Select entry year

Year 1 (2016)

FallSpringSummer

Innovative Freshman Experience I ¹
COS-IMGS-181 Description
(P: Permission of instructor)
3 credits

Innovative Freshman Experience II ¹
COS-IMGS-182 Description
(P: COS-MATH-171/181 or permission of instructor)
3 credits

Introduction to Video and Imaging Systems
CIAS-SOFA-103 Description
(P: DIGCIMS-BS or IMGS-BS or SCIMGS-IM)
3 credits

Vision and Psychophysics
COS-IMGS-221 Description
(P: CIAS-SOFA-103 or equivalent)
3 credits

Project-Based Calculus I
COS-MATH-181
4 credits

Project-Based Calculus II
COS-MATH-182
4 credits

FYW: Writing Seminar ²
CLA-UWRT-150
         -OR-
FYW: The Future of Writing ²
CLA-ENGL-150
         -OR-
FYW: Ethics of Computing ²
GCCIS-ISTE-110
3 credits

University Physics I ¹
COS-PHYS-211
4 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

YearOne
ACSC-010 Description
0 credits

16 credits17 credits0 credits

Total 
General Education (Foundation) 
General Education (Perspectives) 
General Education (Immersion) 
General Education (Electives) 
Major 
Open Electives 

33 for 33 credits
6 for 6 credits
15 for 15 credits
0 for 0 credits
9 for 9 credits
3 for 3 credits
0 for 0 credits



Year 2 (2017)

FallSpringSummer

Introduction to Computing and Control
COS-IMGS-180 Description
(P: IMGS-BS or DIGCIME-BS)
3 credits

Probability & Statistics for Imaging
COS-IMGS-211 Description
(P: COS-MATH-221)
3 credits

Multivariable and Vector Calculus
COS-MATH-221
4 credits

Fundamentals of Color Science
COS-IMGS-351 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-180, COS-IMGS-221 or equivalents)
3 credits

University Physics II ¹
COS-PHYS-212
4 credits

Linear and Fourier Methods for Imaging
COS-IMGS-261 Description
(P: COS-MATH-173 or COS-MATH-182 or COS-MATH-182A)
4 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

Modern Physics I
COS-PHYS-213
3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

14 credits16 credits0 credits

Total 
General Education (Foundation) 
General Education (Perspectives) 
General Education (Immersion) 
General Education (Electives) 
Major 
Open Electives 

30 for 63 credits
0 for 6 credits
10 for 25 credits
0 for 0 credits
14 for 23 credits
6 for 9 credits
0 for 0 credits



Year 3 (2018)

FallSpringSummer

Geometric Optics ¹
COS-IMGS-321 Description
(P: COS-PHYS-212)
3 credits

Physical Optics ¹
COS-IMGS-322 Description
(P: COS-PHYS-212,COS-IMGS-261 or COS-PHYS-283,COS-PHYS-320 or equivalent)
3 credits

Radiometry ¹
COS-IMGS-251 Description
(P: COS-MATH-173 or COS-MATH-182 or COS-MATH-182A, COS-PHYS-212)
3 credits

Interactions Between Light & Matter
COS-IMGS-341 Description
(P: COS-PHYS-213)
3 credits

Image Processing and Computer Vision I
COS-IMGS-361 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-261,COS-IMGS-180 or equivalent programming experience)
3 credits

Image Processing and Computer Vision II
COS-IMGS-362 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-361)
3 credits

Open Elective

3 credits

Open Elective

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences (Immersion)

3 credits

15 credits15 credits0 credits

Total 
General Education (Foundation) 
General Education (Perspectives) 
General Education (Immersion) 
General Education (Electives) 
Major 
Open Electives 

30 for 93 credits
0 for 6 credits
3 for 28 credits
3 for 3 credits
6 for 29 credits
12 for 21 credits
6 for 6 credits



Year 4 (2019)

FallSpringSummer

Noise and System Modeling
COS-IMGS-441 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-211, COS-IMGS-261, COS-IMGS-341)
3 credits

Imaging Detectors
COS-IMGS-451 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-251,COS-IMGS-341 or equivalent)
3 credits

Imaging Systems Analysis
COS-IMGS-371 Description
(P: COS-IMGS-180 or equivalent, COS-IMGS-261)
4 credits

General Education Elective

3 credits

Imaging Science Senior Project I ²
COS-IMGS-502 Description
(P: Permission of instructor)
3 credits

Imaging Science Senior Project II ²
COS-IMGS-503 Description
(P: Permission of instructor)
3 credits

Imaging Science Elective Track I
COS-IMGS-5xx
3 credits

Imaging Science Elective Track II
COS-IMGS-5xx
3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences (Immersion)

3 credits

Liberal Arts & Sciences (Immersion)

3 credits

16 credits15 credits0 credits

Total 
General Education (Foundation) 
General Education (Perspectives) 
General Education (Immersion) 
General Education (Electives) 
Major 
Open Electives 

31 for 124 credits
0 for 6 credits
0 for 28 credits
6 for 9 credits
3 for 32 credits
22 for 43 credits
0 for 6 credits



¹ Laboratory-based course
² Contains a significant writing component