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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Software Engineering

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Department Computer Science
College Science, Engineering & Technology
Program Website
Undergraduate Degree Type(s) BS (Program is closed; teach out plan for majors in the program as of August 25, 2010.) Other degree options in Computer Information Science still available; please contact the department for more information.
Program Description Bachelor's degree programs offered by the Department of Computer Science prepare graduates for positions in computer-related fields as well as advanced post-graduate study.  As a Software Engineering major, you will study the scientific and mathematical basis of computer software as well as how to design, analyze and maintain software.
Admission Requirements Admission to the major is required for enrollment in 300- and 400-level courses.  Admission requirements are:
  • A minimum of 32 earned semester credits
  • Completion of MATH 121 with a grade of C or better
  • Completion of ENG 101 with a grade of C or better
  • Completion of CS 110, CS 111, CS 210, and CS 220 with a grade of C or better and a GPA of 2.5 in these courses (or their equivalents).
Admission application forms are available in the College Advising Center, Trafton C-125.
Other Requirements All courses in the CS major and minor (including required support and general education courses) must be taken for grade, and a C or above is required.  Grades of D in required courses are not accepted toward the major or minor in CS.
Academic Bulletin A full description of the program including class listings and class descriptions are listed in the Academic Bulletin.
Program Contact Information Department of Computer Science
273 Wissink Hall
Mankato, MN 56001
Phone: 507–389–1412
Fax: 507–389–6376
College Advising College of Science, Engineering & Technology Advising Center
Ken Adams, Student Relations Coordinator
125 Trafton Science Center C.
Mankato, MN 56001

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