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Computer Science

From animation to medical innovation, computer science improves and accelerates all the technologies we rely on today. As a computer science major at Kettering, you can be part of the technological change that propels us forward, whether that means keeping healthcare information secure, empowering underserved communities, or warning of environmental catastrophes. Our programs equip you with both the theoretical knowledge and the high-level skills in emerging technologies you need to build an exciting and thriving career. You’ll also have opportunities to participate in research with faculty and compete in national and international competitions that put your skills to the test.


The Department of Computer Science is located on the 2nd floor of the Academic Building in room 2300.

Phone: 810-762-7905 | Email:

Computer Science Podcasts


Software Engineering Radio is a podcast targeted at professional software developers. Three to four times per month, they publish a new episode talking to experts from the software engineering world about a full range of topics that matter to professional developers.

undefinedIn Security Now, Leo Laporte and Steve Gibson spend time each week discussing important issues of personal computer security as well as long-standing problems, concerns, and solutions. 


Linux Action Show is the world's #1 Linux podcast. This weekly show covers the best in the open source and Linux world with a solid dose of Linux, gadgets, howto, reviews, and news every week!


Spark is an ongoing conversation about our rapidly changing world. Along with you, host Nora Young explores how technology, innovation and design affects our lives.

Computer Science in the Digital Commons

To see what Kettering Computer Science faculty are up to in the publishing world, check out the Computer Science page in the Digital Commons! Kettering collects faculty publications, conference materials, patents and grants in this collection. For more information about the Digital Commons or for faculty wishing to participate, please email

Digital Discovery Librarian

Related Libguides

LinkedIn Learning

LinkedIn Learning is a great resource with numerous courses on various topics related to Computer Science. 

Find some of the most popular courses below, or, check out the full range of courses in LinkedIn Learning here

Computer Science Principles: Programming

1 hour 40 minutes

The History of Computer Science

8 minutes

Computer Science Principles: The Internet

59 minutes

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