Computer Information Sciences

The Computer Information Sciences Department offers three undergraduate majors:

Computer Science

Computer Network Administration


Ambrose Advantages

  • Small Class Sizes
  • Internships at Top Companies
  • Hands-On Experience

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Facebook's Info Security program sanctions SAU to teach a hands-on cybersecurity class developed by CodePath, making SAU one of only eight U.S. higher education science programs offering this unique opportunity. All of our programs are strengthened by our CIS Alumni Advisory Council who provide input on curriculum and industry trends, ensuring your education is relevant and strong.

See our fact sheet on all computer science programs (pdf)

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Kevin Lillis, PhD, Chair and Professor

Gary Monnard, PhD, Professor

Travis Eygabroad, Assistant Professor

Tim Yara '18

Tim is living his dream, but it wasn't always easy. At SAU, he never journeyed alone. He was challenged by faculty to examine every aspect of the computer science field and build new skills, and they supported Tim when he struggled. His holistic education, drive, and academic success led to a highly-exclusive internship in Chicago and a full-time position after he graduated.

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Kevin Lillis, PhD, Chairperson

Computer and Information Sciences
Ambrose Hall 423
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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