Career Outlook

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the job outlook for computer and information systems managers is expected to be good, growing faster than the average. This projection is based on the nature of the field: continual technological advancements and the need for employees who can manage this technology. A bachelor’s degree is usually required for management positions. Information systems managers are expected to make significant technology or business decisions on behalf of their organizations. Management information systems experts have many professional options. What follows is a list of a few of the positions open to MIS graduates as their careers progress:

  • Application Software Coach
  • Business Function Software Support
  • Business System Integrator
  • Network Administrator
  • Database Analyst
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Computer System Development Project
  • Database Administrator
  • Information System Security Manager
  • Chief Information Officer