MIS Major

Why a Major in MIS?

Digital Technology is one of the fastest growing careers. A degree in MIS provides you with a flexible career that will continue to increase in demand.

One of the best programs at UConn: MIS concentration at UConn is ranked 22nd nationally among private and public programs (latest rankings by US News & World Report.)

Great market demands: Recruiting companies include Accenture, Aetna, CIGNA,  Citigroup,Disney, ESPN, Ernst & Young, Frontier Communications, Pfizer, PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC), The Hartford, The TJX Companies, Inc, Travelers, UnitedHealth Group (Optum) and United Technologies (UTC

Promising placement: Recent graduates landed positions such as Allocation Analyst at TJX, TECDP Analyst at CIGNA, Systems Engineer at Travelers, Risk Assurance Analyst at PwC, Junior Security Engineer at 1800 Flowers, and DTLP Associate at UTC.

Attractive salary and career path: Average entry-level salary for a 2018 UConn MIS graduate is $65,000, ranging from $65,000 to $75,000 and is the highest of all business majors. Career path rises up to positions such as Chief Information Officer (CIO) and Chief Technology Officer (CTO). Additionally, the job satisfaction rate for MIS is highest among all business majors. 

The table below lists the median and range of our students for the past 3 years: 

2015 2016 2017
Average $60,000 $65,000 $65,000
Max $70,000 $85,000 $75,000

Interested in MIS?

Check out the MIS Plan of Study
Talk to your fellow students! Check out the Information Management Association