Minor in Computer Science
A Computer Science minor supplements any degree with career enhancing skills. Our minor is very flexible, allowing you to tailor your courses to a particular interest.
For example, it is possible to accommodate a specific interest with courses related to computer graphics, software development, scientific computing, computer networking, artificial intelligence, robotics, information systems, mobile computing or games development.
Admission to the CS Minor is highly competitive and selective. There is a set of courses that you must complete here at Memorial before you can apply. Full details about how and when to apply can be found on our Admissions page, and please see our FAQ page for more information and advice.
Required Courses to Complete the Minor
For a Minor in Computer Science, a student must complete at least 24 credit hours in Computer Science courses, including:
- Computer Science 1001, 1002, 1003, 2001,
- At least 6 credit hours selected from Computer Science 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008.
- Three additional credit hours at the 3000 level or above.
- Additional courses as necessary, at the 2000-level or above, to fulfil the requirement for 24 credit hours in Computer Science.
In addition to the required courses listed above, here are some examples of courses that could be chosen to complete a minor, depending on your interests.