Computer Science Minor

Technical preparation melds with theory and philosophy in two powerful disciplines.

Students entering the University of San Diego and/or declaring a major during 2015-2016, should follow information contained in the printed course catalog (also known as the "catalog of record") published on October 1, 2015. Access the catalog of record at http://catalogs.sandiego.edu.

The Minors

Students wishing to major in another field while also developing competency in the use of computers are encouraged to choose one of the minors described below.

The Minor in Computer Science

The computer science minor is intended for students who have a general interest in the workings and uses of computers. Minimum requirements for the minor in computer science are:

COMP 150Computer Programming I3
COMP 151Computer Programming II3
12 additional units 112
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At least 9 of which are in upper division courses, excluding COMP 498. One course at most from ELEC 310ELEC 340ELEC 410, and ELEC 450 can count toward these 12 units. COMP 300 and ELEC 310 cannot both apply toward the 12 units.

Note: Neither COMP 100 nor COMP 498 may be applied toward the requirements for the minor in computer science.

The Minor in Information Science

The information science minor is intended for students who have a special interest in the analysis, design, implementation, and use of computer-based information systems and organizations. Minimum requirements for the minor in information science are:

COMP 150Computer Programming I3
COMP 151Computer Programming II3
COMP 285Data Structures & Algorithms3
ITMG 350Management Information Systems3
Nine additional units 19
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At least 6 of which are in upper division courses chosen from:

  1. the computer science offerings listed in this course catalog, excluding COMP 100 and COMP 498. COMP 345 is highly recommended.
  2. ITMG 350 Management Infmation Systems

Department of Mathematics and Computer Science
College of Arts and Sciences

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