSU concerning these requirements.
  • U.S. Diversity electives:  SOCI 202, SOCI 203, SOCI 240
  • World Perspectives electives:  GERM 202, PHIL 201, SOCI 101, SPAN 202
  • History electives:  HIST 101, HIST 102, HIST 201, HIST 202
  • To speak with a GVSU academic advisor about the Computer Science degree, please call 616.331.6025.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

Job opportunities in the computer industry are expected to grow rapidly, particularly as computers are used to solve problems in ever-expanding areas, including accounting and business management services and research and development. Positions in the computer field include those in computer programming, systems analysis, systems programming, applications programming, software engineering, telecommunications, computer operations, and a variety of positions in computer sales, design, manufacturing, and customer service.

Admissions Office • 1 Campus Drive • Allendale MI 49401-9403
Phone (616) 331-2025 • 1-800-748-0246 • admissions@gvsu.edu