Fall 2015 UMBC CMSC202 Computer Science II, Section 6
Computer Science "Gateway"
All computer science majors are required by the Gateway to earn a grade of at least "B" in
CMSC 201 and CMSC 202 in order to stay in their major.
If you are a computer science major and you received a grade
of "C" or lower in CMSC 201, then you must retake
CMSC 201 prior to completing CMSC 202. This is
because the Registrar's Office considers (correctly) CMSC 201
and CMSC 202 as a sequence and will not allow you to retake
CMSC 201 after you have completed CMSC 202.
From the Academic
Requirements and Regulations section of the
Undergraduate Catalog, under "Repeating Courses":
... students may not repeat a course for a higher grade
once they have completed any subsequent course of a higher
level in an academic sequence (for example, students may
not retake FREN 101 after successfully completing
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