Information for Employers
It is with immense pleasure that we welcome you to the Computer and Information Sciences website.
The first computer science undergraduate degree was awarded in 1984. Currently the department offers, individually and with other programs, MS in Applied Mathematics and Computer Science (focus areas: Computer Science, Data Science, Applied Mathematics, and Integrated), BS in Computer Science, BS in Informatics, and BS in Informatics Online. We also offer graduate certificate, postbaccalaureate certificate, undergraduate certificates, and various minors.
Our CS curriculum is based on the recommendations of the ACM/ABET organizations which are the premier organizations in the CS profession. Our Informatics program allows students to develop or find technological solutions to solve problems in the area of their passion (e.g., Bioinformatics, Business, Cognitive Science, Computer Science, Criminal Justice, English, Health Informatics, Life Sciences, Mathematics, New Media / Arts, Physics, Psychology, Social Informatics, Web Development)
Currently, there are twelve tenured full-time faculty members with terminal degrees, a lecturer, and a number of associate faculty. Additional information about faculty research interests is available @ research areas page.
We look forward to hearing from you and developing a partnership! Below are a list of ways in which you could partner with us.
If you have any questions or would to get involved, please feel free to contact me.
Department of Computer and Information Sciences
Interested in any of the following contact the Department Chair
Creating scholarships to provide funding to students.
Creating fellowships to provide funding and mentoring to students. This could also involve working with faculty.
Externships and Collaboration with faculty on research, non-profit, or commercial projects
Computer Science Advisory Board
Serving as a member of the Computer Science Advisory Board
Speaking to students in classes.
To meet with faculty and students.
Sponsoring externships, events, speakers, students, equipments, etc.
We strongly encourage our majors to pursue internship opportunities to gain real world experience. Our students have interned with local, regional, and global organizations. Typically our students look for internship opportunities during summer but have also worked during regular semesters. Students can pursue credit and non-credit options. If you are interested in hiring our students, please visit this page to learn more about our students, curriculum, and program.
The department maintains job bulletin boards and distribution email lists. We will be happy to publicize Computer Science and Informatics related jobs and internship positions to our students. We also post the job descriptions and local companies list on the careers webpage.
In addition, contact the IU South Bend Career Services to publish your job postings.
Computer and Information Sciences
Indiana University South Bend
Northside Hall 301A
1700 Mishawaka Avenue
Phone: (574) 520-5521
Indiana University South Bend1700 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615