Computer Information Sciences


The Computer Information Sciences Department offers three undergraduate majors and one graduate program:

Computer Science

Computer Network Administration

Cybersecurity

Master of Science in Information Technology Management


Ambrose Advantages

  • Small Class Sizes
  • Internships at Top Companies
  • Hands-On Experience
  • 4+1 MSITM Program

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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. If your future plans include a graduate degree, our 4+1 program allows you to earn your undergraduate degree plus a Master of Science in IT Management in five years, saving you time and tuition. 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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Faculty

Kevin Lillis, PhD, Chair and Professor

Sayonnha Mandal, PhD, Asst. Professor
Gary Monnard, PhD, 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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Contact


Kevin Lillis, PhD, Chairperson

Computer and Information Sciences
Ambrose Hall 429
518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803
563-333-6429
LillisKevinM@sau.edu

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