May 28, 2020  
2015-16 Catalog 
2015-16 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Computer Science


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Pete Nordquist, Chair

Professor Associate Professor Assistant Professor Adjunct Faculty

Emeritus Faculty

Daniel Harvey Peter Nordquist Kanwalinderjit Kaur Gagneja Lynn Ackler George Converse
 Kevin Sahr     Dian Brandenburg Lee Hill
      Tim Morton Ken Larson
        Robert McCoy
        Richard Peddicord
        Greg Pleva

Computer science is an exciting and growing field with career opportunities ranging from running a small business to working in industry, government, or education.  The capstone experience prepares students for the job market by providing real-world work experience.

Accelerated Baccalaureate Degree Program

Computer science majors may participate in the Accelerated Baccalaureate Degree Program. For more information, see the Accelerated Baccalaureate Degree Program section.

Emerging Media & Digital Arts

Through the programs of Art and Art History, Communication, and the center for Emerging Media & Digital Arts, SOU provides interdisciplinary instruction in visual narrative, design, and creation of visuals in a digital age. For information on Emerging Media & Digital Arts courses, see the EMDA courses in the Course Descriptions section of the catalog.

Graduate Program

The program offers a Master of Science degree in Applied Computer Science, designed to allow students to pursue advanced training in computer science while simultaneously developing workplace skills highly valued by employers.  See the Graduate Studies section of the catalog for more information on this program.

Mathematics-Computer Science Co-Major

The Mathematics-Computer Science co-major provides training in both math and computer science.  For information about this degree, see Mathematics-Computer Science  

Program Requirements






Computer Science