Computer Science Department
The mission of the Computer Science Department is to:
- Prepare students for participation in all phases of software development;
- Provide a foundation of fundamental concepts which will accommodate emerging technologies;
- Promote the university's overall mission of integrating faith, learning and living.
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
In partnership with the Information Systems Department, we also offer a degree in Cybersecurity.
B.A. in computer science-MSIS is an accelerated dual degree offered to computer science students who have completed 90 hours of undergraduate coursework with a 3.0 GPA. The result is the completion of a B.A. in computer science and a M.S. in information systems in five years or less.
You may browse the courses we offer, learn about our faculty, and see the awards and honors our students have earned. Additional information can be obtained from Dr. Tim Baird. Admission information is available from Harding University Admissions.
Upcoming Events: Spring 2021 Computer Seminar Schedule
Upcoming Events: Spring 2021 Computing Seminar Schedule
Seminars are held in McInteer room 150. All Friday seminars are at 7:00 am; seminars on Thursdays are at 4:00 pm unless posted otherwise. All are welcome!
|Fri, Feb 26||Cam Cohu|
|Rollback Networking in Peer-to-Peer Video Games|
Bioinformatic Tools in the CRISPR-Cas System
|Thu, Mar 4||David Mohundro|
Clear Function Inc.
|Fri, Mar 5||Gus McCoy|
|Microservices with the Spring Boot Framework|
Agile Development and Devops Using Azure Boards
|Fri, Mar 19||Jon Curnutt|
|The MUMPS Programming Language|
|Fri, Mar 26||Bryce Wiedower|
|Applications of the ELO Rating System|
|Fri, Apr 2||Derrick Courtney|
|Building a LISP Interpreter in Kotlin|
Process Profiling with Flame Graph Visualization
|Fri, Apr 9||Spencer Hill|
|VPNs Under the Hood|
|Fri, Apr 16||Adriana Walls|
|Encoder-Decoder Models for NLP|
The Aho-Corasick Algorithm