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 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.


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

Please obtain internship approval from Dr. Maric Boudreau, Associate Professor/MIS Dept Head by May 1st, 2016, preferably.  Thanks.


The MIS department sponsors two student organizations.

SMIS- Society for Management Information Systems

WIT- Women in Technology

TSC- Terry Student Consulting.

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



UGA Career Center; MIS Career Consultant-Azell Francis,

Certificate in Computing

UGA Bulletin

Terry Policies and Procedures


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