University General Course Catalog 2023-2024 
    Jul 14, 2024  
University General Course Catalog 2023-2024

Digital Interactive Games, Minor

This minor is open to all students at the university. Students who complete the minor have a strong technical foundation in the theory and practice of using computing principles to create digital interactive games.

In addition to the general university requirements of at least a “C” (2.0) GPA for graduation, all Digital Interactive Games minors must earn at least a “C” in those minor courses designated with an asterisk (*) and a “C” average for all courses used to satisfy the minor requirements.

Contact Information

Department of Computer Science and Engineering
242 Scrugham Engineering and Mines
(775) 784-6974 

I. Program Requirements (21 units)

A. Required Courses (12-15 units depending on major)

For Non-Computer Science and Engineering Majors (15 units)

For Computer Science and Engineering Majors (12 units)

Computer Graphics Related Foundations (3 units)

B. Additional Courses (6-9 units depending on major)

The remaining courses can be drawn from computer science and engineering, art or journalism, and they can be tailored to your interests in the field, such as artificial intelligence, interactive media, or graphics. CSE majors must take at least one 3 unit course that does not count towards their major. Eligible electives include: