Program overview

Learn the principles of computation and algorithms, and develop essential programming and computing skills with Rider’s minor in computer science.

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Minor requirements

This minor will provide you with a broad technical understanding of the field, and prepare you to gain a deep appreciation of computing and its functions.


Computer Science (Minor)

John Bochanski

Associate Professor, Department Chair

Department of Computer Science and Physics

Mike and Patti Hennessy Science and Technology Center

jbochanski [at]


Academic Focus: Astronomy and Physics

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