Program Minors

 

Minor in Computer Science

(For non-Computer Science majors)

The minor in Computer Science consists of 18 credits and is available to qualified students. This minor provides students with a foundation in computer science, and it can enhance their employment opportunities and career options. Through this minor, students will acquire problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. To take any course in the minor, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course.  The courses for the minor in Computer Science within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (9 Credits)

 

CSCI1201

Computer Programming I

3

CSCI2215

Introduction to Computer Science

3

CSCI3268

Database Systems

3

 

*Elective Courses (9 Credits)

Three courses must be chosen from the following:

 

CSCI1202

Computer Programming II

3

CSCI2232

Data Structures

3

CSCI2247

Assembly Language Programming

3

CSCI3240

Computer Networks

3

CSCI3249

Computer Organization

3

CSCI3278

Operating Systems

3

ENGR2286

Digital System Design

3

MATH2255

Discrete Structures

3

 

*With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take other higher-level CSCI courses as electives. Students intending to pursue an M.S. in Computer Science or an M.S. in Management Information Systems must see an advisor for the proper selection of electives.

Minor in Electrical Engineering

(For non-Electrical Engineering majors)

The minor in Electrical Engineering consists of 19 credits and is available to qualified students with appropriate mathematics and science backgrounds. This minor provides students with a foundation in electrical engineering, and it can enhance their employment opportunities and career options. To take any course in the minor, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course. The courses for a minor in Electrical Engineering within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (16 credits)

 

EENG2221

Signals and Systems I

4

EENG2222

Signals and Systems II

3

ENGR2286

Digital System Design

3

EENG2287

Microprocessor System Design I

3

EENG3265

Electronics I

3

 

*Elective Courses (3 credits)

One course must be chosen from the following:

 

EENG3223

Linear Systems

3

EENG3266

Electronics II

3

EENG3267

Electronics III

3

EENG3288

Microprocessor System Design II

3

 

* With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take a higher-level EENG course an elective.

Minor in Electrical Engineering Technology

(For non-Electrical Engineering Technology majors)

The minor in Electrical Engineering Technology consists of 18 credits and is available to qualified students. This minor provides students with a foundation in electrical engineering technology, and it can enhance their employment opportunities and career options. To take any course in the minor, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course. The courses for the minor in Electrical Engineering Technology within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (12 Credits)

 

ENGR1301

Engineering Practices, Graphics and Design

3

EGTG2215

Circuits I

3

EGTE2216

Circuits II

3

EGTG2286

Digital System Design

3

 

*Elective Courses (6 Credits)

Two courses must be chosen from the following:

 

EGTE2287

Micro System Design I

3

EGTE3288

Micro System Design II

3

EGTG2265

Electronics I

3

EGTG3223

Instrumentation

3

EGTE3266

Electronics II

3

EGTE4381

Computer Aided Analysis and Design

3

 

* With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take higher level EGTE courses as electives.

Minor in Information Technology

(For non-Information Technology majors)

The minor in Information Technology consists of 18 credits and is available to qualified students. This minor provides students with a foundation in information technology, and it can enhance their employment opportunities and career options. To take any course in the minor, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course. The courses for the minor in Information Technology within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (15 credits)

 

INFO1101

Computer Concepts and Technology

3

INFO1105

Software Applications in Bus & Tech

3

INFO2101

Computer Programming for IT I

3

INFO2102

Computer Programming for IT II

3

CSCI3268

Database Systems

3

 

*Elective Courses (3 credits)

One course must be chosen from the following:

 

INFO2105

Internet & Web Applications

3

ENGR2286

Digital System Design

3

INFO3201

Human Computer Interface

3

INFO4101

Data Comm & Computer Networks I

3

INFO4201

IT Needs Assessment & Management

3

 

*With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take a higher level INFO course as an elective.

Minor in Mathematics

(For non-B.A. and non-B.S. Math majors)

The minor in Mathematics consists of 20 credits and is available to qualified students. This minor is relevant to students in all majors. Mathematics affects every aspect of one's daily life and every profession. Students who complete this minor will possess strong mathematical knowledge and problem solving skills that are useful in the workplace and in graduate studies, including those in business, natural sciences, computer science, education, engineering and technology. To take any course in the minor, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course. The courses for a minor in Mathematics within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (8 Credits)

 

MATH1201

Calculus I

4

MATH2202

Calculus II

4

 

*Elective Courses (12 credits)

Four courses must be chosen from the following:

 

MATH2203

Calculus III

3

MATH2210

Differential Equations

3

MATH2255

Discrete Structures

3

MATH3220

Linear Algebra

3

MATH3237

Probability and Statistics I

3

MATH3341

Advanced Engineering Math

3

 

* With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take other higher level MATH courses as electives.

Minor in Mechanical Engineering Technology

(For non-Mechanical Engineering Technology majors)

The minor in Mechanical Engineering Technology consist of 18 credits and is available to qualified students. This minor provides students with the fundamental aspects of mechanical engineering technology, and it can enhance their employment opportunities and career options. To take any course in the minor, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course. The courses for the minor in Mechanical Engineering Technology within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (12 Credits)

 

EGTM2232

Mechanical Measurement and Devices

3

EGTM2230

Manufacturing Process

3

EGTM3248

Mechanical Technology Design I

3

EGTM3250

Mechanical Technology Design II

3

 

*Elective Courses (6 Credits)

 

EGTG2221

Statics

3

EGTG2228

Strength of Materials

3

EGTG3351

Applied Thermodynamics

3

EGTG3431

Dynamics

3

EGTG4224

Process and Electro/Mech. Control Systems Technology

3

EGTG4225

Industrial Automation

3

EGTG4254

Fluid Mechanics

3

EGTM4356

Stress and Vibration Analysis

3

 

*With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take other higher-level EGTG or ETGM courses as electives.

Minor and/or Certificate in Web-site Design and Development

(For non-Information Technology majors)

The minor and /or certificate in Web-site Design and Development consists of 18 credits. The minor provides students with a foundation in web-site design and development, and it can enhance their career and employment opportunities. To take any course in the minor and/or certificate, a student must meet all prerequisites for that course. The courses for the minor and/or certificate in Web-site Design and Development within University College are as follows:

Required Courses (15 Credits)

 

INFO1101

Computer Concepts and Technology

3

INFO1105
OR
CSCI1105

Software Applications in Business & Technology 
OR
Survey of Computers and Computer Software

3

ART1177

Introduction to Digital Media

3

INFO2105

Internet & Web Applications

3

INFO2106

Web-site Design and Management

3

 

Elective Courses (3 Credits)

*One course must be chosen from the following:

 

INFO3201

Human Computer Interface

3

INFO3205

Digital Media Publishing

3

INFO4844

Programming for the Internet

3

 

*With the approval of the academic advisor, students may take a higher level INFO or CSCI courses as an elective.