Visit the School of Engineering and Applied Science website for minor in computer science admission criteria.

The following requirements must be fulfilled: 18 credits, including 12 credits in required courses and 6 credits in elective courses.

Credits in residence requirement—For students pursuing a minor, at least 15 credits in computer science courses must be completed at GW.

Graduation grade-point average criteria—To satisfactorily complete a minor in computer science, a student must have a minimum grade-point average of 2.2 in all the computer science courses.

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Required
CSCI 1111Introduction to Software Development
CSCI 1112Algorithms and Data Structures
CSCI 1311Discrete Structures I
CSCI 2113Software Engineering
Electives
A minimum of two CSCI elective courses requiring CSCI 2113 or above as a prerequisite (excluding CSCI 2312 and equivalent courses). Possible courses include:
CSCI 2441Database Systems and Team Projects
CSCI 2461Computer Architecture I
CSCI 3212Algorithms
CSCI 3313Foundations of Computing
CSCI 3410Systems Programming
CSCI 3411Operating Systems
CSCI 4237Software Design for Handheld Devices
CSCI 4331Cryptography
CSCI 4341Continuous Algorithms
CSCI 4342Computational Linear Algebra and Applications
CSCI 4364Machine Learning
CSCI 4431Computer Networks I
CSCI 4527Introduction to Computer Vision
CSCI 4531Computer Security
CSCI 4541Network Security
CSCI 4554Computer Graphics I
CSCI 4561Design of User–Interface Programs
Other electives may be substituted with the approval of the program advisor.