Minor in Programming and Computing

The Minor Concentration in Programming and Computing requires students from any program of the University of Puerto Rico system,  to take 12 additional course credits to obtain the minor degree.  This can be counted as part of their Free Electives course work.

  • Must be a student at the University of Puerto Rico (any of its 11 Campuses).
  • Request admission to the Minor in Programming and Computing at the Computer Science department.
    • Must request the minor degree at the Register Office before graduation.
  • Have approved satisfactorily the following courses in Computer Science
    • CCOM 3030: Introduction to Computer Science or CCOM3031: Data Science
    • CCOM3033: Introduction to programming with grade A or B.
    • CCOM3034: Data Structures
    • CCOM4027: Introduction to Database Management

See the Solicitation for the Minor here: https://sites.google.com/upr.edu/solicitud-grado-menor

Minor concentrations are not conducive to a degree, so they do not appear on the diploma. However, they are recognized in the Cert. 44, 2019-2020, of the UPR Governing Board, and represent an initiative aimed at enriching the academic experience of our students.