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Professor Peter B. Seel, Coordinator

This interdisciplinary minor is sponsored by five departments in different colleges across CSU:Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Journalism and Technical Communication, and Psychology. The program is designed for students seeking a broad foundation in information technology, but not seeking to major in a specific information technology-related field. The program requires 21 credits and is open to students majoring in any field other than computer science, computer information systems, and electrical and computer engineering. 

Students must satisfactorily complete the total credits required for the minor. Minors and interdisciplinary minors require 12 or more upper-division (300- to 400-level) credits.

Additional coursework may be required due to prerequisites.

Effective Spring 2017

Computer Application Requirement - Before a student is admitted to this program the student must demonstrate mastery of the following skill:

  • Computer applications software - demonstrated by completion of BUS 150 or CS 110.
Required Courses
Select one of the following courses:3
New Communication Technologies and Society
Global Communication Technologies
Elective Courses
Select from the following courses: 118
Information Technology in Business
Application Design and Development
End User Computing
Advanced Application Design and Development
Business Database Systems
Web Application Development
Principles of Digital Rhetoric and Design
Interactive Programming with Java
Object-Oriented Problem Solving
Java (CS1) No Prior Programming
Java (CS1) Prior Programming
Web Development
Network and System Administration
Professional and Technical Communication (GT-CO3)
Digital Photography
Web Design and Management
Information Graphics
Total Credits21
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Nine credits must be from upper-division courses.