Established in 1969, the Department of Computer Science and Information Engineering is one of the earliest programs of computer science and engineering in Taiwan. The department was reorganized on the basis of the original Management Information System Program under the Graduate Institute of Management Science. Currently, the department has 25 full-time faculty members, in conjunction with 42 part-time instructors. The undergraduate program covers all aspects of computer science, information engineering,softwareapplications, and computer theory. With the newly developed technologies in computer networks, multimedia computing, and telecommunication, the department offers various elective courses in those related areas. In 2009, there were about 903 students in the Department,including 162 Master’s students and 57 Ph.D. students.