BSIS Career Outcomes

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This AI-generated image showcases what's possible. At the iSchool, you can learn how to analyze, manage and lead our transition into an AI-fueled future.

In the University of Arizona's transformative Bachelor of Science in Information Science program, students are prepared for a wide variety of dynamic jobs across industries.

BSIS graduates are ready to excel in positions that are in high demand, including:

  • Application or systems analyst
  • Database administrator
  • Data analyst, scientist or engineer
  • Digital artist
  • Digital repository specialist
  • Information architect
  • Information security or cybersecurity analyst
  • Software developer or engineer
  • Web programmer

A Field of Growing Importance & Demand

16.2%

Information Science Job Growth
Over Next 5 Years

$93K

Average Salary for Bachelor's in
Information Science Graduates

According to research by Lightcast, information science-related jobs are expected to grow by more than 16% over the next five years, while salaries are predicted to grow from 10% to 20% in that same time span.

While job demand is highest in California, Texas, Virginia, Florida and New York, Arizona is also experiencing rapid growth in information science job opportunities and salaries.

According to Zippia, the average salary for a Bachelors's in Information Science graduate is $93,000 per year, with top annual average salaries ranging up to $189,000 or more.


Top Information Science Employers

Top information science employers nationwide, according to PayScale, include:

  • Accenture
  • Amazon.com
  • Booz, Allen and Hamilton
  • Cisco
  • Deloitte
  • EY (Ernst & Young)
  • Fidelity Investments
  • GE (General Electric)
  • IBM
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Microsoft
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • Raytheon
  • Salesforce.com
  • Visa
  • Walmart

Ready to shape the future of information?

Learn more about the Bachelor of Science in Information Science by contacting us at ischool-ugrad@arizona.edu, or review the admissions process and begin your application now.

If you are a current UArizona student, learn more about declaring a major, minor or certificate.

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