CS & IT Minor in Computer Science

Program style: hands-on, traditional lecture, and online.

What will I study?

Your coursework begins by building a strong foundation of programming skills. Then, you’ll learn all phases of the software lifecycle, from initial idea and design on through implementation, testing and maintenance.

Curriculum (24 credits)

  • CS 111 Introduction to Structured Programming
  • CS 112 Data Structures
  • CS 113 Discrete Structures
  • CS 215 Computer Systems Organization with Assembler
  • CS 272 Object Oriented Programming with C# and Games
  • CS 311 Database Design
  • CS 312 Software Engineering
  • One CS elective

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Is a minor in computer science right for me?

Minoring in computer science is a great way to round out your education with highly sought after computer skills. However, we’ve noticed that math and business majors are most likely to add a CS minor.

When should I declare a minor?

By the end of your freshman year since it takes a minimum of 4 semesters to complete the required courses. Please talk with your advisor before declaring a minor.

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