Artificial Intelligence (Minor)

Dive into the foundations necessary to build computational systems that can interpret sensory input, learn from experience, understand human language, plan ahead, and support intelligent decision-making.

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From its foundation, the field of artificial intelligence has been an interdisciplinary endeavor, requiring deep knowledge of both computational and human sciences. Moreover, the growing impact of AI on society demands that graduates are capable and ethical collaborators, able to ensure the safe and effective adoption of new technologies across domains.

Learn core AI concepts and techniques including computer algorithms, knowledge representation, constraint satisfaction, probabilistic reasoning, decision-theoretic control, and sensor interpretation.

AI is a fast-growing discipline being implemented in a variety of businesses and industry, making this minor a good complement to many majors. Coursework focuses on discovering new solutions to real-world problems.

Program Overview

Learn core artificial intelligence concepts and techniques including computer algorithms, knowledge representation, constraint satisfaction, probabilistic reasoning, decision-theoretic control, and sensor interpretation. Coursework focuses on discovering new solutions to real-world problems.

Career Opportunities

Artificial intelligence is being implemented at a wide variety of businesses and industries outside of the tech world, including:

  • Marketing and consumer research
  • Agriculture
  • Law
  • Sales
  • Analytics
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A total of 16 credit hours of coursework must be completed to earn the minor in artificial intelligence.

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Interested in declaring a minor? Talk with your academic adviser or Academic Affairs to plan out your course schedule and fill out the Minor Request Form.