The Computer Science Department offers three minors. Computer Science majors may only take the Web Technology minor.
To enroll in a minor program, a student must submit a completed and signed Application for Minor form (Undergraduate Studies) to the Office of the Registrar. For more information, please contact the Chairperson of the Computer Science Department.
The Computer Science Minor consists of 19 credits consisting of the following six required courses:
|CSC141||Computer Science I||3|
|CSC142||Computer Science II||3|
|MAT151||Introduction to Discrete Mathematics||3||⇐ counts towards General Education|
|CSC240||Computer Science III||3|
|CSC241||Data Structures and Algorithms||3|
In addition, at least one 300-level CSC classroom course is strongly recommended. A student must earn a minimum grade of C- in each course and a minimum overall GPA of 2.0 in all courses taken for the minor. For more information refer to the Computer Science Minor guidance sheet or consult with the Computer Science Chairperson.
This minor is intended for non Computer Science majors only. It introduces students to the fundamentals of programming, computer security, web technology, database systems and networking. These six core courses must be completed:
|CSC115||Introduction to Computer Programming||Fall/Spring|||
|CSW131||Introduction to Web Design||Fall/Spring|||
|CST235||Networking and System Administration||Spring|||
|CSC301||Introduction to Computer Security||Fall/Spring||3 courses in IT minor|
|CSW315||Introduction to Web Programming||Fall/Spring||CSW131, CSC115 (or equivalent)|
A student must earn a minimum grade of C- in each course and a minimum overall GPA of 2.0 for all courses taken in the minor.
Effective Spring 2013. The Web Technology Minor is an 18-credit multi-disciplinary minor administered by the Computer Science department. The core courses are taught by the Computer Science, Art, and Communications Studies departments. The minor requires three core courses (9 credits) and three electives (9 credits).
|ART113||Digital Design I||Art||Fall/Spring|||
|COM201||Fundamentals of Communication Technology||Communications Studies||Fall|||
|CSW131||Living in the Digital Age||Introduction to Web Design||Fall/Spring|||
Electives of this minor are provided by Art, Communications Studies, Computer Science, English, History, and the Professional and Secondary Education departments. Select one elective from each of 3 different departments.
|COM292||Living in the Digital Age||Communications Studies||Fall|||
|CSW315†||Introduction to Web Programming||Computer Science||Fall/Spring||CSW131, CSC115|
|EDM300||Introduction to Educational Technology Integration||Professional and Secondary Education||Fall/Spring|||
|ENG320||Writing and Computers||English||Fall/Spring|||
|HIS390||Historical Controversy on the World Wide Web||History||Spring|||
|HIS480||Computer Applications in History||History||Fall|||
A student must earn a minimum grade of C- in each course taken to satisfy a minor requirement, and a minimum overall GPA of 2.0 for all courses taken for the minor.