Karthik Dinakaran

Professional joins expertise and experience with a Computer Science degree

After graduating with his bachelor’s degree in electronics and communication engineering, Karthik Dinakaran spent six years working in IT roles. With all the on-the-job training and experience he gained, he was ready to take the next step in his career. So he and his family moved from India to Seattle so he could study in City University of Seattle’s Master of Science in Computer Science program.

Taking a leap into tech

Taking a leap into tech

Melissa Cary, a stay-at-home mom who had a natural interest in technology, saw the growth in the tech field and it helped solidify her decision to turn her interest into a career. So from her home in Michigan, she enrolled in CityU’s Bachelor of Science in Applied Computing program without ever having visited Seattle.

Student at a computer

Student finds excitement in growing cybersecurity field

Innovation is fueling technological growth and change at a rapid speed, however many information systems and security processes have not kept pace. Identifying, solving and proactively combating issues is what one cybersecurity student finds exciting.

CityU offering new Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

CityU offering new Bachelor of Science in Cybersecurity and Information Assurance

Organizations today – from healthcare to government to business – rely on the ability to connect, share and store information online and across systems. While this prevalence of interconnectivity and information sharing may be beneficial, it can also lead to…


6 Unexpected Job Opportunities in Computer Systems and Technology

The words “computer science” and “information systems” probably conjure up thoughts of one or two main occupations: programmer/developer or IT consultant. There are definitely stereotypes surrounding these roles and industries – some of which are relevant, while most are simply…