Careers in Computer Information Systems
Due to the increasing use of technology in the workplace, information technology jobs rank among the fastest growing and highest paying careers in today’s business world. The Computer Information Systems major will prepare you for an exciting and rewarding career working with the technology you love. You will receive training in critical areas such as computer security and database management, while gaining the understanding needed to develop the next generation of web applications and user interfaces. The CIS major at Saint Mary-of-the-Woods also includes courses that will lead to a Core Four Computer Certification.
The explosive growth of e-commerce and the capacity of the Internet to connect with new customers make the Computer Information Systems major practical and relevant for today's businesses. The demand for experienced computer professionals will continue to grow; let our program prepare you for this important role!
Career path options for CIS graduates can be very broad depending on your specialization. Careers available to CIS graduates include:
- System Designer/Analyst
- Database Administrator
- Web Designer/Developer
- Interface Usability Specialist
- Information Technology Administrator