Student ID:__________________________ Student Name:_______________________ Adviser Name:_______________________ Catalog: Guam Community College 2017-2018 Catalog Program: Computer Science, A.S. Minimum Credits Required:__________________

Computer Science, A.S.

Program Mission

The mission of the Computer Science program is to provide students with foundational knowledge and skills to enter a technology-enhanced workforce and to keep current with rapid technology changes.

Program Description

The Associate of Science in Computer Science provides students with foundational knowledge and skills to enter a technology-enhanced workforce and be able to stay   current with rapid technology changes. The program will provide opportunities for working as a system analysts who design computer systems for processing information, programmers who write instructions and translate them into a machine readable language, computer operators who monitor and control computer systems and retrieve results, and data entry personnel who enter information and instructions into the computer.


Program Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs):

Upon successful completion of the AS in Computer Science program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate a solid foundation in the core areas of computer science, as well as knowledge of advanced topics in the field.
  2. Evaluate computer-based glitches and provide options to resolve problems.
  3. Write codes using appropriate programming language to resolve faults and glitches.


A. General Education Requirements

Please refer to the new General Education requirements in this catalog.

Minimum Total General Education Requirements - 19

B. Technical Requirements

Course NameTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
CS 101 - Introduction to Computer Systems & Information Technology (3) +
CS 102 - Computer Operations (3) +
CS 103 - Report Program Generator (RPG) (3) +
CS 104 - Visual Basic Programming (3) +
CS 110 - Introduction to the Internet (3)
CS 112 - Introduction to Linux (3)
CS 203 - Systems Analysis & Design (3) +
CS 204 - C++ Programming (3) +
CS 205 - Network Communications (4)
CS 206 - Java I (3)
CS 252 - Advanced RPG (3) +

Total Technical Requirements - 34

C. Related General Education and Technical Electives Requirements

Course NameTerm TakenGradeGen Ed
OA 211 - Business Communication (3) +

and at least seven (7) credits from the following list of courses:

EE 211 - It Essentials I (4)
EE 215 - It Essentials II (3) +
CS 202 - COBOL (3) +
CS 210A - Configuring Windows Systems (3)
OA 220 - Spreadsheet Systems (3)
OA 210 - Database Management Systems (3)

Total Advanced Technical Requirements - 10

Minimum Total Credits Required - 63