Concentration in Mobile Computing

The graduate concentration in mobile computing advances your career in wireless networks and mobile application development.

Preparing You For Success

The mobile computing concentration, available for both computer science and computer information systems degrees, strengthens your understanding of mobile network design and development. Courses cover wireless network development, security and advanced programming.

Making your Mark

Mobile computing concentrations are valuable in many technical settings. Recent graduates have found careers in app development, networking and computer security at businesses such as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois and Lemonaid Health.

Concentration Requirements

Required Courses - 6 hrs.

  • CIS 533: Mobile and Wireless Networks - 3 hrs.
  • CIS 546: Advanced Mobile Programming - 3 hrs.

Elective Courses (choose one) - 3 hrs.

  • CIS 535: Computer Networks and System Security - 3 hrs.
  • CIS 595: Software and Web Applications Security - 3 hrs.
  • CS 593: Web and Mobile Software Systems - 3 hrs.