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Dr. Tom Farmer is new MCIT Online Program Director

Letter from Interim Program Director Boon Thau Loo: We’re delighted to share the news that Dr. Tom Farmer has agreed to take on the important role of Program Director for MCIT Online. Dr. Farmer has been a key member of MCIT Online since Day 1. His CIT 593 Online course is popular and one of […]

MCIT Online Admissions Webinar: Hear from MCIT Online’s Brandon Krakowsky, instructor of the new Intro to Python & Java specialization

Join Brandon Krakowsky, an MCIT Alumni turned Lecturer, on February 18th. Professor Krakowsky not only teaches the MCIT Online intro course but is also the instructor for the newly launched Intro to Python & Java specialization. Krakowsky will speak about how the MCIT degree influenced his life and what to expect in the first course […]

New Python/Java Specialization launches

On January 25, 2021, Penn Engineering Online Learning launched a new Specialization on Coursera called Introduction to Programming with Python and Java. This Specialization moves quickly; it starts out by teaching basic concepts in Python and ramps up to more complex subjects such as object-oriented programming and data structures in Java. By the time learners […]

Fall 2020 MCIT Online TA Awards

We are pleased to announce our TA award winners for Fall 2020! This group of TAs has been recognized with the Award for Excellence in Student Support. We truly appreciate their commitment and enthusiasm in creating a supportive experience to help guide our online students to success. Thank you, and congratulations! Jami Cogswell, MCIT Online […]

MCIT Online Fall 2021 Application opens today

The application for the Fall 2021 cohort of MCIT Online opens today, Wednesday, January 6, 2021! Please see our Admissions page for more information on application requirements and deadlines as well as our statement on pandemic accommodations. Check out our robust FAQ section View our on-demand admissions webinars Sign up for a private advising session […]

Fall 2021 Admissions – Pandemic Accommodations

The application for the MCIT Online Fall 2021 cohort will open on January 6, 2021. Please see our Admissions page for more information on application requirements and deadlines. Statement on Coronavirus Pandemic We are aware that prospective students may encounter delays & complications due to the coronavirus pandemic. Therefore, the following accommodations will be in […]

Admissions Webinar: Alumni Spotlight on Women in Tech

Hosted by Penn Engineering’s Associate Director of Professional Development and Networking, this webinar will feature several MCIT alums working across the tech sector. The webinar will focus on topics such as how to seek out community and mentorship, advice for women considering a career switch into CS, important resources to be aware of, networking tips, […]

Summer 2020 TA Award Winners

We are excited to announce our TA award winners for Summer 2020! This group has been recognized for their outstanding achievements as Teaching Assistants and have received the Award for Excellence in Student Support. We are thankful for their hard work and dedication in providing a supportive experience for our online students. Congratulations to our […]

Admissions Webinar: Hear from an MCIT Alumnus that now teaches for the program

This admissions webinar will feature Brandon Krakowsky, Lecturer at the Department of Computer and Information Science and MCIT Alumnus. Brandon will speak about how the MCIT degree influenced his life and what to expect in the first course in the program. The MCIT Online Admissions team will also discuss what to expect in the first […]

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