Computer Science Minor

6071
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Classroom
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Minor
Main Campus - Melbourne

A minor in computer science is offered through the department. A complete policy statement regarding minors can be found in the Academic Overview section. Information about current minor offerings is available through the individual colleges/departments. 

Minor Code:  6071 Degree Awarded: none
Age Restriction:  N Admission Status: undergraduate
Delivery Mode/s:  classroom only Location/s: main campus
Curriculum (21 Credit Hours)
  • CSE 1001 Fundamentals of Software Development 1
    *
    Credit Hours: 4
    Introduces software development as it applies to small programs. Students learn to program in a higher-level language and to read, understand, write and evolve typical small higher-level programs.
    Requirement(s):
    Passing score on calculus placement test or prerequisite course
  • CSE 1002 Fundamentals of Software Development 2
    *
    Credit Hours: 4
    Introduces the basic data structures and algorithms used in software design and implementation. Includes sorting and searching techniques.
    Requirement(s):
    Must be enrolled in Florida Tech University Online
  • CSE 1400 Applied Discrete Mathematics
    Credit Hours: 3
    Topics include positional and modular number systems, relations and their graphs, discrete functions, set theory, propositional and predicate logic, sequences, summations, mathematical induction and proofs by contradiction.
    Requirement(s):
    Passing score on the Calculus Readiness Test, or prerequisite course
  • CSE 2010 Algorithms and Data Structures
    *
    Credit Hours: 4
    Expands  to include algorithms and data structures fundamental to software systems development. Includes abstraction, recursion, algorithm design and complexity analysis, linked lists, stacks, queues, trees, and sorting and searching methods.
  • Restricted Electives

*Requires a minimum grade of C.

Note: This minor is not available to Department of Computer Science and Cybersecurity majors. A list of recommended elective courses is available from the department office. At least 12 credit hours used in the minor must be earned in department.