Lower Division Requirements at the Alamo Colleges District for an AS degree
The courses in this section meet the requirements for an Associate of Science degree. The Graduation section in any catalog of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District lists additional Degree/Certificate Requirements.
Applicable Transfer Credit Hours
This Transfer Advising Guide provides 71 college‐level hours, of which 61 will transfer and apply as MATH 2412, MATH 1314 and EDUC 1300 will transfer, but will NOT be applicable towards the Texas Tech University baccalaureate degree in Computer Science.
Note: Texas Tech University accepts a maximum of 80 college-level hours in transfer towards a baccalaureate degree.
Note: A grade of C or better is required for all courses in a TTU computer science degree plan.
Students may still take the following TTU degree required courses:
Note: For the Alamo Colleges District this transfer advising guide is degree complete and field of study complete but NOT core complete.
*** denotes Milestone Course(s).
A milestone course is a course that is critical for success in this program as determined by the Faculty of the Alamo Colleges District.
Field of Study Curriculum for Computer Science
§ denotes THECB Field of Study Curriculum Course
This Field of Study prepares students with foundational education in Computer Science. The courses instill students with fundamental concepts and provides them with hands-on experience. Students will be able to obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for success in the computer industry.
This Field of Study also provides a foundation for transfer into a 4-year computer science program.
Additional information can be found at http://www.thecb.state.tx.us/reports/PDF/0906.PDF?CFID=61442948&CFTOKEN=94747288
Texas Tech University Undergraduate Degree Requirements
Alamo Colleges District developed each Transfer Advising Guide with the understanding to account for Texas Tech University Uniform Undergraduate Degree Requirements as well as Texas Tech University college-specific requirements, if applicable.
The Texas Tech University Uniform Undergraduate Degree Requirements apply to all Texas Tech undergraduates regardless of their major or college. The requirements have six components:
- General Requirements
- Core Curriculum Requirement
- Multicultural Requirement
- Foreign Language Requirement
- Science Laboratory Requirement
- Communication Literacy Requirement
For more information on Texas Tech University Academic Requirements, visit https://catalog.ttu.edu/content.php?catoid=11&navoid=1210
Additional Texas Tech University Advising Notes
Things to do and remember upon Admission to Texas Tech University:
Using this Transfer Advising Guide with Texas Tech University
This Transfer Advising Guide represents Texas Tech’s degree plan and is subject to change at the university’s discretion. It is intended for advising purposes only so students know exactly which courses they can take at any of the colleges in the Alamo Colleges District and have the courses count towards degree requirements when they transfer to Texas Tech University. It is highly recommended that students meet with their assigned academic advisor to review all graduation and transfer requirements listed in the Transfer Advising Guide.
The ultimate goal is to provide students with accurate information for transfer pathways while minimizing loss of credits in transfer. Students are encouraged to review Texas Tech University’s requirements frequently.
Course numbers in italics are Texas Tech University’s course numbers.
This Transfer Advising Guide is based upon Texas Tech University’s 2019-2020 Catalog and is subject to change.
The Alamo Colleges District Advising
Students are encouraged to consult with an academic advisor about courses and other educational concerns if they plan to pursue a two-year degree program, transfer to another college or university, or simply take a few selected courses. In addition to course and degree requirements, policies and procedures are subject to change; stay informed by meeting with an academic advisor regularly.
Many students who plan to transfer to a university are advised to fulfill the lower-division requirements for the university. With appropriate planning, your Alamo Colleges District team can help make the transfer experience a seamless process. It is the responsibility of all students to ensure that they take courses at the Alamo Colleges District that will be accepted by the senior institutions they wish to attend.
For more information contact your Alamo Colleges District team.
Released on April 16, 2020