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The minor in computer science provides you with a fundamental understanding of the computer and the basics of the development of computer applications. Not all computer science programs are equal when it comes to curriculum. ODU's program is scientifically and mathematically intensive in order to produce qualified and talented graduates.
Available on-campus and online
Three required courses & two upper-level electives (18 credit hours)
Popular minor for MSVE, ECE, and Cybersecurity majors
LECTURE. STUDENTS MUST ALSO REGISTER FOR LAB AND RECITATION SECTIONS.
Laboratory work required. The techniques and idioms of object-oriented programming in C and Java. Methods of object-oriented analysis and design with the Unified Modeling Language. Multi-thread programs, synchronization, and graphic user interfaces. Prerequisites: MATH 163, CS 252 and a grade of C or better in CS 250 or CS 333.
Laboratory work required. Common abstract data types, including vectors, lists, stacks, queues, sets, maps, heaps, and graphs. Standard C interfaces for these ADTs. Generic programming via iterators and templates. Choosing data structures and algorithms to implement ADTs, via analysis of their time and space complexity. Prerequisites: MATH 163, CS 252 and a grade of C or better in CS 250 or CS 333.
Students entering the Minor program in Computer Science should meet the minimum university admission requirements (Undergraduate Admission)
For completion of a minor, a student must have a minimum overall cumulative grade point average of 2.00 in all courses specified as a requirement for the minor exclusive of prerequisite courses and complete a minimum of six hours in upper-level courses in the minor requirement through courses offered by Old Dominion University.
The curriculum for the Bachelor of Science in Engineering Technology with a concentration in computer engineering technology and the Bachelor of Science in Computer Engineering contain a built-in minor in computer science.
Estimated rates for the 2021-22 academic year. Rates are subject to change. Anyone that is not a current Virginia resident will be charged non-resident rates. That includes international students.
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