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Quantum Information Science and Engineering Minor

The Minor in Quantum Information Science and Engineering requires a minimum of 20 credit hours.

I. Required Minor Courses
MATH 2114Introduction to Linear Algebra 1,23
or MATH 3144 Linear Algebra I
PHYS 2254Hello Quantum World!3
CHEM/PHYS 3684Quantum Software I 12
CHEM/PHYS 4684Quantum Software II 11
PHYS 4254Quantum Information Technologies 13
Subtotal12
Other Courses
II. Select one of the following:
PHYS 4264Quantum Optics and Qubit Processors 1,33
or CS 4134 Quantum Computation and Information Processing
III. Select at least 3 credit hours of the following:3
Intermediate Laboratory 1
Modern Physics 1
Intermediate Electricity and Magnetism 1
Introduction to Proofs 1
Linear Algebra I 1,2
Introduction to Programming in Python
Intermediate Programming in Python 1
Software Design and Data Structures 1
Data Structures and Algorithms 1
Introductory Data Analytics and Visualization 1
Physical Chemistry 1
Circuits and Devices 1
Physical Electronics 1
Computational Engineering 1
Signals and Systems 1
Electromagnetic Fields 1
Introduction to Optoelectronics 1
Semiconductor Device Fundamentals 1
Introduction to RF and Microwave Engineering 1
Introduction to Communication Systems 1
Introduction to Control Systems 1
Fundamentals of Materials Science 1
Fundamentals of Electronic Materials 1
IV. Select at least 2 credit hours of the following:2
Quantum Optics and Qubit Processors 1,3
Modern Experimental Physics 1
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics 1
Introduction to Quantum Mechanics 1
Introduction to Solid State Physics 1
Quantum Mechanics 1
Physical Inorganic Chemistry 1
Cryptography 1
Cryptography 1
Introduction to Numerical Analysis 1
Issues in Scientific Computing 1
Data and Algorithm Analysis 1
Quantum Computation and Information Processing 1,3
Intermediate Data Analytics and Machine Learning 1
Data Analytics 1
Data Analytics 1
Microwave and RF Engineering 1
Photonics 1
Power Electronics 1
Digital Communications 1
Information Theory 1
Semiconductor Processing 1
Subtotal8
Total Credits20
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Prerequisites and corequisites
For these courses, prerequisites and/or corequisites apply. Students are required to double check course prerequisites and corequisites. Please see your advisor or consult the Undergraduate Course Catalog for more information.

2

This course can only count once. If taken in set I (Required courses), it cannot be counted as an elective from set III. 

3

This course can only count once. If taken in set II, it cannot be counted as an elective from set IV.

Total credit hours: minimum 20 credit hours.

Notes

Minimum GPA
Must have a 2.0 or higher for all courses used to complete this minor.