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The deadline for all applicants is February 1, 2018, for fall admission.

For more information on admission requirements please visit Office of Graduate Education, Prospective Students web page and Application page.

News & Events

Data Science – beginning as of 9/2018

Data science is an applied field so that rather than assessing student’s proficiency using written examinations, the data science examinations will be project-based. The student is required to     Complete CIS 702 and CIS705 (Data Science Fundamentals) in preparation for the exam area.     Take at least one semester of CIS 699 with any CIS faculty member […]

CIS 720 Seminar- Dr. Kim Binstead on HI-SEAS project

Please join us on Monday for an update by Dr. Kim Binstead on her HI-SEAS project (Hawai’i Space Exploration Analog and Simulation). See you at 4:30 in HL 3G (if the projector is working), 2K if it’s not — look for a room sign in HL basement.

CIS 720 Seminar- Preparing to Teach Online

Please join us on Monday at 4:30, in Hamilton Library, room 3F, to hear the talk named: Preparing to Teach Online: Tips and tales from educators and instructional designers. This topic will be presented by CIS students and Ph.D. candidates: Pam Estell, Kelly Holden, Kelsea Hosoda, & Dean Lodes.

CIS 720 Seminar- Jennifer Beamer on Merging Science and Cyberinfrastructure Pathways

Please join us on Monday to hear Jennifer’s talk on her summer internship project. 4:30 Hamilton Library 3F  I Know What You Did Last Summer: My Internship with the NSF Award#1541450,  Merging Science and Cyberinfrastructure Pathways Information ScIence Working Group.  Abstract: Whole Tale is a collaboration led by the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, in collaboration with […]

       CIS Alumni Testimonials

  • Paulo Maurin, 2008 CIS Alumni

    National Education Coordinator and Fellowship Manager, NOAA Coral Reef Conservation Program (CRCP) “The CIS program and its professors encouraged and facilitated my pursuit of a customized academic path that resulted in a purposeful and satisfying experience.”   The CIS program’s flexibility allowed me to carve […]

  • Gregory Carlton, 2006 CIS Alumni

    Professor, Computer Information Systems Department, Cal Poly Pomona, California “CIS allowed me the freedom to develop my research in an area that did not fit within any single discipline.” The flexibility available to students of the multidisciplinary approach of the doctoral program in Communication and […]

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