To inquire about this program:
Admission Office | 312-362-8300​

In the Management Information Systems (MIS) program, you will learn both the business and technological foundations of information systems management. You will be prepared to pursue a variety of careers requiring both business and technological skills, such as a business analyst, database administrator, network administrator or chief information officer.

As an MIS student, you will acquire:

  • A broad understanding of information technologies and how they are used in private and governmental organizations
  • An in-depth understanding of the information systems life cycle
  • A thorough understanding of system requirements gathering, analysis, documentation, validation and management
  • Project management skills
  • The ability to develop prototypes using visual programming technology
  • The aptitude to identify organizational data, and design and manipulate databases
  • The capability to integrate technical knowledge with an understanding of business operations
  • Team leadership skills
The MIS program curriculum includes the following courses:

  • Accounting
  • Applied networks and security
  • Database design and development
  • Economics
  • Finance
  • Internet and the Web
  • Management
  • Marketing
  • Project management
  • Systems analysis and design
DePaul is located in the heart of Chicago's financial and business community, giving you the opportunity to intern and work professionally with leading business and technological firms.

Internship Possibilities

  • Abbott Laboratories
  • AI InCube
  • Chicago Board of Trade
  • Chicago Mercantile Exchange
  • E-Insure Services, Inc.
  • Exelon Corporation
  • IBM
  • Jackson National Asset Management, LLC
  • Kraft Foods
  • Outsource Solutions Group
  • PriceWaterhouse​Coopers
  • S&C Electric
  • Watermark Property Management, LLC

What can you do with this degree?

  • Business analysis
  • Chief information officer
  • Database administration
  • Network administration
  • Project management
  • Systems analysis