CIMST

Computing, Information, and Mathematical Sciences & Technology (CIMST)

The department of Computing, Information, and Mathematical Sciences & Technology is concerned with the interrelationships among computing sciences, people, information, and technology. Our programs are concerned with the

  • creation
  • organization
  • representation
  • access
  • dissemination
  • preservation
  • management

of information and the computing technologies that enable its communication and utilization. Our graduates apply the knowledge and skills gained from their studies in a variety of settings including schools and educational institutions, businesses, and non-profit organizations. CIMST offers undergraduate and graduate programs and courses related to the following areas: 

 

Computing Sciences & Technology 

Computer science is rapidly changing the world. With new developments happening every day, a rigorous education combining the theory of information and computation with hands-on systems and software design is the key to success. At CSU, we teach you the foundations of computer science, so you will be able to quickly adapt to new technologies. Beyond the fundamentals, CSU offers focused study in many areas of computer science, with courses on topics that include data mining, information security, artificial intelligence, and distributed computing.

  • BS in Computer Science
  • MS in Computer Science
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Computer Security
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Database and Data Analytics Security
  • Minor in Computer Science  
  • Cisco Certification computer networking courses (CCNA and IT Essentials)
  • Amazon AWS Cerification cloud computing courses
  • CompTIA Cerification courses (A+, Network+, and Security+)
  • Cybersecurity cources (Security+ and Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH))
  • MS in Technology and Performance Improvement Studies (ONLINE Program)
  • 4+1 BS/MS Management Information Systems (BS by the College of Business) and MS inTechnology and Performance Improvement Studies
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Telecommunications Management
  • Education Technology Specialist Endorsement

 

Information Sciences

  • Master of Science in Library and Information Science (ONLINE Program): This program is accredited by the American Library Association Committee on Accreditation, with the status of initial accreditation. The next comprehensive review visit is scheduled for Spring 2026.
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Archives and Records Management (ARM)
  • School Library Information Specialist Endorsement
  • Minor in Security and Intelligence Studies (SIS)
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificate in Security and Intelligence Studies

 

Mathematical Sciences

  • BS in Mathematics
  • MS in Mathematics  
    1. Secondary Teaching option
    2. Concentration in actuarial studies
  • BS/MS integrated degree in mathematics
  • Minor in Mathematics