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  • Computer Science & Information Systems

    The Computer Science and Information Systems Department provides a broad-based, rigorous curriculum to prepare students for a successful future in the exciting, fast-paced technology industry. Courses are taught by diverse faculty who specialize in a variety of areas to help students acquire advanced technical knowledge and skills in areas such as computer hardware, software, computation and theory; computer analysis and design of business information systems; and organizational computing infrastructure, including network and system administration.

    State-of-the-art computer facilities—which include a Windows-based lab, a Linux lab and an advanced technologies research facility lab—provide advanced technology tools to facilitate a real-world learning environment. In addition, more than 25 percent of graduates from the program earn valuable, hands-on experience as juniors or seniors by pursuing internships in Fargo-Moorhead’s thriving technology industry. With the outstanding preparation this program provides, students are poised to excel in graduate studies or many computer-related careers, which project rapid employment growth.


  • MSUM ACM releases computer science blog

    MSUM ACM releases their new blog at aimed at inspiring students from departments related to Computer Science. The blog will feature interviews with computer science professionals located around the area and other articles related to improving skills related to the field. Submissions from members of MSUM ACM or otherwise are welcome. This group is […]

    Dr. Yuri Boreisha awarded grant by Microsoft

    Dr. Yuri Boreisha, CSIS Department, has been awarded a Windows Azure Educator Grant by Microsoft. Boreisha will use the platform in his CSIS 405 E-Commerce Technologies course in Spring 2014.

    CSIS students take second place at MICS Programming Contest

    Several Computer Science students attended the Midwest Instruction and Computing Symposium held at the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse. While there they competed against 45 teams from universities across the Upper Midwest and Northern Plains states. The teams were given seven difficult problems and three hours in which to solve them. The team of Ashraf […]

    Local professionals talk workplace ethics today on campus

    MSUM Ethics Day noon panel is open to the public Matt VonPinnon, editor of The Forum; Birch Burdick, Cass County state’s attorney; and Paul Richard, chief legal officer, Sanford Health, are among a dozen area business leaders who will share their experiences about ethics in the workplace during Minnesota State University Moorhead’s Ethics Day Thursday, […]

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