Rick Matthews

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Richard Matthews III

Teaching Associate, Computing Sciences

Phone: Email: rmatthe@coastal.edu Office Hours:


Student/Office Hours 

See syllabus.


Rick Matthews is a proud Coastal alumnus completing a bachelor's degree in computer science. He also earned a master's degree in Information Technology from Virginia Tech and a doctorate in Cyber Operations from Dakota State University. He has experience in database systems, web application development, IT management, and information security.


Ph.D. in Cyber Operations, Dakota State University
Master of Information Technology, Virginia Tech
B.S. in Computer Science, Coastal Carolina University

Teaching/Research Interests

Cybersecurity, malware, networking, databases, and web programming