Computer & Information
What Computer and Information Systems Managers Do
Computer and information systems managers, often called information technology (IT) managers or IT project managers, plan, coordinate, and direct computer-related activities in an organization. They help determine the information technology goals of an organization and are responsible for implementing computer systems to meet those goals.
How to Become a Computer and Information Systems Manager
Typically, candidates need a bachelor’s degree in computer or information science and related work experience. Many computer and information systems managers also have a graduate degree.
Pay - Job Outlook
The median annual wage for computer and information systems managers was $131,600 in May 2015. Employment of computer and information systems managers is projected to grow 15 percent by 2024.