Computer Science Minor
Department of Computer Science
Brooks Computer Science Building, 201 S. Columbia Street, CB# 3175
The Department of Computer Science offers instruction and performs research in the essential areas of computer science including software, Web and Internet computing, networking, hardware systems, operating systems, compilers, parallel and distributed computing, theory of computing, and computer graphics.
In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must:
- take at least 9 credits of their minor course requirements at UNC–Chapel Hill
- earn a minimum of 12 hours of C or better in the minor (some minors require more)
For more information, please consult the degree requirements section of the catalog.
A student may minor in computer science by completing five courses within these restrictions:
|COMP 401||Foundation of Programming H||4|
|COMP 410||Data Structures||3|
|COMP 411||Computer Organization||4|
|Any two additional COMP courses 426 or greater excluding COMP 495, COMP 496, COMP 691H, and COMP 692H||6|
Honors version available. An honors course fulfills the same requirements as the nonhonors version of that course. Enrollment and GPA restrictions may apply.
Alternatives to these requirements must be approved by the director of undergraduate studies.
See program page here for special opportunities.