Mercy College’s 15-credit residency requirement in the major concentrations of mathematics, computer science, or computer information systems must be satisfied by courses numbered 200 or above.
Computer science majors who have not had their mathematics core requirement waived should complete MATH 116 and MATH 201 as part of their General Education requirement.
CISC 120 is a Prerequisite for introductory courses in computer science, but may be waived by passing the departmental waiver exam.
Some courses are offered once a year. Please check with the department for the current course offering schedule. Undergraduate students may take a maximum of two graduate level courses to fulfill the major elective requirement.
*CISC 120 /MATH 120 , MATH 131 , MATH 231 , MATH 116 and MATH 201 are prerequisites for the major and must be completed as part of the General Education requirements.