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.
Spring 2020 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 unless posted otherwise. All are welcome!
Note: Due to the coronavirus, all seminars scheduled after March 6 will be held online.
|Fri, Feb 14||Jeremy Campbell|
|Angular as a Framework Option|
Iconography in UI Design
|Fri, Feb 21||Jonathan Thompson|
|Vehicle to Vehicle Networks (Broad ATM)|
|Fri, Feb 28||Taylor Barber|
|ML Algorithm - Convolutional Neural Networks (CNN)|
|Thu, Mar 5||Paul Gower|
|Overcoming Delay: How the Best Developers Increase Productivity|
|Fri, Mar 6||Emily Collins|
|Linear Regression Models using R|
|Fri, Mar 20||Levi Mason|
QISKit (Quantum Information Science Kit)
|Fri, Mar 27||Caleb Rudder|
|Fri, Apr 3||David Gillespie|
|Apache Spark and Data Analysis|
|Thu, Apr 9||Brian Jones|
|Fri, Apr 10||Hyhway Therrell|
|Blockchain - Fundamentals|
Blockchain - Private Data Storage