The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
    Dakota State University
   
 
  Aug 20, 2017
 
 
    
Skip Navigation
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-2018

College of Computing


  Programs
  Faculty
  Mission
  Center of Excellence

Programs

Minors:

Certificates:

Faculty

Interim Dean:

Richard Hanson

Professors:

Stephen Krebsbach, Josh Pauli, Wayne Pauli, Kevin Streff

Associate Professors:

Steve Graham, Tom Halverson, Ashley Podhradsky, Yong Wang

Assistant Professors:

Kyle Cronin, Mike Ham, Barbara Myers, Austin O’Brien, Josh Stroschein

Instructors/Lectures:

Salabh Bhattarai, Kathy Engbrecht, Scott Graham, Rob Honomichl, Jason Jenkins, Brent Tulloss

Mission

The mission of the College of Computing is to educate and prepare students to be life long learners and professionals in computer game design, computer science, cyber operations and network and security administration.  Inherent in the educational process is challenging individuals to develop information management skills, to think logically, and to make sound decisions. Information technology is integrated throughout the curriculum. This emphasis on information technology and faculty expertise provides the foundation for Dakota State University’s Center of Excellence.

The College offers a doctorate degree in Cyber Security; masters degrees in Applied Computer Science and Information Assurance and Computer Security; and baccalaureate degrees in Computer Game Design, Computer Science, Cyber Operations and Network and Security Administration. Also, the college offers an Associate of Science degree in Network and Security Administration and Software Development which articulates with the related four-year degree. DSU has a fast track program for certain majors. Students who might be eligible should contact the Department Chairs for the College of Computing. In addition to course work in the academic setting, the College provides opportunities for students to learn through work and consulting experience. Internships and supervised professional practices are available in most programs. 

Center of Excellence Honors Program

The Dakota State University Center of Excellence Honors Program targets high achieving students. Successful completion of the program requirements by the student will result in the student being designated “Center of Excellence Honors Graduate”. This designation will appear on the student’s transcripts, diplomas, and the commencement program. The full program can be found in the General Studies  section of this catalog.