Computer Science Minor

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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