Pathway for Computer Science Majors: BS/JD Option 

The pathway for Computer Science majors allows students to complete all requirements for the core and the major in years 1-3. Following successful admission, students begin their first year of Law School in year four. Consult the Academic Catalog for specific course options and the Law School website for admissions information.

Year 1

Fall
Seminar for Freshmen
CMPSC-131
Creativity & Innovation Core Requirement
First Year Writing I

Spring
MATH-165*
CMPSC-132
First Year Writing II
Ethical & Philosophical Inquiry Core Requirement

Year 2

Fall
CMPSC-265
Social Science Core Requirement
Literature Core Requirement
PHYS-151 University Physics I with Lab**

Spring
CMPSC-331
CMPSC-363
MATH-285
PHYS-152 University Physics II with Lab**

Year 3

Fall
CMPSC-353
Computer Science Elective 
MATH-255
Humanities/History Core Requirement

Spring
CMPSC-355
CMPSC-375
Social, Cultural, & Global Perspectives Core Requirement***
VPATH Core Requirement

*Fulfills Math Core Requirement

**Fulfills STE Core Requirement

*** Based on availability, selected courses may be double counted to satisfy the Social, Cultural, & Global Perspectives Core Requirement and to fulfill other Core or Major requirements, allowing for additional free electives.

Note: CMPSC courses fulfill the Quantitative Reasoning Core Requirement.