Department of Computer Science and Information Systems

What We Do

The Department of Computer Science and Information Systems is your source for technology-related majors.

Contact Information

We offer majors in computer science, computer information systems and our newest major in cybersecurity.

Our Majors

We house both Computer Science and Computer Information Systems majors under one roof, so that you will be better able to figure out which major is the right fit for you. You will also have the opportunity to get involved in internships to learn more about each of the fields.

Computer Science

Our computer science major is designed for students interested in computer programming and software development.

Computer Information Systems

Our computer information systems major is designed for those who are interested in computer technology and business but don't necessarily want to become a programmer. 


The B.S. in Cybersecurity program at Rhode Island College is housed within the Institute for Cybersecurity & Emerging Technologies, a regional center of excellence that provides education, programming and research to help develop Rhode Island’s cybersecurity industry. 

Our Minors

We offer minors in computer information systems, computer science, data analytics, cybersecurity and web development.

Our Faculty

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