Tennessee Higher Education Commission Approves Three CECS Degrees

We are pleased to announce that the Tennessee Higher Education Commission (THEC) voted to approve three new CECS Bachelor of Science degrees during their Spring 2024 THEC Commission Meeting. THEC’s vote of approval marks the final step of approval to officially make these innovative degrees available for students at the University of Tennessee – Knoxville. […]

Board of Trustees Approves Three CECS Degree Programs

We are thrilled to announce that the Board of Trustees approved three new CECS Bachelor of Science degrees during their winter meeting. The Applied Artificial Intelligence degree, Data Science degree, and Innovative Transdisciplinary Sciences degree are designed to equip students with in-demand and sought-after skills needed to excel in careers of the future and fill […]

Join A Curriculum Committee

Interested in joining a CECS Curriculum Committee? If you are interested in joining a CECS Curriculum Committee, please fill out the form below – thank you! Applied Sustainability Meetings: Game Craft Meetings: Applied AI Meetings: Data Science Meetings:

CECS Curriculum Updates

CECS CURRICULUM UPDATES For updates on CECS curriculum, please visit our Teams Site. When you access it for the first time, you will “Join” the team site. Once you have joined the site, you will be able to view CECS Curriculum documents, CECS LAB meetings, and CECS Overview in the “Files” section of the site. […]

Stackable Certificates

ABOUT CECS STACKABLE CERTIFICATES CECS provides opportunities for students from all backgrounds to develop future talent skills on rapidly emerging topics. An integral part of our programs is our stackable certificates. These 12 credit hour certificates are developed by collaboration between CECS and faculty from across the university. A typical CECS certificate includes a 3-credit […]

SPARK Series

SPARK Series Join ORIED, AI Tennessee, and the College of Emerging and Collaborative Studies for a SPARK event series on the potential for transformation with the emergence of AI tools and technology. TOPICS February: Health and MedicineMarch: Humanities and Social SciencesApril: Science and Technology

AI in Higher Ed: Transforming the Teaching and Learning Experience Symposium Recap

AI in Higher Ed: Transforming the Teaching and Learning Experience  Thank you for joining us for the AI in Higher Ed: Transforming the Teaching and Learning Experience Symposium! Below you will find recordings of each session, as well as presentations shared during sessions. Please reach out to cecsinfo@utk.edu with any questions. Zoom Sessions Panel Discussion: Future […]

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CECS Curriculum Suggestions

If you have questions about how to engage with CECS, or if you have suggestions for new collaborative courses, certificates, minors or majors, please fill out the form below. CECS Kickoff Documents Find documents and relevant information here: CECS Intranet