The minor in informatics requires a minimum of 16 s.h., including at least 12 s.h. in courses taken at the University of Iowa. Students must maintain a g.p.a. of at least 2.00 in all courses for the minor and in all UI courses for the minor. Course work in the minor may not be taken pass/nonpass.

Students earning a major in computer science or in business analytics and information systems in the Department of Management Sciences (Tippie College of Business) may not earn the minor in informatics.

The informatics minor requires the following course work.

Both of these:
CS:1110Introduction to Computer Science3
CS:2110Programming for Informatics4
One of these:
CS:2420Databases for Informatics3
MSCI:3200Database Management3
One of these:
CS:2520Human-Computer Interaction3
CS:2620Networking and Security for Informatics3
One of these:
STAT:1020Elementary Statistics and Inference3
STAT:1030Statistics for Business4
STAT:2010Statistical Methods and Computing3
STAT:2020Probability and Statistics for the Engineering and Physical Sciences3
STAT:3120Probability and Statistics4
STAT:4143Introduction to Statistical Methods3

Students may declare the informatics minor on MyUI, and they may request an audit for the minor through MyUI.