Minor in Computer Science

This minor is available to students who have a major other than Computer Science, Information Systems or Information Technology. All Computer Science minors are required to take 21 units in Computer Science to be completed with a grade equivalent of 2.00 or higher. At least half must be taken at Towson University. Students cannot major in Computer Information Systems and minor in Computer Science.

COSC 236INTRO TO COSC I4
COSC 237INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER SCIENCES II4
COSC 336DATA STRUCTURES AND ALGORITHM ANALYSIS4
Elective COSC Courses
Select at least three of the following:9
SPECIAL TOPICS: ADVANCED PROGRAMMING
DATA COMMUNICATIONS AND NETWORKING 1
SOFTWARE ENGINEERING
SELECTED TOPICS COMPUTER SCIENCE
OBJECT-ORIENTED DESIGN & PROGRAMMING
OPERATING SYSTEMS
OPERATING SYSTEMS SECURITY 1
NETWORK SECURITY 1
PROGRAMMING LANGUAGES: DESIGN & IMPLEMENTATION
DATABSE MNGT SYS
APPLICATION SOFTWARE SECURITY 1
COMPUTER SIMULATION & MODELING
ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE
COMPUTER GRAPHICS
DESIGN & ANALYSIS ALGORITHMS
WEB-BASED PROGRAM
INDEPENDENT STUDY
Total Units21

The 9 units of elective courses must be upper-division courses and may include one approved computer-related course from outside the department .

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Has additional prerequisites other than COSC 336.