Computer Science Minor

Computing is critical to the running of practically any business, institution, organization or agency. Simply put, the world works on computers.

Towson University students

As technologies and our dependence on them grows, a background in computer science is increasingly useful in practically any job. That’s why a minor in computer science is an excellent complement to a wide variety of majors.

The academic offerings in computer science at Towson University are innovative and flexible. Coursework emphasizes solid theoretical foundations and the latest technological developments, so you can broaden your abilities and enhance your career options.

This minor is available to students who have a major other than computer science, information systems or information technology.

You can view minor requirements in the Undergraduate Catalog.

WHY TOWSON university?

Academic Advantages

  • small classes, state-of-the-art facilities, highly individualized advising and active student clubs
  • research and internship opportunities through partnerships with federal, state and local government agencies and the IT industry
  • computer science program accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Post-secondary Accreditation (COPA) and the U.S. Department of Education
  • designation as a Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency and the Department of Homeland Security since 2002