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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 Among National and Regional Best in 2022 U.S. News Rankings

    Southeast Missouri State University has been recognized in multiple categories in the 2022 U.S. News & World Report Best Colleges rankings released this week. Southeast was recognized in 9 categories, five overall university categories and four program specific categories. Most notable ranking for Southeast was being No. 16 on the “Top Public Schools” among Midwestern regional [...]

    Gov. Parson Signs Bill Designating Southeast with a Statewide Mission in Computer Science, Cybersecurity, and Visual and Performing Arts

    Gov. Mike Parson signed House Bill 297 (HB 297) into law on Tuesday, July 13, officially designating Southeast Missouri State University as an institution of higher education with a statewide mission in the areas of computer science, cybersecurity, and visual and performing arts. Southeast President Dr. Carlos Vargas was at the ceremony in Jefferson City [...]

    Southeast ICPC Teams Compete at North American Division Championships

    For the first time in Southeast Missouri State University history, two International Collegiate Programming Competition (ICPC) student teams have competed in the ICPC North American Division Championships (NADC), with one finishing in the Top 15. At this year’s competition, held virtually April 22, Southeast’s Redhawk1 team placed 13th and Redhawk2 team finished in 40th place [...]



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Department of Computer Science
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