Carnegie Mellon University

WHERE WILL AN INFORMATION SYSTEMS DEGREE FROM CMU TAKE ME?

The world's most influential companies recruit Carnegie Mellon IS graduates.

Alumni from Google speaking on a panel

As the world becomes increasingly interconnected, our students are in high demand. Graduates of the IS program are recruited by a wide range of employers in global consulting, manufacturing, consumer products, finance, and technology. Apple, Credit Suisse, Deutsche Bank, Google, IBM, Microsoft, Procter & Gamble, and Salesforce are just a few of the companies that recruit here each year.

There has been a strong and growing job market for IS graduates, and you will find our alumni working with big consulting firms, major software and tech companies, Fortune 500 corporations, start-ups, and government agencies.

Want to continue on to graduate studies? You will be perfectly suited to pursue master's and doctoral studies in a wide range of fields. There are many possibilities at CMU alone, including Heinz College Accelerated Master's Programs (AMP) in Information Systems Management, Information Security Policy and Management, or other departments at the university including Human Computer Interaction, Engineering Technology and Innovation Management, and Business Administration.

LEARN MORE ABOUT AMP PROGRAMS

RECENT CAREER OUTCOMES

Average Salary: $90,090

See More

Average Salary: $97,043

See More

Average Salary: $82,100

See More

Organizations that have employed our recent graduates include:

  • Accenture
  • Adobe
  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • AT&T
  • Bloomberg
  • BNY Mellon
  • Capital One
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Citi
  • Deloitte
  • Deutsche Bank
  • Epic Systems
  • ESPN
  • Etsy
  • Facebook
  • Fannie Mae
  • Freddie Mac
  • GE
  • GoDaddy
  • Google
  • Goldman Sachs
  • IBM
  • Indiegogo
  • JP Morgan Chase
  • LinkedIn
  • McKinsey & Company
  • Microsoft
  • Mozilla
  • Praetorian
  • PwC
  • Salesforce
  • Spotify
  • Uber
  • Wayfair
  • Yelp