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Computer Information Systems at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus

If you are interested in studying computer information systems, you may want to check out the program at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus. The following information will help you decide if it is a good fit for you.

UW Tacoma is located in Tacoma, Washington and has a total student population of 5,329. In 2019, 296 CIS majors received their bachelor's degree from UW Tacoma.

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.

UW Tacoma Computer Information Systems Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in CIS
  • Master’s Degree in CIS

UW Tacoma Computer Information Systems Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the CIS progam at UW Tacoma 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 UW Tacoma 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
Most Focused Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Degree Schools 3
Best Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools 13
Most Focused Computer Information Systems Schools 13
Best Computer Information Systems Schools 39
Best Value Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools 46

In 2019, 115 students received their master’s degree in CIS from UW Tacoma. This makes it the #34 most popular school for CIS master’s degree candidates in the country.

Earnings of UW Tacoma CIS Graduates

The median salary of CIS students who receive their bachelor's degree at UW Tacoma is $68,300. This is great news for graduates of the program, since this figure is 28% higher than the national average of $53,500 for all CIS bachelor's degree recipients.

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CIS Student Demographics at UW Tacoma

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

UW Tacoma Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Program

15% Women
54% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
Of the 296 students who graduated with a bachelor’s in CIS from UW Tacoma in 2019, 85% were men and 15% were women.

UW Tacoma Gender Breakdown of Computer Information Systems Bachelor's Degree Grads

Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 21% 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 Washington - Tacoma Campus with a bachelor's in CIS.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Computer Information Systems Majors at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 93
Black or African American 28
Hispanic or Latino 12
White 107
International Students 20
Other Races/Ethnicities 36

UW Tacoma Computer Information Systems Master’s Program

55% Women
26% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
In the 2018-2019 academic year, 115 students earned a master's degree in CIS from UW Tacoma. About 55% of these graduates were women and the other 45% were men.

UW Tacoma 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 Washington - Tacoma Campus with a master's in CIS.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Computer Information Systems Majors at University of Washington - Tacoma Campus
Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 17
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 7
White 22
International Students 53
Other Races/Ethnicities 12

UW Tacoma also has a doctoral program available in CIS. In 2019, 0 student 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 WA, the home state for University of Washington - Tacoma Campus.

Occupation Jobs in WA Average Salary in WA
Software Applications Developers 53,860 $131,790
Computer Systems Analysts 17,970 $96,860
Systems Software Developers 16,130 $121,250
Computer and Information Systems Managers 13,690 $159,290
Computer Workers 13,100 $91,620

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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