Mar 21, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog

Computer Science Minor

The minor in Computer Science is designed to teach students basic computer science techniques. The curriculum teaches the essential tools and algorithms used in computer science.


Please see the UNLV Howard R. Hughes College of Engineering web page at for information about department programs, faculty and facilities.  Degree worksheets are available at Minor in Computer Science | Academics | University of Nevada, Las Vegas (




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Institution - Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities




Learning Objectives

  • Analyze problems and identify the computing and/or mathematical techniques appropriate for their solution.
  • Apply design and development principles in the construction of software systems.
  • Use current tools or techniques to implement and evaluate programs or computer-based systems.