Department of Computer and Information Systems

No matter what line of business, most industries depend on information technology. The Department of Computer and Information Systems prepares students for success in this highly competitive and growing field. 

The department helps students develop professional experience through internships and cooperative education in Fortune 500 companies, nonprofit and health care organizations, and small businesses. Supervised work opportunities provide valuable hands-on experience in hardware and software technology, applications, and organizational operations. The department also offers a series of Enterprise Systems programs aimed at computing on large IBM mainframes, and is associated with RMU’s membership in the IBM Academic Initiative.

RMU SCIS Programs degree availability
Academic Program - Undergraduate
Computer Information Systems B.S. On Campus
Cyber Forensics and Information Security B.S. On Campus Fully Online
Data Analytics B.S. On Campus
Information Sciences B.S. On Campus
Academic Program - Graduate
Information Systems and Communications D.Sc. On Campus
Information Systems Management M.S. On Campus
Cyber Security and Information Assurance M.S. On Campus Fully Online
Data Analytics M.S. On Campus Fully Online
Internet Information Systems M.S. On Campus Fully Online
Information Technology Project Management M.S. On Campus Fully Online
Academic Program - Certificate
Enterprise Systems Certificate On Campus Fully Online

Department Head

John C. Turchek - Professor of Computer and Information Systems
John C. Turchek

Professor of Computer and Information Systems
Specialties: IT project management, enterprise systems