Computer Science - Minor
Department of Computer Science
241 Mathematics and Computer Science Building
The Computer Science minor provides a foundation in computer science, which may be invaluable to students in any field, from the natural and social sciences to humanities and business, allowing them to work with substantial computing and cyber systems. The minor has been designed so that students from any discipline can complement their major, ensuring they will be able to competitively manage the computing and cyber aspects of their professions.
Fully Offered At:
- Kent Campus
- Stark Campus
Admission to a minor is open to students declared in a bachelor’s degree, the A.A.B. or A.A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree (not Individualized Program major). Students declared only in the A.A. or A.S. degree or the A.T.S. degree in Individualized Program may not declare a minor. Students may not pursue a minor and a major in the same discipline.
|ALGEBRA FOR CALCULUS (KMCR)|
& CS 13012
|COMPUTER SCIENCE IA: PROCEDURAL PROGRAMMING |
and COMPUTER SCIENCE IB: OBJECT ORIENTED PROGRAMMING
|or CS 13001||COMPUTER SCIENCE I: PROGRAMMING AND PROBLEM SOLVING|
|CS 23001||COMPUTER SCIENCE II: DATA STRUCTURES AND ABSTRACTION||4|
|CS 23022||DISCRETE STRUCTURES FOR COMPUTER SCIENCE||3|
|Upper-Division Electives (30000 or 40000 level) 1||9|
|Minimum Total Credit Hours:||20|
Maximum 3 credit hours of CS 33192 may fulfill the elective requirement. These courses can be aligned with the student's professional interests.
|Minimum Minor GPA|
- Students must complete at least two upper-division (30000 or 40000 level) courses in the minor at Kent State on a graded basis (A-F).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be upper-division coursework (30000 and 40000 level).
- Minimum 6 credit hours in the minor must be outside of the course requirements for any major or other minor the student is pursuing.
- Minimum 50 percent of the total credit hours for the minor must be taken at Kent State (in residence).