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Department of Computer Science

The Department of Computer Science believes in perfection. There can be no substitute when technology, language, and strategy come together to create the software, applications, and protections we need to live in the 21st century. Everything we do relies on computer scientists’ determination and skill. We prepare our students with exceptional programs and faculty who support and challenge them to rise to that level. If you’re interested in perfecting your skills, we should talk.

our code is perfection.


    Southeast Computer Science Alumnus Finds Success as Vizient Software Engineer

    As a high school student, Stephen Sladek discovered he had a passion for building and programming computers. To build his own computer, he ordered parts and a book to guide him through the process. “After I got the PC humming to life, I was instantly hooked on all things computer technology,” he said. “A couple [...]

    Regents Approve New Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity, Minor in Jazz Studies

    The Southeast Missouri State University Board of Regents today approved a new Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity and a new minor in jazz studies. Both new programs are expected to begin during the 2020-2021 academic year. Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity The new Graduate Certificate in Cybersecurity will be offered by the Department of Computer Science in [...]

    Southeast Cyber Defense Team Wins Eighth Straight State Championship

    For the eighth straight year, the Southeast Missouri State University Cyber Defense Team has won the Missouri Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC). The Southeast students participated Feb. 15 in the virtual competition, finishing ahead of Drury University, second place; and Northwest Missouri State University, third place. The Southeast team now advances to the Erich J. [...]



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Department of Computer Science
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

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