Minor in Computer Science

About the Minor

The Computer Science minor provides students with a breadth of knowledge in areas that form the foundation of computer science. The student adds some depth by selecting courses from a list of advanced computer science courses.

The Computer Science minor is available to all University students in good standing, with the exception of Computer Science majors.


One of the following Mathematics sequences must be completed before entering the program:

Program Requirements

CS 171Computer Programming I3.0
or CS 175 Advanced Computer Programming I
or ENGR 131 Introductory Programming for Engineers
or ENGR 132 Programming for Engineers
CS 172Computer Programming II3.0
or CS 176 Advanced Computer Programming II
or ECE 105 Programming for Engineers II
CS 260Data Structures3.0
CS 265Advanced Programming Tools and Techniques3.0
Additional CS courses numbered 200 or higher. *12.0
Total Credits24.0

Restrictions: For Software Engineering BS majors, allowable additional CS courses include CS 277 and CS courses numbered 300 or higher (excluding CS 472).

Additional Information

For more information about this program, please visit the College of Computing & Informatics website.  

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