Computer Information Systems is the study of computer system solutions, a perfect major for the person who wants to craft technology solutions for business problems and opportunities. Because industry has told us people in these jobs need a foundation in business classes and soft skills, as well as having computer skills, this major includes business, communications, and computer courses. People who can bridge the gap of being able to explain technology change to those who are not as technology knowledgeable are much sought after in the job market. At the University of Dubuque, your studies will take you into the world of Information Systems. You will leave ready to build a career in data or business analysis or computer project management.

Making a Difference Through the Study of Computer Information Systems
Students and faculty at UD are active in the field and in the classroom. Their work contributes to the advancement of human computer interaction. They have designed network and system infrastructures, implemented hardware and software solutions, and integrated systems across platforms.

Degree Distinctive

What is distinctive about a degree in Computer Information Systems at the University of Dubuque?

  • Over 99% job placement rate for Computer Studies majors.
  • Internships with fortune 500 companies, healthcare institutions, and small businesses.
  • Programming competitions.

Career Opportunities

Students choosing a degree in Computer Information Systems can establish careers in project management, business analysis, IT internal auditing, help desk, application administration, web development, software support, and more. There are few jobs today that do not benefit from, if not require, someone with advanced technical training.

Resources

Computer Information Systems Faculty/Staff

Daniel Fleming

Daniel FlemingAssistant Professor of Computer Studies

Phone: 563.589.3183 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 215 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • MA, Trinity International University
  • MDiv, Trinity Evangelical Divinity School
Corissa Goertzen

Corissa GoertzenAssistant Professor of Mathematics

Phone: 563.589.3413 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 225 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • PhD, University of Iowa
  • MA, University of South Dakota
  • BA, Wartburg College

Jason JuettAssistant Professor of Mathematics

Phone: 563.589.3189 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 228 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • PhD, University of Iowa
  • MS, University of Iowa
  • BS, Iowa State University
Ann Mauss

Ann MaussAssociate Professor of Computer Information Systems

Phone: 563.589.3612 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 217 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • MBA, Northern Illinois University
Dawn Nelson

Dawn NelsonAssistant Professor of Computer Information Systems

Phone: 563.589.3462 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 226 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • MS, Western Illinois University
  • BA, Ashford University
Richard (Dick) Smith

Richard (Dick) SmithAssociate Professor of Mathematics

Phone: 563.589.3276 Fax: 563.589.3688 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics

CREDENTIALS

  • MA, Loras College
  • BS, Loras College
Lori Welsh

Lori WelshAssistant Professor of Computer Studies

Phone: 563.589.3543 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 214 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • MBA, University of Dubuque
Roseanne Wolf

Roseanne WolfAssociate Professor of Mathematics; Hazel Rothlisberger Chair

Phone: 563.589.3716 Fax: 563.589.3688 Department: Computer Studies and Mathematics Office: 218 Dunlap Technology Center

CREDENTIALS

  • PhD, University of Iowa
  • MS, University of Iowa
  • BS, Buena Vista University