Career Outcomes – BS in ITS

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Get an internship and be in a strong position to start your career.

As a Bachelor’s in Information Technology and Systems student you will work an internship, which will give you hands-on experience using your classroom and social skills in a professional environment. And, upon graduation, your degree will give you the opportunity to secure a full-time position in some of the world’s top companies.

See below to get an idea of the starting salary, job title and company that may be awaiting you as an Information Technology and Systems graduate.

Average Starting Salary

Graduates Employed within 180 Days of Graduation

Student Placements – Internship and Full-Time

The Information Systems Area and the Career Management Center in the Naveen Jindal School of Management work with local companies to develop internship programs for students. Often these internships convert into full-time jobs. The Career Management Center also organizes career fairs to connect students with employers for full-time jobs. See below for companies that hired ITS students into internships and full-time jobs most recently.

Internships – Top Company Placements, 2012-2020

Full-Time – Top Company Placements, 2012-2020

Full-Time – Most Popular Positions, 2012-2020

Full-time Placement Statistics

Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Spring 2018, Fall 2017, Spring 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2016, Fall 2015, Summer 2015, Spring 2015, Fall 2014, Summer 2014, Spring 2014, Fall 2013, Summer 2013, Spring 2013, Fall 2012, Summer 2012

Internship Statistics

Fall 2020, Summer 2020, Spring 2020, Fall 2019, Summer 2019, Spring 2019, Fall 2018, Summer 2018, Spring 2018, 2016-17, 2015-16, 2014-15, 2013-14, 2012-13

Getting an Internship

Learn more about the internship process in JSOM at the Career Management Center’s Internship page, and see Internships available at HireJSOM.

We encourage all of our students to make internships a part of their educational experience. One or more internships or experiential learning opportunities on your resume make you a much more valuable candidate. Learn more about crafting your resume below:

Note to international students

International students are eligible to work on a curricular internship for a maximum of 12 months while they remain students. Since the Bachelor of Science in Information Technology and Systems is an approved STEM degree program, graduating students are eligible to work for up to 29 months under the OPT program. Please contact the Office of International Student Services for details about these programs.

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Dig in to the Information Systems Job Index to learn more about the salaries, job titles, career growth and more that you can expect as a BS in ITS graduate.

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Student Testimonials

Jonathan Niere

Jonathan Niere, BS’17

Consulting Staff, Moss Adams

The most valuable aspects of the ITS program at UT Dallas are its quality education and curriculum. 
Preetha Venkatesh

Preetha Venkatesh, BS’20

Intern (completed), The Depository Trust and Clearing Corporation

As an ITS major, I have taken both business-intensive and technology-intensive courses. I am also thankful for the thorough support and guidance of the faculty. 
Adam Perry

Adam Perry, BS’18

Sr. Account Systems Engineer, Dell EMC

As a full-time IT professional with more than 20 years of experience, I have a unique perspective compared to most undergraduate students. 
Ann Mathew

Ann Mathew, BS’18

Staff Consultant, A-Lign

ITS is the perfect balance of technical skills and management skills, and a degree from JSOM equips you with the technical skill set you need to stay one step ahead in today’s fast-paced world. 
Ashwin Vaithianathan

Ashwin Vaithianathan, BS’19

As a transfer student, I reached out to the ITS Department at UTD, and they were always willing to help me with any questions and concerns that I had. 
See all Bachelor’s in Information Technology and Systems Student Testimonials
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