MIS Career Resources
Growing your Knowledge and Skills
Supplement the MIS Curriculum to enhance your marketability
- HP's Learning Center for IT Professionals offers free online supplementary courses in a number of subjects, eg. "Introduction to Storage Networks" and "Virtualize Your Infrastructure: Planning", etc.
MIS Job Prospects
What to expect and look for in the job market
- The US Department of Labor, Bureau of Labor Statistics Website projects growth from 2008 to 2018 for Computer and Information Systems Managers (MIS) at nearly 17% across all industies and a whopping 45% for the category that best describes Silicon Valley (Computer Systems Design and Related Services). It calls job prospects "excellent."
- "The 30 Top Paying Jobs in IT" (from CIOInsight.com, Nov 2007)
- "It worked for me: Career Advice from Top CIO's" (from CIO.com, Jan 2008)