Computer Science & Engineering

Computers play a role in nearly every aspect of modern life. With a degree in computer science or computer engineering from SD Mines, our students will launch into exciting careers that can change the world.

Students studying computer engineering at Mines learn to work with computer components and computer systems, managing the interaction between hardware and software. As professional computer engineers, they might design computers, develop mobile technology or work with robots and artificial intelligence.

Students studying computer science at Mines learn to use the language of computers – called code – to program computers to take a specific action. They will learn to program software, create mobile apps, develop websites and secure information. As professional computer scientists, they might work as computer programmers, web developers, database administrators or information security analysts. 

Department Head
Contact Information

Dr. Jeffrey S McGough
Jeff.McGough@sdsmt.edu
Phone: (605) 394-2722
Office: FFB CSE Office 

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

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