Majoring in MIS

 A major in MIS prepares you for a future as information system professionals, innovators, and managers. Coursework provides preparation for a variety of technical leadership positions. The program is interdisciplinary in nature with specialized training in information systems, information management, and information technology so that graduates can ultimately assume managerial positions and provide leadership in information systems innovation.


ACADEMIC ADVISING

Academic Advising is mandatory each semester for undergraduate students, prior to the preregistration period, determined by the UGA Registrar's office. Appointments are scheduled with the advisor thru SARA ( Student Advising and Registration Assistant) system. Please note: ALL students must meet with an advisor in order to register for the next semester. Online Master of Internet Technology students will be notified of registration clearance each semester.


INTERNSHIPS

MIST 4800 IS Internship- Gain practical experiences, and on the job training and exploration of career opportunities in the field. Forms are on office door. Return forms to Alex Jones in 312 Brooks Hall.Prerequisites:  MIST 5750 and MIST 4610

Internship Form

** Deadline to submit Fall Internship forms  is Friday, August 14th by 4:30pm.. Email completed/signed form to slvargh@uga.edu or turn in to office 312A. Thanks.


GET INVOLVED!

The MIS department sponsors two student organizations.

SMIS- Society for Management Information Systems

SWT- Society for Women in Technology

TSC- Terry Student Consulting.

These organizations are important in enhancing the professional development of MIS majors.


FURTHER  INFORMATION

UGA MIS Major

UGA Career Center; MIS Career Consultant-Azell Francis, azellf@uga.edu.
MISMajorsCore.pdf

Certificate in Computing

UGA Bulletin

Terry Policies and Procedures

http://www.terry.uga.edu/academics/policies

 

If you have questions about courses or degree requirements, please make an appointment and I will be happy to assist you.