Immersive learning and academic research is evident in the quality of our centers, institutes, and other research and outreach units provide innovative and interdisciplinary research activities that expand beyond the borders of our campus and impact Indiana and the world.

Our Center for Information and Communication Sciences (CICS) is one of the few graduate programs filling the need for cics people with leadership, management, and technical talent in this industry.  It is home to several faculty-led institutes that allow graduate students to work directly with organizations on real-world projects. These institutes include: