North Central College - Naperville, IL

Web and Internet Foundation Requirements

In addition to the admission requirements, a degree-seeking applicant must meet the following prerequisites:

  • Ability to create object-orientated programs in Java, C++ or C#
  • Basic knowledge of computer architecture and computer systems organization
  • Basic understanding of formal logic and its application to computer science
  • Technical writing proficiency

Students can acquire this prerequisite knowledge by earning a B- or better in CSC 501 Foundational Concepts of Computer Science I and CSC 502 Foundational Topics in Computer Science II, or by completing the following North Central College undergraduate courses or their equivalent.

CSC 160 Computer Science I
CSC 161
Computer Science II
CSC 220
Computer Systems Concepts
CSC 230
Discrete Structures I
A course in technical writing

A student who has not met the above requirements may be admitted provisionally while completing this coursework.  Provisional students are expected to earn a grade of B- or better in all undergraduate Computer Science prerequisite courses or a B- or better in CSC 501 and CSC 502.