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Career Services

The EY Center for Career Advancement here at the Foster School of Business is a hub that connects students with industry professionals and the resources needed for career exploration, discovery of opportunities, and engagement in the community to foster new networks to shape your professional journey.

Class of 2018 statistics:

94% graduates promoted or took on new role 3 months post-graduation
Average salary: $113,536
33% stayed with the same company

Career resource services

Foster’s EY Center for Career Advancement offer career management services to Master of Science in Information Systems students. Access to career services include:

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Career Coaching

Our diverse team of dedicated career coaches actively guide and coach students on their career path and put together a plan to achieve their goals.

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Career Ready Learning Modules

A series of short online learning modules to introduce students to the key job search skills needed to be successful in their job search. Modules can be accessed at any time through the Specialized Master’s Career canvas page.

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Professional Networking Events

Students will have the opportunity to meet with professionals in a variety of settings to build their network. Events include company treks, career fairs, industry nights, and alumni mixers.

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Career Workshops

Workshops covering a variety of career skills are offered throughout the year for students to attend and build their career toolkit alongside their academic curriculum.

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Portfolio and Resume

Students will have the opportunity to work one on one with career coaches to build a strong resume and portfolio that demonstrates your story, skill sets, and strengths.

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On Campus Recruitment

Foster connects top talent with IT Recruiters and Seattle based tech leaders. MSIS students have been recruited from top companies like PwC, Microsoft, Boeing, Amazon, and more.

MSIS career resource services

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Professional mentorship

MSIS leads a high-impact mentoring program connecting students with unique one-to-one relationship with top leaders that can bridge the gap between academic concepts and real-world practices.

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Mock interview event

MSIS invites top employers to campus to conduct mock interviews yearly with students. Students are given the opportunity to refine their interviewing skills and network with a community of Seattle-based IT leaders.

MSIS alumni job titles include:

Artificial Intelligence Consultant
Business Analyst
Business Analytics Supervisor
Business Intelligence Consultant
Business Intelligence Engineer
Computer Systems Analyst
Computer Programmer
Data Analyst
Data Engineer
Data Scientist
Data Warehouse Engineer
Design and Integration Specialist
Development Project Manager
DevOps Engineer
Digital Analyst
Functional Analyst
Financial System Analyst
Information Technology Consultant
Information Technology Director
Information Technology Manager
Information Technology Project Manager
Information Technology Risk and Compliance Consultant
Operations Data Technician
Operations Program Manager
Product Manager
Product Intelligence Manager
Quality Assurance Lead
Software Developer
Software Engineer
Systems Administrator
Strategy Analyst
Technical Program Manager
Technology Strategist
Web Developer
MSIS alumni employers include:

Accenture
Accolade Inc
AdColony
Adobe Systems
Amazon
Analytics Pro
AnswerDash
Atos
Avanade
BlackRock
Boeing
Campfire Analytics
Capgemini
Capital One
CDK Global
ChemPoint
Cibersites India Private Limited
City of Seattle
Clara
Cognizant Technology Solutions
Computer Sciences Corporation India Pvt. Ltd.
Costco Wholesale
Coupang
Cygnus Professionals Inc.
Dell Inc.
Deloitte
Department of Defense
DTI LLC
Expedia
Facebook
HBO
Headset, Inc
Heinz India Pvt. Ltd.
Hotelbeds Group
Imprezzio Inc
Indeed
Infosys Technologies, Ltd
Intellectual Ventures
James Russell PLLC
JSTI Group
Liberty Mutual
LMB Mortgage services
Lotus Institute
Lyft, Inc.
MAQ Software
Matrix Insurance Market
Microsoft
Modis Engineering
National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
NetApp India Private Limited
Nike
Nomura Services India Pvt Ltd
Nordstrom
North Seattle College
Omni ePartners
OnlineTimes Corp
Oracle
Orbees Inc.
PACCAR Inc
PayPal
Philips Healthcare
Polaris Global Mobility
PriceWaterhouse Coopers
Public Health Informatics Institute
Qualtrics
Radiant Global Logistics
Redbull
REI
Rocket Lift Inc.
SAP Labs
Schneider Electric
Seattle Public Library
Slalom Consulting
State Auditor Office
Tableau
Tata Consultancy Services, Mumbai
Teleion Consulting
The Boeing Company
The Boston Consulting Group
T-Mobile
TouchBase
Twitter
UnifyCloud LLC
University of Washington
UW Center for Commercialization
VehicleGround.com
WatchGuard Technologies
Watermark
WHPM, Inc.
Wright Runstad &Company
Zulily
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