Mathematics and Computer Science Department offers undergraduate and graduate degrees, Bachelor of Science (B.S.) and Masters in Computers and Information Science. The B.S. in mathematics provides two options: one option relates to students interested in professional or graduate programs requiring extensive Math backgrounds. The other Math option is for those preparing to teach in public or private schools and requires completion of a minor in teacher education.
The B.S. in Computer Science has two option concentrations for students to choose: B.S. in Computer Science with option concentration in Computer Game and Animation Design for students interested in innovative video game development which offers experience in highly competitive introductory and advanced topics of game programming and art skills as well as mobile apps.
B.S. in Computer Science with option concentration in Computer Technology which concentrates on Information Technology, Industrial Technology and applications of computing including the electronic systems and devices in the creation of computer hardware and software. The graduate program in Computer Science offers a Master in Computers and Information Science with a dual course delivery of on campus or fully on-line.
- Arkansas Council of Teachers of Mathematics Regional Mathematics Contest
The Mathematics Department at SAU will host the South Arkansas Regional Mathematics Contest, sponsored by ACTM, on Saturday, March 3, 2018. Secondary school students enrolled in any one of the following courses are invited to participate: Algebra I, Geometry, Algebra II, Trig/Precalculus, Calculus, and Statistics. Trophies will be awarded to students placing first, second, and... Read Mor […]
- Math in the Picture
The 1st Annual Math in the Picture Competition took place on Thursday, November 9th. Over 50 students, staff, and faculty attended the event, including some guests from Magnolia High School. There were snacks and conversation, and most importantly a general interest in the mathematical ideas that had been put forth. The contest results are in,... Read Mor […]
- Math in the Picture
SAU students and surrounding area high school students have submitted some poster projects for the annual “Math in the Picture” contest. The posters are on display in Wilson 223, from 2:30-4:30 on Thursday, November 9th. Snacks and refreshments are provided, and all students and faculty are welcome to come by and take a look. Please... Read Mor […]
- “Math in the Picture” Competition
Join in the competition for showing your math and art skills combined. The purpose of the project is to find or take an image, display it in poster form, and additionally provide an explanation of the mathematics behind the image (use your words, equations, pictures, formulas, etc.). Submit your intent to join the contest ASAP... Read Mor […]
- SAU sciences hosting engineering and coding/cyber security youth summer camps
Southern Arkansas University’s College of Science and Engineering is adding a new Coding and Cyber Security Summer Camp this year along with offering the third-annual Engineering Summer Camp. The Coding and Cyber Security Summer Camp is scheduled for June 5-7, 2017. It is open to students entering grades eight through 12, and overnight or daily... Read Mor […]