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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.


    Winning Streak: Southeast Cyber Defense Team Wins Ninth Straight State Championship

    For the ninth consecutive year, the Southeast Missouri State University Cyber Defense Team has won the Missouri Collegiate Cyber Defense Competition (CCDC). The Southeast Cyber Defense Team competed against 20 other Missouri teams in the Feb. 13 CCDC. During the virtual competition, the team was put into a semi-realistic scenario where they were tasked with [...]

    Southeast Computer Science Alumnus Relaunches Career at Ameren

    After more than a decade in the workforce, Jesse Hankins decided to pursue a degree that would allow him to enter the career field of his dreams. “I’ve always had an affinity for technology and logic,” he said. “I started high school the year that Google became a website. I’ve quite literally grown up with [...]

    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 [...]



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Department of Computer Science
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Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701

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