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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
Please join us on Monday, Feb 12, at 4:30 for a talk by Dr. Keola Donaghy on Indigenous Research Methods: Mele, Metaphor, and Memory: Exploring Hawaiian Conceptualizations Dr. Donahy will discuss the development of the “Ahupua‘a as Mele” metaphor as an example of a theoretical model based on a Hawaiian conceptualization that can be applied […]
Please join us on Monday, Feb 5th at 4:30 in HL 3F for a talk by Dr. Thayanan Phuaphanthong. Thayanan is the Program Coordinator for the HICSS conference as well as a graduate of CIS. Recalling Dr. Oppegaard’s and others’ advice to “get involved” with conferences as you grow your academic career, Thayanan will give […]
Please join us Monday Jan 22 at 4:30 in Hamilton Library 3F for a talk by Dr. Brent Oppengaard, of the School of Communications. Title: A Research Agenda as a Garden: Tending Multiple Projects, Grants, Papers, etc., for Bearing Fruit Description: Academic work isn’t like a factory line; it’s more of a […]
Please join us on Nov 27th for a talk by CIS PhD student Stacia Garlach on her recent conference paper (to HICSS) and her ongoing research towards her dissertation topic. See you in 3F Hamilton Library 4:30. Title: ‘I’m supposed to see that?’ AdChoices Usability in the Mobile Environment Abstract: The Digital Advertising Alliance […]
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 […]