Computer Information Systems at Cornell University
Cornell is located in Ithaca, New York and has a total student population of 24,027. In the 2018-2019 academic year, 157 students received a bachelor's degree in CIS from Cornell.
Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Computer Information Systems section at the bottom of this page.
Cornell Computer Information Systems Degrees Available
- Bachelor’s Degree in CIS
- Master’s Degree in CIS
- Doctorate Degree in CIS
Cornell Computer Information Systems Rankings
The following rankings from College Factual show how the CIS progam at Cornell compares to programs at other colleges and universities.
Note: While rankings may be a good starting point when you're researching a school, they don't necessarily highlight all of a school's strengths. Don't forget to check out the other details that are available for a school to see if it has what you're looking for in a program.
Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings
The CIS major at Cornell is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Computer Information Systems. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.
|Best Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Degree Schools||8|
|Best Computer Information Systems Schools||12|
|Best Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools||12|
Earnings of Cornell CIS Graduates
The median salary of CIS students who receive their bachelor's degree at Cornell is $79,600. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 49% higher than the national average of $53,500 for all CIS bachelor's degree recipients.
CIS Student Demographics at Cornell
Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the CIS majors at Cornell University.
Cornell Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Program
Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 17% more racial-ethnic minorities in its CIS bachelor's program than the national average.*
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Cornell University with a bachelor's in CIS.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||7|
|Hispanic or Latino||17|
Cornell Computer Information Systems Master’s Program
The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Cornell University with a master's in CIS.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Students|
|Black or African American||1|
|Hispanic or Latino||5|
Cornell also has a doctoral program available in CIS. In 2019, 2 students graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.
Careers That CIS Grads May Go Into
A degree in CIS can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Cornell University.
|Occupation||Jobs in NY||Average Salary in NY|
|Software Applications Developers||52,640||$116,830|
|Computer Systems Analysts||44,030||$106,320|
|Computer and Information Systems Managers||27,070||$190,310|
|Network and Computer Systems Administrators||25,940||$94,940|
|Systems Software Developers||19,690||$115,120|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
- College Factual
- National Center for Education Statistics
- O*NET Online
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More about our data sources and methodologies.
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