The online Master of Science in Information Systems (IS) program has established CU Denver as a leader and innovator in the field. As part of that innovation, the MSIS online degree program is designed to keep you one step ahead of your peers.
Why Get a Degree in MSIS?
This degree prepares you for careers in:
- Information professionals
- Systems analysts and designers
- Database developers and managers
- Information security experts
With technology changing so fast, graduating with this Information Systems degree, you're knowledge and experience will be in high demand.
Career Trends for Information Systems
Despite the current economic downturn, a recent article in TechCareers.com explains that U.S. companies are continuing to add IT jobs, while the country suffered huge job losses overall, according to consulting firm Foote Partners.
Furthermore, according to CNN Money, five of the six fastest growing jobs over the next eight years are technology related.
Career Opportunities in Business
Forbes has ranked a Master’s degree in Information Systems (IS) as the best option for job opportunities. In their annual ranking of the top ten Master’s degrees for jobs the publication listed IS at the top...
- Median pay over $100,000
- And ten-year growth in jobs of 30%
Once you become a CU Denver student, you'll have access to the Experiential Learning team, which helps set you up with internships, study abroad, and other creative and professional work experiences.
Here are the types of internships available to Information Systems majors.
Find out more about the MSIS program requirements.