College of Organizational, Computational, and Information Sciences
The College of Organizational, Computational, and Information Sciences empowers students to change the world by harnessing the power of information. You'll find new patterns in potential pandemics, critique political campaigns, and examine global marketing strategies.
Dive into the digital world
Every program at Simmons is taught by our nationally distinguished faculty who combine practical and academic experience for teaching excellence. Real-world research experience is a key part of a Simmons STEM education. You'll work with faculty to design powerful websites, forecast financial markets, and develop advanced economic and mathematical models.
Employers recognize the remarkable skills of a Simmons graduate. You'll be sought after as a decision-maker, adeptly analyzing information and creating dynamic solutions. Our students enter this exciting, expanding digital world with a sophisticated skill set, eminently qualified for careers as marketing executives, accountants, web developers, digital librarians, programmers, data analysts, and more.
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Meet the Dean
Dean Sanda Erdelez, who most recently served as Director of the School of Library and Information Science, has been with Simmons since 2018. Internationally recognized within the field of human information behavior for her groundbreaking research in information encountering.Meet the Dean
You’ll study with faculty who are thought-leaders and award winners, researchers and professionals in their fields.
About the College
Mission, Vision and Values
Learn more about how the College faculty and staff approach their work on behalf of students.
Statement of Solidarity for Racial Justice
Read the College of Organizational, Computational, and Information Sciences' statement of solidarity for racial justice.
Current Faculty Resources
Information for our current faculty, including professional development requests.
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