The University of Cassino was established in the year 1979.Since it has a good geographical position, the University is now a meeting point for the regions of southern Lazio, Campania and Molise. The university counts five faculties - Economics, Engineering, Arts and philosophy, Law, and Sport Sciences - 12,000 students, 336 faculty members, 13 departments, and 47 laboratories. It also counts 345 staff members, spread between Cassino and the branch campuses of Sora, Atina, Frosinone and Terracina. Students can choose from 18 first-cycle degree programs, 14 second-cycle degree programs, one single-cycle degree program, 10 master degree programs and 8 doctoral degree programs. The international orientation of the university focuses both on research as well as teaching activities. The Faculty of Economics has recently launched a first-level degree program in Global Economy and Business which is completely taught in English. The University of Cassino plays an important role on the territory and serves as a social lift. In fact, 34% of our graduates come from families of farmers and workers and find in our institution a way for social escalation. Below is our students' employment rate one year after graduation: Economics: 63.66% of students Engineering: 72.70% of students Arts and philosophy: 16.70% of students Sport Sciences: 64.70% of students Law: 20% of students Data refer to 2009.
The following is the list of scholars from University of Cassino and Southern Lazio who contributed and/or serves as editors for one or more OMICS International journals and conferences