What can I do with a major in Management Information Systems?
UGA Specific Information for Management Information Systems
An MIS major prepares students for a future as information systems professionals, innovators, and managers. The coursework choices also provide preparation for a variety of technical leadership positions. The program is interdisciplinary in nature with specialized training in information systems, information management, and information technology so that graduates can ultimately assume managerial positions and provide leadership in information systems innovation.
Employers Hiring UGA Management Information Systems for the Class of 2016*
Accenture PLC | ACI Worldwide | AGCO Corporation | Aon plc | AT&T | Bridge2 Solutions | Buckhead Business Consultants | Bullet Scanning, LLC | Capgemini | Caterpillar Inc. | Citigroup Inc. | Coastline International, Inc. | Collaborative Solutions, LLC | Collective Insights | Comet Global Consulting | CoStar Group, Inc. | Cox Enterprises | Crowe Horwath LLP | CTS, Inc. | CVR Associates, Inc. | Deloitte | Docebo | Equifax Inc. | EY | General Motors Company | Hewlett Packard Enterprise | Insight Global | KPMG US LLP | LinkedIn | Macy’s, Inc. | Manhattan Associates | McKesson Corporation | Microsoft Corporation | Military Service | NIKE, Inc. | OneTrust | Optuminsight, Inc. | Perficient, Inc. | PowerPlan, Inc. | PricewaterhouseCoopers | Protiviti Inc. | Pure Barre, LLC | Qubole | Riskonnect, Inc. | Socius1, LLC. | State Farm | SunTrust Banks, Inc. | Swarm Agency | Tata Consultancy Services Limited | Teoco | The Kapsch Group | The NCR Corporation | The University of Georgia | The University of North Georgia | The Wesley Foundation | Timberland LLC | Total Technology Solutions Inc. | Travelport | Tupco Tile And Stone | Turner Broadcasting System, Inc. | United Parcel Service | United States Army | UnitedHealth Group | Wells Fargo & Company
Job Titles of UGA Management Information Systems Majors for the Class of 2016*
Advisory Associate | Analyst | Assistant Manager | Associate | Associate | Associate - Forensic Technology | Associate Consultant | Associate Data and Analytics | Associate Security | Associate Systems Engineer | Associate Technical Consultant | Associate, Cybersecurity | Associate, Risk Assurance - Cybersecurity | Associate, Technology Consulting | Auditor | Benefits Administrator | Business Analyst | Business Analyst, Global IT | Business Consultant | Business Intelligence Analyst | Business Intelligence/Data Analyst | Business Systems Analyst | Business Technology Analyst | Business/Systems Architect | Co-Owner | Community Service Manager | Consultant | Cost Analyst | Cyber Risk Services Consultant | Cyber Security Consulting Associate | Data Analyst | Data and Analytics Consultant | Database Administrator | Director of Information Technology | Enterprise Resource Planning Risk & Compliance Solutions | ETR Developer with GMC | Executive Development Program Analyst | Financial Analyst | Forensic Tech | Front End Web Developer | FSO TAP Staff | Global Sales Associate | Golf Course Maintainance | Graduate Gateway Program-Data Scientist | Incoming Consultant | Information Technology Specialist | Instructor | Investment Banking Analyst | IT Administrator | IT Advisory | IT Advisory Services | IT Analyst | IT Audit & Assurance Associate | IT Auditing and Assurance Associate | IT Business Analyst | IT Consultant | IT Developer | IT Project Manager | IT Risk Consultant | IT System Analyst | Learning and Support Specialist | Management Consulting Analyst | Military Intelligence 2nd Lieutenant | Operations Manager | Professional Services Architect | Professional Services Consultant | Program Manager | Project Manager | Project Manager Specialist | Quality Assurance Analyst | Recreational Sports Fee Accountant | Risk Advisory Consultant | Risk Advisory Staff | Sales Representative | Salesforce Business Analyst | School of Public and International Affairs IT Support & Interim IT Manager | Senior IT Quality Analyst | Software Consultant | Software Developer | Software Engineer | Software Implementation Consultant | Software Test Analyst | Staff | Staff Consultant | Staff Consultant - Technology Risk | Staff Engineer | Strategy Associate | Support Engineer | Systems Analyst- Security Tools Development Service | Technical Advisor | Technical Business Analyst | Technical Development Program | Technology Advisor Program Associate | Technology Advisory Consultant | Technology Advisory Program Staff | Technology Consultant | Technology Consulting Associate | Technology Leadership Program Analyst | Technology Program Development Associate | Technology Risk Consultant
Graduate/Professional Schools Attended by UGA Management Information Systems Majors for the Class of 2016*
Indiana University Bloomington | Peking University | The University of Georgia
UGA Management Information Systems Career Outcomes for the Class of 2016*
** Includes Self-Employed
- UGA MIS Department
- Clubs & Organizations
- Additional Training
- To find additional clubs and organizations, go to the Center for Student Organizations
- Connect with your Career Consultant
Additional UGA Career Center Recommendations/Considerations
- Consider picking up additional technical skills on Lynda and Skillsoft to become more competitive.
- Participate in SMIS. Many employers visit this student group each semester, which will help you to learn about different MIS career paths and network.
- Obtain technical experience through part-time jobs, internships or volunteer positions.
- Hone your analytical, problem-solving and communication skills through student groups or other activities.
Supplemental Career Research Dashboard
Additional Career Research Resources
- O*NET (Click on "Find Occupations")
- Occupational Outlook Handbook (Type in a general term to research your career of interest)
- Career Insider: Vault Guides (Type in your 810/811 number, then select "Career Insider")
- Candid Career (Type in your 810/811 number, then select "Candid Career" to view professionals speaking about their careers)
- MAJOR/CAREER SPECIFIC
- PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS
- American Society for Information Sciences
- Association for Computing Machinery
- Association for Information Systems
- Association for Women in Computing
- Computer Software/Systems Jobs
- Information Systems Security Association
- Institute for the Certification of Computer Professionals
- Internet Society
- Mass Technology Leadership Council
- Software & Information Industry Association
- Storage Networking Industry Association