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Computer Science Minor


Computer Science is the theory and practice of computation.  A computer scientist creates new hardware and software that is more efficient, effective, and reliable.  The Computer Science minor provides students with an overview of the fundamental concepts of the discipline.

Admission to the Program

Any undergraduate student can declare this minor.

Program Requirements

The minor consists of 18 credits. At least 9 credits must be taken at The College at Brockport.

Note: The prerequisite courses are CSC 120, MTH 122, and MTH 281.

Core Courses (9 credits)

  • CSC203 Fundamentals of Computer Science I (4 credits)
  • CSC205 Fundamentals of Computer Science II (4 credits)
  • CSC209 UNIX Tools (1 credit)

Elective Courses (9 credits)

  • THREE CSC courses numbered 300-489 (excluding CSC 356 and CSC 486), selected through advisement


Department of Computing Sciences

Department Chair: Kadathur Lakshmanan
Location: Brown 208
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Phone: (585) 395-2146
Fax: (585) 395-2304

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Faculty & Staff

Michele M Barnard-DeCann MS
(Rochester Institute Of Technology)

Barry C Chow MFA
(SUNY College At Brockport)

Donna J Ehrhart MS
(Syracuse University)

Mehruz Kamal Ph.D
(University Of Nebraska At Omaha)
Associate Professor

Kadathur B Lakshmanan Ph.D
(Ohio State University-Main Campus)
Professor and Chair

Joan M Lucas Ph.D
(Princeton University)

Sandeep R Mitra Ph.D
(SUNY At Binghamton)

Timothy P Mullins MS
(SUNY At Binghamton)

Lisa Noreck
Secretary 1

Kulathur Rajasethupathy Ph.D
(Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)
Professor + Dir Mals

Thambrahalli M Rao Ph.D
(Indian Institute of Science - Bangalore)
Professor and Associate Dean

Daniel F Rogers MS
(Syracuse University)

Anthony Scime DA
(George Mason University)
Associate Professor

Christine E Wania Ph.D
(Drexel University)
Assistant Professor

Robert S Winter EDS
(Kent State University-Main Campus)