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College of Sciences & Technology

MINOR IN BIOINFORMATICS​​​​​

Required Courses:
BIOL 1301/1101, BIOL 3303/3103, CHEM 1307/1107, CHEM 1308/1108, CS 1410, CS 2410, CS 3304, CS 4318, and two courses from: CS 4328, CS 4319, or any approved upper-level CS course. All hours counted toward the minor must be passed with “C” or better. At least 6 hours of upper-level course work in the minor must be completed at the University of Houston-Downtown. Students majoring in an area of the natural sciences, computer science or mathematics should choose courses in consultation with their academic advisor.

Note: All hours counted toward the minor must be passed with “C” or better. At least 6 hours of upper-level course work in the minor must be completed at the University of Houston-Downtown.

MINOR IN COMPUTER SCIENCE (20 hours minimum)

Required Courses:
CS 1410
CS 2410
Six hours beyond CS 1305

Note: Students must complete six hours of upper-level Computer Science. The six upper-level hours must be completed at UHD.

MINOR IN ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY (20 hours minimum)

The Engineering Technology minor is offered to provide specific engineering knowledge and skills to students pursuing degrees in other fields such business, humanities, or the sciences, and also to enhance the employment prospects of students enrolled in nontechnical majors. Laboratories associated with our courses give students hands-on skills in the use of up-to-date equipment, laboratory devices, and instruments. The minor can be customized to meet the needs of the student and to complement the student’s academic background. Course requirements shall include 20 semester credit hours in Engineering Technology courses with a limit of 12 credit hours transferred from other institutions. Course grades in the Engineering Technology minor must be “C” or better. Credit for Field Experience cannot apply.

Sample Requirements for ET minor
Sample for students pursuing the BBA, major in Purchasing & Materials Management or Bachelor of Science, major in Computer Science:

  • ENGR 1302, ENGR 1400, ENGR 2407, ENGR 3302, and six hours of upper-level engineering technology courses chosen in consultation with a CST advisor.

FOR ALL MINORS:

All hours counted toward the minor must be passed with “C” or better. At least 6 hours of upper-level course work in the mi nor must be completed at the University of Houston-Downtown.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact the CST Advising Center .​​

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