Department of Software & Information Systems
The Software and Information Systems Department (SIS) is a pioneer in Information Technology research and education. We offer a wide selection of courses in Information Technology and Software Engineering, with an emphasis on designing and deploying IT infrastructures that deliver integrated, secure, reliable, and easy-to- use services. We also partner with the Computer Science and Geography and Earth Sciences departments to offer specific concentrations in those fields to our students.
SIS offers Research Clusters in areas including Analytics, Design, and HCI, and Health Informatics & Analytics, and our Security and Privacy program is recognized by the National Security Agency as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education. Read more about our Research Clusters here.
Department Chair: Dr. Mary Lou Maher