Careers and Outcomes

Information technology students repairing a database.

Career options for IT professionals

An information technology degree prepares you to work in a broad field. Jobs for IT graduates include:

  • Cybersecurity analyst
  • Software developer
  • System engineer
  • Database administrator
  • Systems analyst
  • IT consultant
  • Digital forensics analyst
  • Network architect 
  • Business analyst
  • Data analyst
  • Project manager
  • Web developer
  • Tech entrepreneur
  • System administrator
  • Penetration tester

Graduate options

Students who complete a degree in information technology are well equipped to pursue a graduate degree in business education, computer information systems and related areas.

Career Center

To help you prepare and search for jobs, the Missouri State Career Center provides a database of current openings, tips for preparing your résumé and on-campus interview opportunities. The Career Center also compiles information about what you can do with a computer information systems degree.