Computer Information Systems
The Computer Information Systems degree from Minnesota State University Moorhead is a unique hybrid between management information systems and software engineering, giving you the best of both worlds. You’ll study the technical and detailed side of computers in addition to acquiring knowledge of business information systems. By taking classes in business, finance and accounting, as well as computer programming and administration, you’ll be well on your way to landing the job of your dreams.
Paseka School of Business, which is AACSB accredited, allows you to gain understanding of business, finance and accounting, giving you the insight necessary to succeed in the computer information systems field.
Three state-of-the-art computer facilities provide you with advanced technology tools to facilitate a real-world learning environment. A Windows-based lab with 32 computers, a Linux lab with 21 workstations, and an advanced technologies research facility lab are available to Computer Information Systems students.
Excellent internship opportunities exist in the Fargo-Moorhead area at large organizations like Microsoft and startup companies like Myriad Mobile or Clifton Labs, to name a few. They’ll help you gain real-world experience before graduating and joining the workforce.
There are numerous ways for you to continue your education outside of the classroom at MSU Moorhead. Pursue your love of technology by joining a technology-centered student organization, conduct research, or live and learn with classmates.
MSUM’s computer science and information systems programs have state-of-the-art computer facilities providing hands-on experiences. These majors prepare you for jobs in computer science fields or to continue your education in graduate school. Here is just a sample of high-paying computer science and information systems careers that are predicted to have considerable job growth in the next 10 years.
What are some Common Computer Science & Information Systems Related Careers?
|Job Growth (2021-2031)
|Computer and Information Research Scientist
|Information Security Analyst