Apr 15, 2024  
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 Undergraduate Catalog

Computer Science Minor


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The Department of Computer Science and Engineering offers a minor in computer science. The requirements for the minor are listed below.

Program Delivery

  • This is an on-campus program.

Declaring This Minor

  • To declare the CS minor, students must complete and send a Minor Declaration Form to the engineering dean’s office. Once declared, students are required to meet with a CS advisor to complete the CS minor coursework form. The CS Minor declaration must be completed to register for 3000 level courses.
  • For more information or an advising appointment, contact the Department of Computer Science and Engineering at 303-315-1408 or visit the Lawrence Street Center (1380 Lawrence Street), suite 800.

General Requirements

To earn a degree, students must satisfy all requirements in each of the areas below, in addition to their individual major requirements.

Program Requirements

  1. Any undergraduate student currently enrolled in a CU Denver degree program with a major other than computer science may earn a minor in computer science.
  2. A CS Minor plan of study must be completed and approved by a CS advisor.
  3. A student must fulfill all prerequisites for the courses he/she selects. See the catalog course descriptions for prerequisite information for each course.
  4. All courses taken for the minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better and must be taught be a CS faculty member.
  5. At the time of graduation, the student must have a CU Denver cumulative GPA of 2.0 and must have a 2.0 GPA for the eight classes taken for the minor.