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Career Pathways

Building linkages in IT occupations for entry level, technical, and professional careers related to the design, development, support and management of hardware, software, multimedia and systems integration services. (​
  • Network Systems: 
    • Computer Systems Engineer
    • Data Communications Analyst
    • Network Administrator
  • Information Support & Services: 
    • ​Database Administrator​
  • Web & Digital Communications
    • ​Website Developer
    • Multimedia Producer
  • Programming & Software Development:
    • Software Engineer

Financial Aid

The Computer and Information Science programs at UTB provide financial aid to undergraduate and graduate students through student assistantships.​

Student Assistants are expected to assist faculty in teaching, contribute to research projects and help with the maintenance of CIS labs and offices as appropriate. The purpose of these assistantships is to support students financially so that they can focus on their study while at the same time obtain valuable working experience in an academic setting.​ 

The deadline to apply for any sort of financial assistance from the School of Engineering and Computational Sciences for CS and CIS programs (undergraduate and graduate levels) are as follows:

  • Spring Semester - 5pm on the first Monday on or after Oct 1st.
  • Summer Semester - 5pm on the first Monday on or after Feb 1st.
  • Fall Semester - 5pm on the first Monday on or after June 1st.

The application, with all required documents listed, needs to be submitted by 5:00 pm in person at LHSB 2.720 or emailed to in order to be considered. 

For those currently working or receiving aid from us, you need only email your intention to continue with us, another application is not required.​

Student Assistants Application​

CSMT Talent and Incentive Scholarship

Program Enrollment

Year​ Active students in the Program​ ​Admitted Students ​Graduates

92 92 18
Total Graduates​ 18​

Contact Us

Academic Dept. Liaison
Office: LHSB 2.720
Phone(956) 882-6605
Fax:(956) 882-6604

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Building: LHSB 2.720

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