Computer Science Minor

The Minor Program provides a background in computer science for students who are majoring in other fields of study in the College. 

MAT 2010
MAT 2210
Calculus I
and Probability and Statistics
or BE 2100 Basic Engineering III: Probability and Statistics in Engineering
Computer Science
CSC 1100Problem Solving and Programming 13
CSC 1101Problem Solving and Programming Laboratory 11
CSC 1500Fundamental Structures in Computer Science 13
CSC 1501Fundamental Structures in Computer Science Lab 11
CSC 2110Computer Science I 13
CSC 2111Computer Science I Lab 11
CSC 2200Computer Science II 13
CSC 2201Computer Science II: Lab 11
Two additional Computer Science courses numbered 3000 or above to complete the required eighteen CSC credits. 22
Total Credits22

A minimum grade of ‘C’ is required in these courses. For all other MAT, BE and CSC courses, a minimum grade of 'C-' is required. 


excluding CSC 4990 and CSC 4995

Please note that the core courses include mandatory instructional labs. These laboratories must be taken concurrently with their corequisite lecture.

A minimum of twelve credits in computer science must be earned at Wayne State University.

Students may wish to modify the minor program to fit their special needs. For any changes or adjustments to the above course requirements, students should contact their Departmental undergraduate advisors for approval. Students declaring their minor should consult an advisor for a written assessment of current requirements.