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CMU's Top Ranked Information Systems Program is Unlike Any Other


Did you enjoy computer science or more technical courses in high school, but are mostly interested in the practical and social applications of technology? Do you have a passion for business and want to use advanced technology to change how companies work? Do you want to learn how data and technology can be harnessed for social good?

Carnegie Mellon University's Information Systems (IS) program combines aspects of computer science, information technology, and business management with a humanities-based education to provide you with an uncommonly well-rounded portfolio. You will be uniquely positioned for an impactful career in an increasingly digitized and connected world, able to adapt to rapid evolution across industries.

There is no better place to become a tech leader than CMU. Our undergraduate IS program—a joint degree offering from Heinz College and the Dietrich College of Humanities and Social Sciences—will prepare you to use advanced technologies like artificial intelligence, machine learning, and neural networks to solve complex problems.

What is Information Systems?

Hear Carnegie Mellon Information Systems students describe the program in their own words.

Where are They Going?

Where are students in Carnegie Mellon's Information Systems program going after graduation? New York City. Singapore. Apple. JP Morgan. ... Why don't we just let them tell you?

Minor in Decision Analytics and Systems


Decision Analytics and Systems

Heinz College offers the minor in Decision Analytics and Systems (DAS), giving CMU undergraduates the opportunity to add systems thinking and evidence-based problem solving to any field of study.

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Master's Degrees in Information Systems


Master of Information Systems Management

Our flagship master's degree in Information Systems, the MISM program provides a rigorous skills-based education for future technology managers

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