Information Systems Requirements
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This degree encompasses the entirety of the computing field, and focuses on practical applications of technology to support organizations. A bachelor's program prepares students for all potential career positions in the information systems field. These include: Systems Analysis and Design, Computer Networking and Health Care Informatics.
A broad range of subjects are covered, such as communications, business, networking, software design, and mathematics. Students will learn to design, implement, and evaluate computer-based systems, processes, components, or programs.
Information Systems Careers
The career trajectory of people with an Information Systems degree appears to be focused around a few careers. The most common career that users with Information Systems degrees have experience in is Technical Support Specialist, followed by Computer Systems Engineer, Computer Repair Technician, Computer Programmer, Computer Systems Analyst, Web Developer, Network Administrator, Ethical Hacker, Software Quality Assurance Engineer, and Software Engineer.
|Career||% of graduates||% of population||Multiple|
|Technical Support Specialist||5.1%||0.8%||6.3×|
|Computer Systems Engineer||2.6%||0.2%||15.6×|
|Computer Repair Technician||3.0%||0.2%||16.5×|
|Computer Systems Analyst||2.5%||0.2%||14.3×|
|Software Quality Assurance Engineer||1.7%||0.2%||11.0×|
Information Systems Salary
Information Systems graduates earn on average $k, putting them in the bottom percentile of earners with a degree.
|Percentile||Earnings after graduation ($1000s USD)|
|25th (bottom earners)||-|
|Median (average earners)||-|
|75th (top earners)||-|
Information Systems Underemployment
Information Systems graduates are highly employed compared to other graduates. We have collected data on three types of underemployment. Part-time refers to work that is less than 30 hours per week. Non-college refers to work that does not require a college degree. Low-paying includes a list of low-wage service jobs such as janitorial work, serving, or dishwashing.
|Employment Type||Proportion of graduates|
|We are still collecting information for this degree|