Computer Science Minor

All courses presented for this minor must be completed with a grade of C- or better.

The requirements for the minor are:

CMP SCI 1250Introduction to Computing3
CMP SCI 2250Programming and Data Structures3
Select three additional computer science courses numbered 2000 or above. 9
Total Hours15

A minimum of two computer science courses numbered above 2000 must be taken in residence in the Department of Mathematics and Computer Science at UMSL.

Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of a Minor in Computer Science at the University of Missouri St. Louis, students will be able to:

  • Identify and interpret the basic computational issues in problem solving
  • Apply the tools and techniques necessary for programming practice
  • Use at least two general-purpose programming languages for solving computational problems
  • Design, implement (code) and document solutions to computational problems