Apr 23, 2024  
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog 
2024-2025 Undergraduate Catalog

College of Emerging and Collaborative Studies

Ozlem Kilic, Professor and Associate Dean For Academic and Student Affairs

CECS is a dynamic college that will launch and oversee multidisciplinary courses, programs, and degrees for both undergraduate and graduate students.

  • The college meets the increasing need from students to customize their academic journey and align their education with cutting-edge careers. Leveraging strong industry and community partnerships, CECS will help students learn relevant workforce skills, gain hands-on experiences through opportunities such as internships, interdisciplinary research, collaborative team projects, and community engagement for course credit.
  • CECS will engage and partner with the entire campus to offer new courses, minors, certificates, and majors that bring together faculty from multiple disciplines and students from all backgrounds.