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BCSA CURRICULUM

The Bachelor of Computer Science and Arts (BCSA) degree has three main curricular components:

1) BCSA General Education (Gen Ed)
The BCSA General Education is a distinctive core curriculum that provides a foundation in humanities, social sciences, natural sciences, and mathematics. In addition, students are required to fulfill BXA-specific courses.

1. Writing (1 course)
2. Cultural Analysis (1 course)
3. Mathematics (2 courses)
4. Science & Engineering (2 courses)
5. Economic, Political, & Social Institutions or Cognition, Choice & Behavior (1 course)
6. One additional course from one the following departments: English, History, Modern Languages, Philosophy, or Psychology (1 course)
7. University Requirement: Computing @ Carnegie Mellon (1 mini-course)
8. BXA Required Courses (5 courses)

BCSA Gen Ed course requirements [PDF]

2) College of Fine Arts (CFA) Concentration
Students choose their fine arts concentration from among the five schools in CFA: Architecture, Art, Design, Drama, or Music. A student must meet entry requirements for the specific CFA school of their choice. While in the BCSA Program, a student may change their CFA concentration only if they pass all admission requirements for that particular CFA school.

CFA concentration course requirements [PDF]:
Architecture | Art | Design | Drama | Music

3) School of Computer Science (SCS) Concentration
Students choose their computer science concentration according to the requirement established by the School of Computer Science.

SCS Concentration course requirements [PDF]

BCSA DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

BCSA General Education
CFA Concentration
SCS Concentration
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121 units
108 units
111 units
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Curriculum
340 units
Free Electives
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+ 40 units
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TOTAL REQUIRED
FOR GRADUATION

380 UNITS

The BCSA Curriculum can also be found in the Undergraduate Catalog along with BXA Academic Standards.

 
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