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Our computer science minor allows you to learn the foundations of traditional computer science while pursuing a major in another field. Regardless of your future academic or career plans, this minor will provide a strong grounding in computer science and transferrable skills useful for a range of occupations.

This minor is not open to computer science majors.

What You Will Learn

Depending on which courses you choose, you’ll learn:

  • how to apply information and computation in computer systems
  • the basics of software development
  • theories behind computer science

Programs Requirements

This flexible minor allows you to choose 17 credits from a wide variety of coursework in computer science, including:

  • discrete structures
  • mobile software development
  • database design
  • systems programming
  • network security

You may transfer up to eight credits into this minor.

For a complete list of all classes and their descriptions, please see our Course Catalog.

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How to Enroll

To enroll in the computer science minor, students should contact their academic advisor.