The department at Rice has a three-sided mission: to create knowledge, to disseminate knowledge, and to provide service to their communities - the local Rice community and the broader community beyond the campus. From anti lock brakes to airbags, secondary oil recovery to weather prediction, advanced imaging technology to digital enhancement in the cinema, computation is changing the world. Contrary to popular belief, the job market in computer science and information technology is robust and growing (a fact highlighted by the recent ACM task force on Outsourcing, chaired by their own Moshe Vardi).
The university’s focus on communication and business skills gives graduates an advantage in the job market. And each student enjoys the small class sizes and personal attention that make RMU a special place to learn.
What else makes us special?
BS Information Sciences and Computer Information Systems degrees accredited by the ABET Computing Accreditation Commission
Fully equipped TV studio, converged newsroom, digital editing bays, and campus radio station
The country's first IT project management master's degree
A dedicated living-learning facility for professional visiting artists, filmmakers, designers, and photographers
Exec-friendly doctorate in information systems and communications
Six integrated 5-year B.A./B.S. and M.S. programs in computer information systems and communication fields.
RIT is a place where brilliant minds assemble and collaborate, where they pool together their individual talents across disciplines in service of big projects and big ideas. It is a vibrant community teeming with students collaborating with experts and specialists: a hub of innovation. It is an intersection of disciplines, a launching pad for a brilliant career, and a highly unique state of mind. The B. Thomas Golisano College of Computing and Information Sciences is newest and largest college of RIT, the Golisano College includes the departments of Information Technology, Computer Science, Software Engineering and Networking, Security, and Systems Administration as well as the Laboratory for Applied Computing. This mixture of applied computing disciplines is unique and allows the college to offer a strong, diverse series of programs centered around computing, from the infrastructure designer's to the end user's point of view.
Roger Williams University is an independent, co-educational institution with a focus on undergraduate learning, paired with strong, related master's degree programs. The University is also home to Rhode Island's only law school. No matter what their major, their transdisciplinary general education program provides all Roger Williams graduates with a comprehensive foundation in the liberal arts, where they develop the problem solving, reasoning, communications and teamwork attributes that employers seek. The Computer Information Systems major prepares students for careers that integrate state-of-the-art concepts and technologies with a solid foundation in established business computing practice. This combination of disciplines provides students with the skills employers need for maintaining today's systems as well as the skills required for the development of next-generation systems. The program is intensely hands-on, as the instructional focus is on building solutions to business problems.
Along with DePauw University and Indiana University at Bloomington, they are organizing INWIC 2008 (Indiana Women in Computing). This is a conference for women in computer science programs in Indiana and is a great opportunity for their students to network with other young women in the field and share their ideas. Their faculty teaches two-day workshops for high school Computer Science teachers in Indiana, to help them prepare their students for the CS Advanced Placement exams.
From the modest normal school begun 75 years ago, Rowan University has become an extraordinary comprehensive institution that has improved the quality of life for the citizens of New Jersey and the surrounding states. Rowan University has evolved from its humble beginning in 1923 as a normal school, with a mission to train teachers for South Jersey classrooms, to a comprehensive university with a strong regional reputation. A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. As a Computer Science major, students master current technology and develop the versatility needed to adapt in this fast evolving field. The program focuses on developing students as flexible professionals equipped to learn new technologies and principles. Students will specialize in a specific area from software engineering, networking and operating systems, information technology, programming languages and compilers, and artificial intelligence.
A regional focus and a global outlook. All the prestige and resources of Rutgers, all the vitality and opportunity of the metro Philadelphia region, all at Rutgers–Camden. As the southernmost campus of Rutgers, we deliver the academic heft you’d expect from this powerhouse public research university. And we focus that energy—in teaching, research, and civic engagement—within the greater Delaware Valley.
The work we do on our 40-acre campus along the bustling Camden Waterfront is felt far beyond. We educate students for successful careers and productive citizenship. We support a faculty of sharp thinkers who turn new knowledge into creative solutions. And we share our expertise with partners—local and global—to improve individual lives and build stronger communities.
Founded in 1776, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state’s preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers University–New Brunswick is a proud member of the Association of American Universities, a Big Ten school, and the flagship of The State University of New Jersey. Within the School of Arts and Sciences, the Department of Computer Science was established at Rutgers in 1966 and offers bachelors of arts, bachelors of science, masters, and PhD degrees in Computer Science. The Department of Library and Information Science offers a 39-credit undergraduate major in Information Technology and Informatics, which emphasizes the evaluation, implementation, use, and management of information technologies for a wide range of organizations and corporations, as well as the social and organizational aspects of information and communication technologies.
Minutes from Manhattan, St. Francis College is the Small College of Big Dreams. With small classes taught only by professors, numerous internship opportunities and highly successful alumni who actively mentor both undergraduate and graduate students, St. Francis offers a wealth of opportunities that put all students on the path to success in both their personal and professional lives. For more than 150 years, the mission of St. Francis has been to provide an affordable, quality education to working class people who otherwise may not be able to attend college. The Franciscan Tradition of the College ensures an educational environment that supports students and helps develop the whole person. Students should become a vibrant part of the community, learning about social responsibility and mutual respect.
Saint Francis University in Loretto, Pennsylvania is one of the oldest Catholic universities in the country, and the oldest dedicated to Franciscan values. Our University is an inclusive learning community that welcomes all people.