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Computer Information Systems Schools in Arizona

In 2020-2021, 494 students earned their CIS degrees in AZ.

In this state, Computer Information Systems is the 20th most popular major out of a total 210 majors commonly available.

Education Levels of Computer Information Systems Majors in Arizona

CIS majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 463
Post-Master’s Certificate 24
Postbaccalaureate Certificate 24
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7

Gender Distribution

In Arizona, a CIS major is more popular with women than with men.


Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of CIS majors in Arizona is as follows:

  • Asian: 13.0%
  • Black or African American: 21.7%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 10.7%
  • White: 23.5%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 19.4%
  • Other Races: 11.7%

Jobs for Computer Information Systems Grads in Arizona

There are 68,630 people in the state and 3,468,840 people in the nation working in CIS jobs.


Wages for Computer Information Systems Jobs in Arizona

A typical salary for a CIS grad in the state is $98,630, compared to a typical salary of $102,470 nationwide.


There are 4 colleges in Arizona that offer CIS degrees. Learn about the most popular 4 below:

280 Degrees in Major Awarded
37% Graduation Rate
103,427 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $34,441 a year. The average student takes 4.18 years to complete their degree at Grand Canyon University. 100% of students are awarded financial aid at this school.

120 Degrees in Major Awarded
64% Graduation Rate
45,601 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Graduates earn an average $43,784 after graduation. This school boasts a lower than average student loan default rate of 5.40%.

80 Degrees in Major Awarded
12% Graduation Rate
89,763 Total Students

77 to 1 is the student to faculty ratio. The student loan default rate of 8.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments. Of all the students who attend this school, 88% get financial aid.

14 Degrees in Major Awarded
52% Graduation Rate
29,566 Total Students

Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $41,369 a year. A typical student attending NAU will pay a net price of $14,308. The full-time teacher rate is 68%.

Computer Information Systems Careers in AZ

Some of the careers CIS majors go into include:

Job Title AZ Job Growth AZ Median Salary
Software Applications Developers 40% $98,640
Information Security Analysts 38% $93,370
Computer and Information Systems Managers 22% $132,240
Database Administrators 20% $88,610
Systems Software Developers 19% $101,490
Computer Systems Analysts 18% $87,610
Computer and Information Research Scientists 17% $107,270
Computer Workers 17% $80,790
Computer Network Architects 16% $100,440
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 14% $79,470
Computer Science Professors 13% $87,420

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to CIS.

Major Annual Graduates in AZ
Computer Science 589
Information Technology 433
Computer Systems Analysis 52
Information Science 14
Computer Systems Networking 1

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