Partnerships Overview

The culture of innovation and continued growth of the College of Computing & Informatics is constructed securely upon a solid foundation of collaboration. A wide range of external partnerships underpin our internal collaborations and multidisciplinary approach to education and research.

CCI’s strong, multi-faceted relationships with industry (including our Corporate Partners Program and the Dean’s Executive Advisory Council) ensure that our students benefit from industry-responsive curriculum, extraordinary opportunities for professional development, and increased access to the outstanding co-op and employment opportunities from every major industry.

Our faculty, professional staff and students seek out opportunities to bring CCI into the community and to find creative ways to bring the community into our classrooms. As we continue to grow and thrive in the 21st Century, we are committed to strengthening current relationships and building new, mutually beneficial partnerships that will keep us at the vanguard of the computing and informatics fields.

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Corporate Partners Program

The College of Computing & Informatics' (CCI) Corporate Partners program is built on a core of innovation and collaboration. Together, we create a large scale, sustainable ecosystem for the development, recruitment and retention of top tech talent.

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Dean's Executive Advisory Council

The members of the Dean’s Executive Advisory Council serve as advisors to the Dean and act as advocates and ambassadors on behalf of the College of Computing & Informatics (CCI).

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Community Engagement

Beyond education and research, CCI aims to connect to its community both within the Philadelphia community and beyond. Through various programs, labs, and individual work by students, alumni, faculty, and staff, the College maintains relationships with various philanthropic and non-profit organizations, provides outreach services, and makes available educational opportunities and services to residents from underprivileged areas.

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