Computer Science Department

The mission of the Computer Science Department is to:

  1. Prepare students for participation in all phases of software development;
  2. Provide a foundation of fundamental concepts which will accommodate emerging technologies;
  3. Promote the university's overall mission of integrating faith, learning and living.

The CS Department is in the College of Sciences. We offer degrees in Computer Science and Software Development which prepare students for placement in the following positions:

  • Software Engineer
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Database Programmer/Administrator
  • Network Engineer
  • Web Developer
  • Graduate studies in Computer Science

Additional information can be obtained from Dr. Tim Baird. Admission information is available from Harding University Admissions.

Upcoming Events

Fall 2015 Computing Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held in Science room 113. All Friday seminars are at 7:00 am; seminars on Thursdays are at 4:00 pm. All are welcome!

Thu, Sep 24Butch Gardner
Director, Career Services
Resume Writing
Fri, Sep 25Emily StrandvoldStatic Code Analysis Tools
Thu, Oct 8Drew Spickes
Debugging Improvements in Visual Studio 2015
Fri, Oct 9Meghan NorrisCMU Sphinx 4 - Speach Recognition
Thu, Oct 15Anna Shafer
National Instruments
Data Flow Programming
Fri, Oct 16Nik KovitzAugmented Reality
Fri, Oct 23Rachel BeemanA Programmer's Guide to Surviving Quantum Computers
Fri, Oct 30Aaron WebbRandom Number/Bit Generation
Fri, Nov 6Brock McFarlandThe Augmented Web
Thu, Nov 12Google
Working for Google: Resume and Interview Tips
Fri, Nov 13Set GomezFog Computing
Thu, Nov 19ABC FinancialA Jump-Start Guide to Succeeding as a Developer
Fri, Nov 20Caleb CobbBridging Air-Gapped Computers using GSM Frequencies
Fri, Dec 4Tyler ApgarSoftware Patents