No matter your major, you can get secondary training in basic foundations of computer science by declaring a computer science minor. It’s a great way to introduce yourself to programming as well, which is a useful skill across a variety of professional fields.Cognitive Science Minor Cognitive science is the study of the processes underlying the acquisition and use of knowledge. You will study how the human mind works by combining classes from Psychology, Philosophy, Linguistics, Computer Science and several other disciplines. Classes in Artificial Intelligence, and Automata and Formal Languages also round out this interdisciplinary minor. Information Systems Minor
The information systems minor teaches you how information technology affects organizations, including systems analysis, databases, and internet programming.Mathematical Biology Minor
The Mathematical Biology Minor prepares students in mathematics, computer science, and biology to work at the intersection of the life and mathematical sciences. You will take a combination of courses and participate in research on open ended problems in the biological sciences. You begin by building your own learning plan. See mathematical biology for more info.
January 13, 2020
Dr. Rashmi Prasad has accepted the position of dean of the School of Business and will start at Truman July 1.
January 13, 2020
Starting with the 2020-21 school year, Truman will utilize the first floor of Dobson Hall as pet-friendly housing. Animals that will be permitted to live on campus include dogs weighing no more than 40 pounds, cats, gerbils, guinea pigs, hamsters and rabbits.