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The Ball State Center for Information and Communication Sciences is the place to make sense of our ever-changing technology driven world, prepare you to lead, and push boundaries well into the future. Develop skills to enhance your technology fluency, leadership and critical thinking from industry-tested faculty that empower you with confidence to lead organizations of any size. Transform your career with a graduate degree incorporating the latest knowledge in AI, IoT, Cybersecurity, Data Analytics, Networking and Cloud-based technologies with transferable leadership skills. This is what digital-age organizations want now and tomorrow and what you’ll earn with an immersive degree at the intersection of tech and leadership.

Our programs are designed for students of life. Individuals who live for a challenge, thrive in adversity, and seek transformative learning experiences rather than just incremental steps. They seek a desire to be a part of something more than a designation or degree. They come to learn and leave to lead, innovate and create within any type of organization. They seek to bridge the tech, business, and communications disciplines with an eye towards the future. They go forward with life skills as well as an academic foundation built for the future.


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Luis E. Orozco, CICS Doctoral Student, Publishes Article on Immigrants, Education, and Technology

Aug 24, 2021

CICS is proud to announce that our current doctoral student Luis Eduardo Orozco has published his peer-reviewed article “Immigrants and technology: How 5G Will Transform and Enhance Mobile Education” in the ERIC Database.  ERIC is an online library of education research and information, sponsored by the Institute of Education Sciences (IES) of the U.S. Department ofRead More

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Steve Bullington Receives the 2021 Stewardship Award from Ball State’s College of Communication, Information, and Media

Aug 23, 2021

The Dean of Ball State’s College of Communication, Information, and Media, Paaige Turner, presents Steve Bullington the 2021 Award for Stewardship, an award earned over decades of service to Ball State, CCIM and CICS. One of Steve Bullington’s favorite quotations is from Charlie “Tremendous” Jones: “You will be the same person in five years as youRead More

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CICS Awards First Eric Talley Award for Community Service to Eloka Agwuegbo

Jul 26, 2021

If you had asked the professors of CICS about Eric Talley before March of 2021 they would have smiled and told how amazing he was to become a police officer at 40; walking away from a successful career in IT. But, they wouldnt have stopped with their current admiration of Eric. Dr. Frank Groom wouldRead More

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