Inside Look

Alumni Spotlight: Joe Skinner '11

Joe Skinner, Class of 2011

In this series, we highlight successful EKU Computer Information Systems alumni who have shared their career path and personal insights.

Alumni Spotlight: Chris Stratton '12

Chris Stratton, Class of 2012

In this series, we highlight successful EKU Computer Information Systems alumni who have shared their career path and personal insights.

CIS Club Students Tour the Alltech Facilities

CIS Club students at Alltech

On Fri., Oct. 25, 2013, eight students from EKU's Computer Information Systems (CIS) Club accompanied by Dr. Robert Mahaney, Professor of Information Systems, toured the Alltech, Inc., facilities in Nicholasville, Ky.  Students experienced firsthand the typical day of an Information Technology (IT) professional.

CIS Club Students Tour Ashland Facilities

CIS Club students at Ashland

On Mon., Oct. 14, 2013, students of the Computer Information Systems (CIS) Club accompanied by Dr. Robert Mahaney, Professor of Information Systems, toured the Ashland, Inc., facilities in Lexington, Ky., to experience firsthand a typical day as an Information Technology (IT) professional.

Six Fast-Growing Careers Taking Over the U.S.

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This just in from Terri Williams at Yahoo!Education...

Despite the delicate economy, these jobs are projected to experience significant growth until at least 2020.

Whether you are fresh out of college, unemployed, or considering a mid-career change, you want to land a job in a field that's growing.

CIS students recognized at annual Student-Athlete Academic Awards breakfast

SAASC awards breakfast

Eastern Kentucky University student-athletes gathered in the Keen Johnson Ballroom on April 10th for the annual Student-Athlete Academic Awards Breakfast. The event, hosted by the Bratzke Center, featured EKU President Doug Whitlock as guest speaker and honored more than 275 student-athletes for academic achievement over the past year.

CIS Students Receive Outstanding Co-op/Intern Awards

Congratulations to Computer Information Systems students who were nominated by their employers for Outstanding Co-op/Intern of the year. 

An awards ceremony for all nominees was held on Tuesday, April 9th at 3:30 p.m. in the EKU Charles D. Whitlock Student Services Building Auditorium to recognize their achievement.

CIS student brings home coveted German Armed Forces Badge

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The EKU Army ROTC Colonel’s Battalion sent 11 Cadets to participate in the German Armed Forces Badge for Military Proficiency Competition hosted by Indiana University’s Army ROTC in Bloomington, In.  The Colonel’s outperformed all other Kentucky schools in the competition and earned an overall ranking of Fifth out of the 34 schools present with eight of our 11 Cadets rece

The 5 Hardest Jobs to Fill in 2012

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According to Inc.com, talent is in short supply, especially in these five areas. (Photo credit: iStock)

Minor in Computer Information Systems

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Business and Non-business Students

Enhance your academic program with a minor for both business and non-business majors. 

The minor consists of 18 hours of computer information systems courses including and three hours of upper-division courses approved by the department.

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