Management Information Systems Major

Major Overview

The field of management information systems (MIS) involves applying computer technology, quantitative techniques, and administrative skills to the information processing requirements of organizations. MIS combines computer technology with management decision-making methods to analyze, design, implement, and manage computerized information systems in an organizational environment. A bachelor's degree is generally adequate for entry-level jobs; graduate training is necessary for research and teaching positions.

The undergraduate MIS program at the Eller College has placed in the top five nationally in U.S. News & World Report since the rankings' inception in 1989. Currently the MIS program ranks No. 3; No. 1 among public programs.


Academics and Advising

Meet Your Advisor

Julio Pena is the academic advisor for Management Information Systems.  Meet Julio. 

Sample Four-Year Plan

View a sample four-year plan for MIS majors here.

Cohort Schedules

View Eller College Professional Program cohort schedules by semester here.

MIS Elective Course Options

View MIS major elective course options here.

Major Department

The MIS major falls within the Department of Management Information Systems. View department website.


Career Resources

MIS Career Brief

View the MIS Major Career Brief to learn more about career preparation and opportunities for management information systems careers.

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