Computer Management Information Systems

Holy Family University is proud to offer students a highly supportive learning environment that values their personal and professional goals. Students in our Computer Management Information Systems (CMIS) program thrive in our small yet challenging learning environment. We believe in educating beyond the classroom and providing opportunities for hands-on experience, which is a key component of your college education.

What Can You Do With This Major?
The CMIS major at Holy Family University prepares you to oversee a broad array of computer resources and technology issues for organizations of all sizes. Our graduates have secured jobs in the areas of software and hardware installation, programming and systems design, network design and maintenance, systems analysis, database management, internet and intranet planning.

Students who choose a major in CMIS are well prepared for careers as:
• Systems Analysts and Managers
• Project Managers
• Information Security Managers
• Software Development Managers

Major Coursework
For a CMIS major, specialized course work will include database management, systems analysis and design, operations management, digital forensics, and structured programming. Within your area of concentration, you may choose electives in web design, information security, healthcare information systems, programming, and more.

Real-World Experience
CMIS students can gain real-world experience through Holy Family University’s nationally recognized co-op and internship program. The results speak for themselves as 87 percent of our students find permanent jobs as a result of their co-op experience.

Some of the companies our students have worked with include:
• Aetna
• Johnson & Johnson
• Lockheed Martin
• Fox Chase Cancer Center

Career success
Our CMIS graduates are part of a large network of alumni with a record of success in their field.

Here are just a few of the positions our recent CMIS graduates hold:
• Chief Security Officer, FBI Philadelphia
• Network Manager, New Jersey State Legal Division
• Project Manager of Computer Services & Information Systems, NASDAQ/Philadelphia Stock Exchange