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ORCA Curriculum

Operations Research and Computer Analysis Curriculum

FOURTH CLASS YEAR (Freshman)

Fall Semester

  • Introduction to Computing
  • College Composition
  • American Government
  • Calculus I
  • Principles of Fitness and Wellness I
  • Swimming
  • Chemistry I

Spring Semester

  • History of the USCG
  • Cultural Perspectives
  • Calculus II
  • Personal Defense I
  • Principles of Fitness and Wellness II
  • Physics I
  • Fundamentals of Navigation
  • Macroeconomic Principles

THIRD CLASS YEAR (Sophomore)

Fall Semester

  • Multivariable Calculus
  • Linear Algebra
  • Computer Modeling Languages
  • Lifetime Sports I: Racquetball
  • Lifetime Sports II: Golf
  • Lab Science
  • Organizational Behavior and Leadership

Spring Semester

  • Moral and Ethical Philosophy
  • Linear Optimization
  • Information Systems
  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Professional Rescuer
  • Ships and Maritime Systems
  • Applications in Navigation Lab

SECOND CLASS YEAR (Junior)

Fall Semester

  • Law
  • Network and Nonlinear Optimization
  • Algorithms with Applications
  • Probability Theory
  • *Major Area Elective

Spring Semester

  • Mathematical Statistics
  • Intermediate Deterministic Models
  • Probability Models
  • Personal Defense II
  • Lifetime Sports III: Tennis
  • Maritime Watch Officer
  • *Free Elective

FIRST CLASS YEAR (Senior)

Fall Semester

  • Global Studies
  • Linear Regression
  • Decision Models
  • Simulation with Risk Analysis
  • *Free Elective
  • Physical Education

Spring Semester

  • Principles of Electronic Communication Systems
  • Operations Analysis
  • Atmospheric and Marine Science
  • Selected Topics for the 100 Ton Master
  • Selected Topics for the 100 Ton Master Lab
  • *Major Area Elective
  • *Free Elective
  • Physical Education