Program Objectives

SD Mines Computer Science Program Objectives

1.  Graduates who have entered industry will have demonstrated a mastery of their field.

2.  Graduates who continued their education beyond the bachelor's level will have the necessary background to successfully complete advanced degrees.

3.  Graduates will have demonstrated their ability to assume leadership roles through career advancement or by assuming responsibilities beyond those expected of entry-level positions.

4.  Graduates will be involved in their profession and make contributions to the field of computer science.

5.  Graduates will have the requisite foundation for life-long learning and will possess the skills to adapt and thrive in the rapidly-changing field of computer science.

Department Head
Contact Information

Dr. Jeffrey S McGough
Phone: (605) 394-2722
Office: MDB 100 

Please note:
Due to construction in McLaury, the CSE department office is located in the lower level of the Dakota Building at 306 E. St. Joseph Street.