Department of Computer Information Systems

Graduates of the Computer Information Systems program are business problem solvers who assist firms to be more competitive via the use of technology. Those who choose the Computer Information Systems major enjoy technology and also enjoy working with people.

The department prides itself on excellence in teaching, and fosters a supportive learning environment that provides students with the opportunity to develop the expertise required to distinguish themselves both academically and professionally. Career tracks of program graduates include high-demand positions in data management, network management, information systems security administration, systems analysis, web development and mobile applications support.

The demand for CIS graduates over the next decade is outstanding with job growth projected to increase rapidly. Currently there are more career openings for CIS majors than there are graduates available to fill the positions; consequently, starting salaries are among the highest of all undergraduate business majors. All CIS students who qualify complete internships, many resulting in offers of full-time employment upon graduation.