The mission of the Computer Studies and Information Processing Department at the Community College of Rhode Island is to provide high-quality education in the areas of computer science and information technology to a diverse student population. We offer programs of study that provide our students with the skills necessary for transfer, career success, and lifelong learning. With programs in Cybersecurity, Computer Support Specialist, Networking Technology, Computer Programming, and Web Technologies we offer a variety of options in the fields of computer science and information technology.
The Community College of Rhode Island has been designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Cyber Defense 2-Year Education through the academic year 2023 for the Associate in Science, Cybersecurity program.
The Community College of Rhode Island is now officially listed as an NSA/DHS CAECDE at the NSA/DHS.