At a Glance
*Base Cost (cost per unit x program units) is provided to aid in program comparison only.
Careers for Computer Information Systems Majors
- Computer Systems Analyst
- Computer Programmer
- Software Engineer
- Web Developer
- Database Manager
- Information Security Specialist
- Network Administrator
- Game Designer
- Chief Technology Officer
- Freelance Technology Consultant
A computer information systems major’s typical starting salary is $37,480. The typical salary after 10–19 years is $77,876.
*Note: Salary information is provided for general reference only. APU does not guarantee the accuracy of the figures listed, and cannot predict or promise a specific salary for any graduate. For the most current salary estimates, please visit payscale.com.
Job Titles of People with Computer Information Systems Degrees
- Senior Research Scientist, Google
- Procurve Networker, Hewlett-Packard
- Network Engineer, Cisco Systems
- Vice President, Professional Services, Fuss & O’Neil Technologies
- Computer Consultant, Web-Based Development, Aware Systems
- Business Reporter, Seattle-Post Register
- Computer Forensics Specialist, Litigation and Fraud Investigation, BDO Seidman