IT Online programmes available in 2012
About NUI Galway
NUI Galway is a student-centred and research-intensive University of international standing. It has a part-time and full-time student population in excess of 17,000 registered students across its six Colleges of; Arts, Social Sciences & Celtic Studies; Business, Public Policy & Law; Engineering & Informatics; Science; Medicine, Nursing & Health Sciences; and Acadamh na hOllscolaíochta Gaeilge with over 2,200 academic, professional and support staff.
NUI Galway has identified Information Technology as one of its key strategic academic disciplines. Within the Irish University sector, NUI Galway has a unique approach to the development of IT research and teaching. It recognises the demands for IT as an individual discipline, it focuses on industry's needs for software engineering skills and research, and it addresses the broader skill needs of the information society in conjunction with other University disciplines. The IT department has grown rapidly since its establishment in 1991 and has become one of the largest academic disciplines of the University.
For further information on NUI Galway's primary and post-graduate degree programmes and research activities, check out the University's website.
About Regis University (Denver, US)
Established since 1877, Regis University has been meeting the needs of students through innovative programmes centred in academic excellence. Regis is recognised by US News and World Report as a Top School in the Western United States and operates on six campuses located throughout Colorado and one campus in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Regis University, through its School for Professional Studies division, is a leader in offering degree programmes online throughout the United States. It offers a comprehensive range of Masters degree and undergraduate programmes through online learning with more than 15,000 students. This collaborative venture in software engineering and database technologies marks the second online programme to be jointly offered by Regis University and NUI Galway. For further details on Regis University check out their website.