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Computing option and CS minor

Information for students interested in the Computing option, the CS minor, or in taking some CS courses


Plan requirement checklists: One-page overview of what is required to earn a Computing option or a CS minor

Calendar plan requirements: Official description of each plan’s requirements


Course selection: Information about course selection process and policy

Course descriptions: Detailed descriptions of each CS course

Related plans

Computational Math: Combining computers and traditional mathematics

Geomatics: Combining CS and urban planning

Information Technology Management: Combining CS and business