School of Information Systems & Management

The Heinz College Impact: While in Austin for SXSW, Carnegie Mellon University's Heinz College hosted a Big Data Blowout. The event brought together current students, alumni and industry partners for great food & music, networking and a panel on data analytics.

Heinz College's Information Systems & Management (ISM) programs consistently rank among the world's elite in information technology and information technology management. We have firmly cemented our presence in the global technology marketplace as a thought leader and reliable provider of outstanding graduates for leading organizations.

Truly gaining value from technology requires an understanding of how technology interacts with business processes, strategy, and policy. The ISM curriculum is unique from our competition because we integrate these disciplines into a coherent area of study. Our degree programs are designed to shape you into a cutting-edge tech innovator while our objective is to help you land a superior job. You'll learn from a variety of brilliant scholars and seasoned practitioners eager to prepare you to lead enterprises in a fiercely competitive global marketplace.

During this journey of discovery, you'll be educated in the interdisciplinary Heinz College grad school tradition. You'll be trained as analytical problem solvers ready to push the envelope in ways that will add immense value to organizations and society through the intelligent application of technology.

Let us show you how an ISM degree can give you a competitive edge in the marketplace. Explore one of the three ISM degree programs in more detail: