YOUR CAREER IN INFORMATION SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

$64,858

Average starting salary for
undergraduates as of 2020

$72,125

Average starting salary for
MS IST graduates as of 2019

$2,349

Average monthly salary for
internships and co-ops as of 2020

Information science and technology (IST) graduates hold a variety of information technology positions. Some graduates begin their careers in user support, system/network administration or software development. Others find jobs in the area of big data analytics as data scientists or database managers. A career area rapidly growing in popularity is cybersecurity and information security. Other possible career paths include IT consulting, e-commerce, human-computer interaction and systems analysis and design.

With this degree you can work in

Business operations, computer networks, e-commerce, entrepreneurship, human-computer interaction, multimedia systems, marketing, software systems or telecommunications.

For more information about jobs

Visit the university's Career Opportunities site

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