Stephen Lyford

Instructor of Computer Science

Campus:  Wharton
Division:  Technology and Business
Building:  P-106A
911 Boling Highway
Wharton, TX, 77488
Phone:  979-532-6479

Mr. Lyford is the program director and full-time instructor at Wharton County Junior College.  He has been teaching full time for six years, and taught adjunct for four years.  Mr. Lyford mainly teaches Network Administration and Introduction courses.  He received his Bachelors in Computer Science and his Master's in Educational Technology from Sam Houston State University.  He is currently working on his PhD from North Central University in Information Technology Securities.  He is married and has 3 kids; two boys and a girl.  Mr. Lyford is also the Children's pastor at First Baptist Church of El Campo.  

Office Hours:

Please see Mr. Lyford for current office hours


  • M.Ed. Educational Technology -- Sam Houston State University
  • B.S. Computer Science -- Sam Houston State University

Courses Taught:

  • COSC 1301 -- Introduction to Computing
  • BCIS 1305 -- Business Computing
  • ITSC 1305 - Introduction to PC Operating Systems
  • ITSC 1325 -- Personal Computer Hardware
  • ITNW 1308 -- Implementing Client Operating Systems
  • ITNW 1345 -- Network Directory Services
  • ITNW 1316 -- Network Administration
  • ITNW 2335 -- Network Troubleshooting and Support
  • CETT 1321 -- Electronic Fabrication
  • CETT 1331 -- Programming for Discrete Electronic Devices


Last Updated: 5/6/19