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Management Information Systems Major


Management Information Systems Major IconManagement Information Systems students enjoy the highest placement rates and starting salaries of any business major because of the unique focus on data analytics and cutting-edge information systems technologies. Students will obtain knowledge in business intelligence, analytics, database, security, programming, and other areas found at the intersection of business and technology.
Students learn valuable skills such as SQL, Python with a data analytics focus, data visualization using Tableau, and many more. MIS graduates are successful due to extensive hands-on classroom experiences that utilize problem-solving approaches. Think MIS!

Degree Options

  • Students receive a BS by completing all required courses in the major. To receive a BA, students must also gain proficiency in one or more foreign languages.

Management Information Systems Major Career Information

Career Paths:

Students with a degree in management information systems often pursue the following career paths:

  • Technical Consultant
  • Communications Network Designer
  • Webmaster
  • Business Systems Project Manager
  • Network & Internet Manager
  • Data Network Security Admin
  • Network Admin
  • IT Support Manager
  • Web Developer
  • Software Engineer
  • Project Manager
  • Systems Technician
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Forensic Computer Analyst
  • Assistant Analyst
  • Database Analyst
  • Business Analyst
  • Electric Commerce Worker

Companies that have Hired Huntsman Management Information Systems Students

Adobe

Orbital ATK

Icon Fitness

Intermountain Healthcare

Student Organizations and Opportunities

The following are Huntsman Clubs and Opportunities designed Management Information Systems Major Students

Huntsman Clubs

Other Opportunities

Career Exploration Trips: Management Information Systems focused career trips will give you the opportunity to meet with industry professionals to learn about careers in different industries.

Career Development

At the Huntsman School, we believe in empowering our students to own their education and their careers. Career development opportunities start from the first day at the Huntsman School and continue throughout one's professional life.

Our professional career coaches are equipped with all the tools necessary to help you with interview prep, professional networking, job searching, and so much more!

Career Development Services

Career Coach with Specialization in Management Information System

Samuel Josie

samuel.josie@usu.edu

Samuel Josie

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Major Requirement Introduction

Admission Requirements

To complete a degree in Management Information Systems, students must first meet the admission requirements for the degree and be admitted into the degree program. Admission Requirements and Policies

Major Requirements (Curriculum)

Students will then complete the major requirements which consist of the following:

  1. University Studies Requirements (General Education and Depth Requirements)A group of “general” courses required for each student to fulfill in order to graduate. These courses teach a broad range of skills, knowledge, and values that prepare students for success in their majors and in their personal and professional lives after graduation. Most students complete their University Studies requirements by their junior year.
  2. Huntsman Core Requirements (Business Acumen): a group of entry level courses required for every Huntsman major. These courses ensure that each Huntsman student begins their business career with an understanding of fundamental business principles.
  3.  Management Information Systems Major Requirements: A group of upper-level courses required to fulfill a respective major. These courses teach skills specific to the area of study in order for students to become specialized in their chosen field.

Advisor Contact Info

Logan Advising

Ben Elwood

Ben Elwood

Office: EBB 309
Phone Number: 435.797.2272
Email: ben.elwood@usu.edu

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Regional Campus Advising

Students pursuing a distance education major must contact the advisors at their specific location.

Regional Campus Advisors

Available at the Following Locations:

Logan Main Campus

Regional Campus Centers:

Beaver, Bicknell, Blanding, Brigham City, Castle Dale, Cortez, Delta, Ephraim, Grantsville, Ignacio, Junction, Kanab, Milford, Moab, Montezuma Creek, Monticello, Monument Valley, Nephi, Panguitch, Park City, Price, Richfield, Roosevelt (Uintah Basin), Tooele, Tremonton, Vernal (Uintah Basin), Wendover

Learn More about Campus Availability at: https://regionalcampuses.usu.edu