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  Sep 21, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Catalogue

Computer Science Minor


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The minor in Computer Science provides students with a general proficiency in the field of Computer Science and prepares them to enter a field that requires a level of computer expertise. Students gain a foundation in the field that will enable them to explore in more detail how to use computers to solve real-world problems. Students will complete 5 courses: 3 required and 2 electives to earn a minor in Computer Science.

Minor requirements include:


  • A minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.0 is required at the time of the registration for a minor.
  • A cumulative grade point average of 2.0 is required in the courses for the minor.
  • Formal registration for the minor should preferably be completed no later than the 2nd semester of the junior year.

Required Courses:


Elective Courses:


  • Students can choose any two computer science courses numbered 205 or above (excluding CS 214 ).  CS 220  is strongly recommended.

* In the event that a student is eligible to take CS112 without taking CS111, the student can substitute another Computer Science course for CS111 with approval of the department chair.

** This math requirement can be fulfilled by MA170 Calculus I, a Statistics course (BU121, MA330, SO212, CJ203, BI345, PY301) or another Math-based course approved by the department chair.

CS111 and CS112 each have a lab component. CS115 has a recitation

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