1. MIS programs are nationally recognized
2. MIS faculty are internationally renowned scholars
MIS faculty publish in and are on the editorial boards of top journals including Management Information Systems Quarterly and Information Systems Research. They also consult and provide advice to top firms worldwide.
3. The MIS curriculum is leading edge
The MIS curriculum is continuously being updated with the most important and relevant concepts in collaboration with industry. Check out MIS courses online (scroll down to the right). Select one of the innovative MIS programs. Check out the first of its kind learning and professional development platform that is the basis for the MIS Community.
MIS students are sought by the top firms in the nation.
4. MIS provides the resources and connections you need to get ahead
MIS students receive exclusive access to leading edge technologies, scholarships, and an innovative one-of-a-kind professional achievement program in which students receive points, badges and recognition, and rewards for professional development. MIS specific career fairs, prizes and recognition in national, and local analytics and entrepreneurial competitions, and mentorship from senior executives provides a unique edge.
5. MIS is integrated with industry
MIS faculty and students have the opportunity to connect to industry through the Institute for Business and Information Technology (IBIT). IBIT offers students scholarships and awards, mentoring program, and unique networking opportunities such as the IT awards.
6. Temple is one of the top public urban universities in the world
Temple University, founded in 1884 in the heart of Philadelphia, is one of the top public research universities in the U.S.