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Classes Canceled Monday, March 30

In light of the ongoing recovery efforts related to the EF-3 tornado that hit our hometown of Jonesboro Saturday, Chancellor Kelly Damphousse has canceled classes for Monday, March 30. Monday was to be our first day back from Spring Break, and a continuation of our all-online instruction because of COVID-19.

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Computer Science

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

College: College of Engineering & Computer Science

Department: Computer Science


The Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science focuses on the basics of computer problem solving applicable to the science disciplines.  The program builds a strong foundation in programming, software development, algorithms, computer organization, operating systems, networking, and database systems.  

In addition, a broad exposure to mathematics and the sciences provide an understanding of problem solving using the scientific method.  Students will gain skills in several programming environments and software applications through laboratories and classroom assignments.  Electives are part of the program and allow students to explore various topics in artificial intelligence, distributed systems, graphics, compilers, and advanced programming.


Curriculum and degree requirements can be found in the most current Undergraduate Bulletin.

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Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Computer Science offers business tracks in the following tracks: Electronic Commerce, Information Technology Track, and General Business. 

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