Computer Science Minor Interest Meeting & Online Application - Information and Registration

Declaration of a Minor - Policies and Eligibility:

  • Must be in good academic standing (Student is not on academic warning or probation; is maintaining satisfactory academic progress.)
  • Must have successfully completed CS 1301 or CS 1315 or CS 1371 with a grade of “B” or higher
  • Must have successfully completed CS 1331 with a grade of “B” or higher
  • Must have successfully completed mathematics through Calculus III if applying for the Computational Data Analysis minor
  • Must have successfully completed mathematics through Differential Equations if applying for the Scientific and Engineering Computing minor
  • Must have a minimum of 48 credit hours remaining (not including minor prerequisites and required coursework) in your major degree requirements, as seat availability in CS courses are limited
  • Students pursuing a Mathematics major may not select the Theory minor
  • Students pursuing a Computer Engineering and/or Electrical Engineering major may not select the Devices or Information Internetworks minors
  • Students pursuing an Industrial Engineering major may not select Computational Data Analysis minor
  • Students pursuing a Computer Engineering major (catalog year 2021-2022 and later) may not select any CS minor

CS Minor FAQs


The online CS minor application will be available from 12:00 am EST on Monday, August 22nd through 11:59 pm EST on Friday, September 30th.  

The application includes 19 – 21 questions (depending on the minor selection) and may take approximately 5 – 10 minutes to successfully complete through a personal computer or portable device. When students have completed the application, they should review and save a summary of their responses. 

Please note, the CS minor advisors will not sign the undergraduate change of minor form until a student is accepted into the CS minor program, please do NOT send a change of minor form to a College of Computing advisor. 

Students who submit a completed application will receive an email notification explaining the status of their application no sooner than 11:59 PM EST on Friday, October 14th and no later than Wednesday, October 19th at 11:59 PM due to Fall Break.


The CS minor interest meeting survey will be available from 12:00 am EST on Monday, August 8th through 11:00 am EST on Wednesday, September 28th. All sessions for the Fall 2022 term are listed below. 

Minor Interest Meetings – 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST

  1. Thursday, August 11th (CLOSED)
  2. Thursday, August 25th (CLOSED)
  3. Thursday, September 1st (CLOSED)
  4. Tuesday, September 13th (CLOSED)
  5. Thursday, September 22nd (CLOSED)
  6. Tuesday, September 27th (CLOSED)
  7. Thursday, September 29th (CLOSED)

All CS minor interest meetings are optional and will be held via Microsoft Teams or Zoom, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EST. Students may sign up for an interest meeting up to 24 hours prior to the day and time that meeting is scheduled to take place.


Once a student signs up for a meeting, they will receive an invitation to attend this virtual event up to 12 hours prior to that event time.

Contact - Minors Advisor

Ashley McDowell Last names A-L

Ishmela Lyons-Uko Last names M-Z