What are the benefits of an information systems degree?

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As an Information Systems major, you'll build knowledge about databases, networking, operating systems and other technical areas that employers value. But because UND's Information Systems program is part of the College's Business and Public Administration, you'll also study business, economics, accounting, communications and other topics that provide the well-rounded background that employers increasingly hope to find.

Internships and opportunities for experiential learning ensure you gain the skills needed to make an immediate contribution wherever you work.

AACSB Accredited IT Degree


This program is accredited by AACSB International, the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. Accreditation by AACSB International puts the Nistler CoBPA in the top 5% of business schools in the world.

Information Systems at UND

  • Gain real-world experience through internships.

  • Take core business classes online or on campus.

  • Network and build knowledge outside of class when you join UND's Information Systems Club.

Careers in IT


Median annual salary for computer systems analyst

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics: Computer Information Technology Occupations


Software Developer - best job in the U.S.

U.S. News and World Report

Information systems professionals are in demand. Consider a career as a:

  • Information Security Analyst
  • Computer Systems Analyst
  • Computer Systems Administrator
  • Database Administrator

When You Major in Information Systems

An Information Systems degree gives you the strategic skills you need, including:

  • SQL (Programming Language)
  • Hypertext Markup Language (HTML)
  • Microsoft SQL Servers
  • Markup Languages
  • Microsoft Access

UND Information Systems Major Alumni

Information Systems alumni have gone on to have a variety of successful careers with:

  • Altru Health System
  • CBRE Group, Inc.
  • Menard, Inc.
  • Ahead, LLC
  • Alerus Center

Information System Courses You Could Take

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