Computer Engineering (Minor)

This program was approved for students entering the university in the Summer 2022–Spring 2023 catalog year. For more information about catalog year, go to Catalog Year Information.

Minor in Computer Engineering
Unit: Speed School of Engineering (SS)
Department: Computer Science and Engineering 
Academic Plan Code: CECSMINOR

Program Requirements

The Minor in Computer Engineering  program is for undergraduate students in the J.B. Speed School of Engineering (SSoE) who are majoring in disciplines other than Computer Science and Engineering (CSE).

Prerequisite for admission to the minor in Computer Engineering is admission in a SSoE Bachelor of Science program other than CSE. Students should see their advisor for admission details.

The Computer Engineering minor requires successful completion of the following 19 or 20 credit hours with a GPA of 2.25 or higher:

Required Coursework

CSE 130Introduction to C and C++ Programming Languages3
CSE 302Data Structures3
CSE 420Design of Operating Systems3
CSE/ECE 412Introduction to Embedded Systems 13
CSE 525/ECE 516Microcomputer Design4
Select one of the following:3-4
Fundamentals of Computer Communications and Networks 1
Computer Design 1
Computer Design
Minimum Total Hours19-20

 NOTE:  At least 9 semester hours must be successfully completed while enrolled at the University of Louisville.


This course requires one or more prerequisite courses which are NOT included in the required coursework for the Computer Engineering minor.