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Computer Science Programs

Making the impossible possible—computer scientists thrive on it.

Whether you’re pursuing a path in computer science or information systems, you’ll learn how to innovate and apply technology to solve the problems of today and tomorrow.

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Information Systems Minor

If you’re interested in understanding fundamental principles of information systems, such as designing, developing, and managing software for business or organization systems, then you’ll probably be interested in this minor.  

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Program Highlights

  • The development of problem-solving, computer-programming, and project-management skills
  • Experience with discreet mathematics and data structures 
  • Support from the Mastodon community
  • A prestigious Purdue education


The program is accredited by the Computing Accreditation Commission of ABET.




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Requirements and Curriculum Overview

Our comprehensive curriculum and diverse requirements will challenge you to go further than you ever imagined. Check out what you can expect as you advance through our program.

Student Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of this minor, students will be able to demonstrate the following learning outcomes:

  • Analyze a complex computing problem and apply principles of computing and other relevant disciplines to identify solutions
  • Design, implement, and evaluate a computing-based solution to meet a given set of computing requirements in the context of the program’s discipline
  • Communicate effectively in a variety of professional contexts
  • Recognize professional responsibilities and make informed judgments in computing practice based on legal and ethical principles
  • Function effectively as a member or leader of a team engaged in activities appropriate to the program’s discipline
  • Support the delivery, use, and management of information systems within an information systems environment.