Jul 18, 2018  
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computing Minor


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College of Business and Technology


Department of Computing


Computing Minor Program Information


Department of Computer and Information Sciences
PO Box 70711
East Tennessee State University
Johnson City, TN 37614-1266
Phone: 423-439-5328
FAX: 423-439-7119

www-cs.etsu.edu/

Grade Requirement Policy


For satisfactory progression in the major or minor, the student must attain:

  1. An overall GPA of 2.5 or better; and
  2. A GPA of 2.5 or better in all computing courses; and
  3. A grade of B- or better in CSCI 1250  and CSCI 1260 .
  4. A grade of “C-” or better in all other major requirements. This includes both common core and concentration-specific courses and all courses from other departments that satisfy major requirements.
  5. A minimum grade of “C” in ENGL 1010  and ENGL 1020 .

All computing majors or minors may attempt CSCI courses a maximum of three times. An attempt is defined as registering for and remaining enrolled in a course after the third week of the semester. (Withdrawing from a course after the third week of the semester is considered an attempt.)

Computing majors and minors will be required to change their program of study if these requirements cannot be met.

All concentrations must complete 124 credits, including the ETSU General Education Requirements, the common computing core, and the concentration-specific courses.

CISC majors must pass the proficiency exam or complete CSCI 1100 - Using Information Technology  prior to accumulating 30 credits.

Computing Minor: 23 credit hours


A minor is a secondary area of study outside of the major program of study with a structured curriculum composed of at least 18 semester credit hours of which at least 9 hours must be at the 3000-level or above.

Guided Elective: 3 credit hours


 Any CSCI course excluding CSCI 1100 CSCI 1101 , CSCI 1102 , CSCI 1105 , CSCI 1200 , Cooperative Education courses or Internship courses.

Guided Upper Division Electives: 9 credit hours


Any 3000- or 4000-level CSCI set of courses excluding Cooperative Education courses or Internship courses.

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