University of Houston-Victoria

Admissions

Transfer Plan for Texas State Technical College

Bachelor of Applied Arts and Sciences
in Computer Information Systems, Digital Gaming, Network & Security or Web & Media

Total of 40 hours must be upper division level.

30 of the last 36 upper division semester hours must be completed at UHV.

TSTC Courses (AA)*

10 Communication – 6 semester hours

  • ENGL 1301
  • ENGL 1302

20 Mathematics – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 math from TSTC core approved list

30 Life and Physical Sciences – 6 semester hours

  • Select 2 from TSTC core approved list

40 Language, Philosophy and Culture – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 from TSTC core approved list (ENGL 2321, 2326 or 2331 recommended)

50 Creative Arts – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 creative arts from TSTC core approved list

60 American History – 6 semester hours

  • HIST 1301
  • HIST 1302

70 Government/ Political Science – 6 semester hours

  • GOVT 2305
  • GOVT 2306

80 Social and Behavioral Science – 3 semester hours

  • Select 1 social behavioral science from TSTC core approved list

90 Component Area – 6 semester hours

  • COSC 1301
  • SPCH 1315

Lower Division Specialization – 12 semester hours

  • COSC 1436 Programming Fundamentals I
  • COSC 1437 Programming Fundamentals II
  • Select 6 semester hours from:
    • Art Animation
    • Gaming
    • Hardware
    • Modeling
    • Networking
    • Programming

Technical or Vocational Courses

  • 24-44 semester hours of technical or vocational courses

UHV Upper Division Courses (BAAS) – 13 semester hours

  • ENGL 3430 Professional Writing (4 semester hours)
  • Upper Division ENGL (English elective) (3 semester hours)
  • HUMA 4322 Ethics (3 semester hours)
  • Select 1 from:
    • COMM 4330 New Media Theory (3 semester hours)
    • COMM 4326 Digital Games as Comm (3 semester hours)
    • COMM 4318 Mass Media Communication (3 semester hours)

Concentration/Specialization (select one) – 33 semester hours

Computer Information Systems** or
Network & Security** or
Web & Media**

  • COSC 3325 Information System in Organizations
  • COSC 4321 IT Project Management
  • COSC 4339 Telecommunications & Networking
  • COSC 4350 Information Security, Privacy, & Ethics
  • Select 6 semester hours chosen from: COSC 3315, 3317, 4305, 4320, 4336, 4341, 4355
  • Select 15 semester hours Upper Division Computer Science

Digital Gaming**

  • COSC 3347 Computer Graphics and Applications
  • MATH 3321 Gaming Math for Non-Programmers
  • GMNG 3310 Advanced 3D Modeling for Gaming
  • GMNG 4312 Game Engines
  • GMNG 4314 Gaming Networks Architecture
  • GMNG 4316 Advanced Level Design
  • GMNG 4317 Arts of Gaming
  • GMNG 4318 Advanced Animation for Gaming
  • GMNG 4321 or Game Development Project Mgmt.
  • GMNG 4322 Game AI & Behavioral Modeling
  • GMNG 4340 Senior Project

Upper Division Free Electives – 0-6 semester hours

  • Select 0-6 semester hours of Upper Division Electives

NOTES:

Minimum requirements of 120 hours for degree

*Courses may only be offered online through TSTC.

**Upper Division Concentration not available 100% online and requires some in-person instruction, may be taken at Katy or Victoria campus.

Lower Division (LD), Community College-Level: Freshman, 1000-level /Sophomore, 2000-level.

Upper Division (UD), University-Level: Junior, 3000-level /Senior, 4000-level.