Salary and Career Info
Management Information Systems (MIS) BS
Ranked #3 nationally by College Factual, RIT's MIS degree combines computing security, database design, networking, and IT to create dynamic, comprehensive database systems.
Students have the technical and managerial skills to: evaluate, design, implement, and manage both prevailing and emergent information technologies; gain valuable experience in the hands-on use of IT design platforms, enterprise system technologies (e.g., SAP, Oracle, Microsoft.NET), and cloud computing applications; and develop critical business skills, such as effective communication, leadership, business analysis, and project management skills,
Program facilities equipment
The Sklarsky Center for Business Analytics features the latest technology and equipment, including Bloomberg Terminals and the most advanced analytics software. The REDCOM Active Learning Lab provides a business environment that maximizes the utilization of technology for digital interaction and team networking. Computer labs currently have 60 PC’s hooked up to a network server, including wireless connectivity.
Program job titles
Associate data analyst; Business Analyst; Data Analyst; Developer; HR Administrator; IT Analyst; Management Consultant; Sales Associate; Technical Support
Program significant points
- Saunders College of Business moved up 18 spots to #73 in the U.S. News & World Report 2019 edition of Best Graduate School Rankings among graduate business schools in America.
- Placing in the top 10 for the third year in a row, Saunders ranked #8 in the top 25 online MBA programs in a Princeton Review list that was the first to base rankings on both school and student opinion data
- Ranked by CEO Magazine as a Tier One MBA Program in back-to-back years, Saunders College has also been recognized by U.S. News & World Report as #36 among 282 of the Best Online Graduate MBA Programs for 2018
- Saunders College ranks #79 on Bloomberg Businessweek's list of best U.S. business schools with full-time MBA programs
Select program hiring partners
Allstate; CooperVision; Enterprise RentACar; Ernst & Young; IBM; JPMorgan Chase & Co.; L3Harris Corporation; Southwest Airlines; Tesla; Wegmans Food Markets; Travelers; Bank of America; Wayfair; University of Rochester Medical Center; UBS; PNC Financial Services; Paychex Inc.; Palo Alto Networks; Moderna; MAG Aerospace Industries Inc.; Johnson and Johnson; ITT Goulds Pumps; IBM; Howmet Aerospace; Google; Foundry Digital LLC.; Five Star Bank; Fidelity Investments; Excellus BlueCross BlueShield; Deloitte; Datto Inc.; Citi; Cisco Systems, Inc.; Carestream Health Inc.; Barclays; AVANGRID (BGC, CNG, CMP, NYSEG, RG&E, UI, SCG, NYSEG)
Outcome Rates for Management Information Systems (MIS) BS
|Outcome||% of Students|
|Full-time Graduate Study||3.92%|
Saunders College of Business undergraduate and graduate programs are fully accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) International, the premier accrediting organization for business schools. Less than 5 percent of the institutions granting business degrees have received this accreditation.
What’s different about an RIT education? It’s the career experience you gain by completing cooperative education and internships with top companies in every single industry. You’ll earn more than a degree. You’ll gain real-world career experience that sets you apart. It’s exposure–early and often–to a variety of professional work environments, career paths, and industries.
Co-ops take your knowledge and turn it into know-how. Business co-ops provide hands-on experience that enables you to apply your knowledge of business, management, finance, accounting, and related fields in professional settings. You'll make valuable connections between course work and real-world applications as you build a network of professional contacts.
Students in the MIS degree are required to complete at least one block of cooperative education.