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Computer Science Minor

  • Location IconBrookings Main Campus

Equip yourself to thrive in the computerized 21st century.

The computer science minor offers students a flexible program well suited to enhance any major curriculum and increase a graduate’s marketability. Employment of computer scientists is soaring above the national average for all occupations according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. As the world evolves toward internet of things and internet of everything, your preparation in this field will be key to advancing your career.

Undecided or still deciding on a major and future career?

If you are uncertain about your major and have questions about career planning, you are not alone. Choosing a major or career can be a very difficult decision. The exploratory studies program may be a good fit if you are unsure of your major and career focus. Entering the university in the exploratory studies program will help you gain confidence and valuable insights on majors and minors available at SDSU and future career choices. 

In addition, FOCUS 2 Career, a self-guided assessment, education and career planning program, will help you reflect on your values, interests, personality traits and skills to provide valuable insight as you explore major and career choices. SDSU students may access FOCUS 2 Career by using their student email and password. After completing FOCUS 2 Career, you may find it helpful to discuss your results with a career coach in the Office of Career Development.