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Management Information Systems

Management Information Systems (MIS) is the application of information technology to organizational and managerial needs. An MIS major needs to be aware of what information technology can contribute to an organization and how to bring that solution to fruition. The strength of an MIS major lies in the ability to apply the knowledge of information systems and technology to help organizations compete more successfully in the marketplace or to streamline current operations.


Career Opportunities

  • Software Engineer
  • Web Developer
  • Security Administrator
  • Technical Support
  • Product Manager
  • Systems Engineer
  • Programmer
  • Systems Integrator
  • Inventory Control Specialist
  • Network Engineer
  • Quality Assurance Technician
  • Web-Server Administrator
  • Customer Service
  • Financial Analyst
  • Systems Architect
  • Communications Specialist
  • Risk Analyst
  • Urban Planner
  • Database Administrator
  • Systems Administrator
  • Web Graphic Designer
  • Systems Tester
  • Sales Associates
  • Technical Consultant
  • Data Security Analyst
  • Medical Systems Designer
  • Software Tester

Related Skills


Hiring Institutions

  • Financial Services
  • Telecommunication
  • Insurance
  • Entertainment
  • Electronics
  • Banking
  • Education
  • Retail
  • Government
  • Advertising
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Manufacturing
  • Communication
  • Technology
  • Transportation
  • Healthcare
  • Employment
  • Aviation
  • Energy Management
  • Media

Career Paths of Recent Graduates

Related Websites

Occupational Outlook Handbook-Computer Science and Systems Analyst
Association for Educational Communications and Technology
The University of Oklahoma MIS Student Association