What is MIS?

Management Information Systems (MIS) is the study of relationships between people, business processes, and information technologies. As an MIS student, you will get the best of both business and technology fields. Also, you will gain a critical advantage when entering the professional world. As an MIS major at California State University, Long Beach you will be provided with knowledge in a wide variety of subjects of your choosing:
  • Enterprise Project Management
  • Database Development
  • Business Software Development
  • Information Security
  • Business Intelligence
  • Data Analytics
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What Can You Do As a MIS Major?

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employment of computer and information technology occupations is projected to grow 15% from 2012 to 2022. Some notable occupations and their median pay are:
- Chief Information Officer $162,400
- Project Manager $96,425
- Software Developer $93,350
- Information Security Analyst $86,170
- Computer System Analyst $79,680
- Business Analyst $78,600
- Database Administrator $77,080
- Network Administrator $72,560
- Web Application Developer $62,500