Information Systems

Information Systems

Get Geeked for a Career in Information Systems

A degree in Information Systems at Canisius will prepare you for careers in information technology, data networks, social media, mobile technologies, computer security or telecommunications. This career-focused program exposes you to real-world issues emerging from the myriad of new ways to use technology. Security, wireless infrastructure, search engine optimization, radio frequency identification and supply chain management are just some of the topics explored. Take your classroom experiences even further via our internship program, which puts majors to work on E-commerce platforms, at security companies and even the FBI. When it’s time to graduate, you’ll have the competitive edge needed to successfully pursue an advanced degree or professional employment. 

Why Study Information Systems at Canisius

  • Canisius graduates who pursue advanced degrees gain acceptance into such respected schools as MIT, RIT, University of Rochester and Carnegie Mellon.
  • Opportunities for IS majors are plentiful.  Recent grads have taken positions as applications engineers, information security analysts, network support specialists, service technicians and software engineers.  Other potential jobs include information systems or computer network analysis, Internet programming and Web site design, as well as computer security opportunities in the private and public sectors and government agencies.
  • Immersed in the real world through active consulting, research, and publishing books and articles, our faculty members enhance classroom instruction with the latest developments.  

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