• May 16, 2016:
  • Apr. 26, 2016:

    M.S. Computer Science Graduate Assistant Postion Open

    Franklin University is seeking a Graduate Assistant for the M.S. - Computer Science program.

    The Graduate Assistant will complement their formal studies by assisting with faculty research, teaching, instructional design, and administrative responsibilities at a global University recognized for its leadership in designing and delivering engaging and applied online education.

    The duties and responsibilities include, but are not limited to: assisting Faculty with course development and design, preparing, developing, and grading course materials, and holding regularly scheduled office hours. The Graduate Assistant will also assist with research activities, conduct literature reviews, entering and analyzing data, grant writing, and presenting research both verbally and in writing. Administrative support duties will include: developing and managing digital content, assisting with program outreach efforts, participating in special projects, and managing daily tasks required of Faculty.

    Applicants must be full time students in the M.S. - Computer Science program, maintain a 3.0 GPA and remain in good academic standing. Candidates must possess effective verbal and written communication skills and be proficient with Microsoft Office. The ability to take initiative and work both as part of a team and also independently is essential. Candidates should also possess strong organizational and research skills, as well as the ability to present oneself in a professional manner to students, staff, and Faculty.

    The ideal candidate will have previous experience with software development, as well as experience with Learning Management Systems. Previous teaching and research experience is desired. Excellent communication skills are preferred. Graduate assistants must work 19 hours per week from the downtown campus from the beginning to the end of the official term dates to be eligible for full tuition benefits during that semester. The assistantship will be renewable for up to the length of the program with satisfactory performance evaluations.

    International students (F1 visa holders) are eligible.

    Applications to begin the assistantship for Summer Term in May 2016 will be accepted until the position is filled.

    To apply, go to

  • April 22, 2016:

    A group of 11 Nationwide employees completed their certificate in Object-Oriented Programming & Development today as part of the partnership between Nationwide & Franklin University in which Franklin developed a series of 4 courses to equip Nationwide programmers with the Java knowledge necessary to achieve business and performance goals.

    Through this partnership, Franklin faculty members simultaneously instruct employees onsite at Nationwide's main location, as well as those at satellite locations through hybrid sessions using AdobeConnect.

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  • April 11, 2016:

    Franklin University, Provost & Senior VP of Academic Affairs Dr. Christopher Washington and Dr. Andy Igonor, Chair, Department of Computer and Information Sciences, tape a segment for Daytime Columbus (NBC) discussing the job market for the technology industry and getting high school students interested through high school coding camps.