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About this Program

Department Information

The mission of the Department of Computer & Information Science & Engineering is to educate students, as well as the broader campus community, in the fundamental concepts of the computing discipline; to create and disseminate computing knowledge and technology; and to use expertise in computing to help society solve problems.


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P.O. Box 116120


This minor requires a minimum 2.5 grade point average to apply for admission.

Majors Not Eligible for this Minor

  • Computer engineering, computer science, and digital arts and sciences majors (CEN, CSE, CEE, DAS) in the CISE and ECE departments
  • Computer science majors (CSC) in the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Required Courses

CDA 3101Introduction to Computer Organization3
Select one:3-6
Programming Fundamentals 1
and Programming Fundamentals 2
Advanced Programming Fundamentals for CIS Majors
COP 3530Data Structures and Algorithm4
COP 4600Operating Systems3
COT 3100Applications of Discrete Structures3
MAC 2312Analytic Geometry and Calculus 24
Total Credits20-23

At least three of the CDA, CIS, COP, and COT courses must be taken at UF.