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Computer Information Systems at University of Virginia - Main Campus

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Computer Information Systems at University of Virginia - Main Campus

Every computer information systems school has its own distinct culture and strengths. We've pulled together some statistics and other details to help you see how the CIS program at University of Virginia - Main Campus stacks up to those at other schools.

University of Virginia is located in Charlottesville, Virginia and approximately 25,012 students attend the school each year. Of the 5,167 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from University of Virginia - Main Campus in 2019, 174 of them were computer information systems majors.

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.

University of Virginia Computer Information Systems Degrees Available

  • Basic Certificate in CIS (Less Than 1 Year)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in CIS
  • Master’s Degree in CIS
  • Doctorate Degree in CIS

Online Classes Are Available at University of Virginia

Don't have the time or the flexibility in your schedule to take traditional classes? Online courses may be the perfect solution for you. They allow independent learners to study when and where they want to while offering the rigor of in-person classes.

Are you one of the many who prefer to take online classes? University of Virginia offers distance education options for CIS at the following degree levels:

University of Virginia Computer Information Systems Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the CIS progam at University of Virginia compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The CIS major at University of Virginia 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.

Ranking Type Rank
Best Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools 10
Best Value Computer Information Systems Basic Certificate Schools 42
Most Popular Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools 64

In 2019, 59 students received their master’s degree in CIS from University of Virginia. This makes it the #64 most popular school for CIS master’s degree candidates in the country.

There were 7 students who received their doctoral degrees in CIS, making the school the #39 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

How Much Do CIS Graduates from University of Virginia Make?

The median salary of CIS students who receive their bachelor's degree at University of Virginia is $85,800. This is 60% higher than $53,500, which is the national average for all CIS bachelor's degree recipients.

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CIS Student Demographics at University of Virginia

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the CIS majors at University of Virginia - Main Campus.

University of Virginia Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Program

25% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
In the 2018-2019 academic year, 174 students earned a bachelor's degree in CIS from University of Virginia. About 25% of these graduates were women and the other 75% were men. The typical CIS bachelor's degree program is made up of only 23% women. So female students are more repesented at University of Virginia since its program graduates 1% more women than average.

University of Virginia Gender Breakdown of Computer Information Systems Bachelor's Degree Grads

Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 7% 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 University of Virginia - Main Campus with a bachelor's in CIS.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Computer Information Systems Majors at University of Virginia - Main Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 53
Black or African American 3
Hispanic or Latino 6
White 77
International Students 8
Other Races/Ethnicities 27

University of Virginia Computer Information Systems Master’s Program

34% Women
8% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 59 students who earned a master's degree in Computer Information Systems from University of Virginia in 2018-2019, 66% were men and 34% were women.

University of Virginia Gender Breakdown of Computer Information Systems Master's Degree Grads

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from University of Virginia - Main Campus with a master's in CIS.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Computer Information Systems Majors at University of Virginia - Main Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 4
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 0
White 6
International Students 47
Other Races/Ethnicities 1

University of Virginia also has a doctoral program available in CIS. In 2019, 7 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 VA, the home state for University of Virginia - Main Campus.

Occupation Jobs in VA Average Salary in VA
Software Applications Developers 38,110 $113,690
Systems Software Developers 27,800 $119,860
Computer Systems Analysts 26,800 $102,290
Network and Computer Systems Administrators 18,520 $93,860
Computer Workers 14,580 $105,270

References

*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.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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