Information Systems

We constantly look at our curriculum and the value it offers students and companies looking to hire them — and the latest U.S. News & World Report rankings show our programs are staying competitive and relevant.

To meet its growing demand for business analysts, Cognizant Consulting has partnered with ASU, ranked the nation’s most innovative university four years in a row by U.S. News & World Report, and the W. P. Carey School of Business to offer the Cognizant Digital Business Analyst Certificate Program.

News in IS includes a faculty member's election to chair the IEEE Computer Society’s Technical Committee on Services Computing, the internet of things, a hackathon, a retirement, and rankings.

How do job applicants stand out in today’s job market? Scoring an internship helps. Working alongside faculty in a significant research project adds points. A highly regarded certification brings a resume to the top of the pile. Those opportunities and more are available to students through ISACA.

Although the prospects of massive technological changes ahead may be daunting, business leaders with a global mindset or immigrant mentality are the most likely to prosper.