It is with immense pleasure that we welcome you to the Computer and Information Sciences website.

The first computer science undergraduate degree was awarded in 1984. Currently the department offers, individually and with other programs, MS in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science (focus areas: Computer Science, Data Science, Applied Mathematics, and Integrated), BS in Computer Science, BS in Informatics, and BS in Informatics Online. We also offer graduate certificate, postbaccalaureate certificate, undergraduate certificates, and various minors.

Our CS curriculum is based on the recommendations of the ACM/ABET organizations which are the premier organizations in the CS profession. Our Informatics program allows students to develop or find technological solutions to solve problems in the area of their passion (e.g., Bioinformatics, Business, Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, English, Health Informatics, Life Sciences, Mathematics, New Media / Arts, Physics, Psychology, Social Informatics, Web Development)

Currently, there are twelve tenured full-time faculty members with terminal degrees, a lecturer, and a number of associate faculty. Additional information about the faculty and their research interests and teaching can be found in their profiles in this page. For a quick list of faculty research interests please visit this page. Read Award Winners and Scholarship Recipients Profile and Interviews and Hear what our students have to say!

For more information please visit the department overview page or download the department brochure

We look forward to hearing from you and developing a partnership! Below are a list of ways in which you could partner with us.

If you have any questions or would to get involved, please feel free to contact me.



Department of Computer and Information Sciences

Getting Involved

  • Scholarships - Creating scholarships to provide funding to students.
  • Fellowships - Creating fellowships to provide funding and mentoring to students. This could also involve working with faculty.
  • Internships for students (page) - Employing students during summers and regular semesters.
  • Posting Job Opportunities (page) - Send position description to be distributed to students.
  • Externships and Collaboration with faculty on research, non-profit, or commercial projects
  • Serving as a member of the CS Advisory Board
  • Invited Speakers - Speaking to students in classes
  • Campus Visit- To meet with faculty and students
  • Sponsoring externships, events, speakers, students, equipments, etc.