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Department of Computer Science
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Computer Science Minor

A computer science minor helps students develop a strong foundation in computer systems. Many students who minor in computer science major in another area in the College of Arts and Sciences.

Computing is used extensively in the sciences now more than ever. Math and physics majors benefit from learning to write their own computer software, which helps solve equations and formulas.

A computer science minor also can be beneficial to students majoring in management information systems because those areas are closely related.

The following courses are required for a minor in computer science:

  • Choose one from: 1301, 1341, 1351
  • Required: 1361, 1362 and 2305
  • Six additional advanced hours.