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

Spring 2016 Computing Seminar Schedule

Seminars are held in Science room 113. All Friday seminars are at 7:00 am; seminars on Thursdays are at 5:00 pm. All are welcome!

Thu, Feb 11Brent Coffey & Jeremy Pumphrey
Frederick National Laboratory
Informatics Role in Precision Medicine
Fri, Feb 12Estras LopezCross-Platform Mobile App Development
Fri, Feb 19Zach RussellA Breakdown of JavaScript Runtime Engines
Fri, Feb 26Jordan SmithAudio Fingerprinting
Fri, Mar 11Justin GreenlessEvolutionary Computing
Fri, Mar 18Nathan RobertsAn Overview of Artificial Neural Networks
Fri, Mar 25Jacob MaurierBig Data - Predicting the Future
Fri, Apr 1Jacob MaloneSoftware-Defined Networking
Fri, Apr 8Dr. Gabriel FoustGuaranteeing Responsiveness and Consistency in Dynamic, Asynchronous GUIs
Fri, Apr 15Nathan Hourt
Follow My Vote, Inc.
Blocked and Loaded: Why Blockchain Technology Matters and What it can do for You