Learn Practical & Marketable Skills
The skill set that iSchool graduates possess is highly sought after in today’s job market. A complex yet practical mix of management skills, familiarity with cutting-edge technology, and hands-on experience means our students graduate fully prepared for the workforce. The iSchool provides hard skills in science, technology, engineering, and math, and combines them with the soft skills and hands-on experience necessary to navigate today’s information-based organizations.
Career Resources & Course Credit for Experience
The iSchool has its own dedicated Employer Relations and Career Services Team to help prepare you for the next step of your career and connect you with new, full-time employment opportunities. The iSchool strongly believes that connecting real-world experience to coursework is integral to success, so much so that we require our students gain credit through jobs and internships.
If you're a veteran applying to iSchool programs with an extensive military or professional background, you may have your previous experience and coursework evaluated in order to receive course credits or internship waivers, allowing you to only focus on the curriculum you need to advance and succeed.
Cutting-edge Course Offerings
What skills can you improve in an iSchool program? Check out our class schedule. The iSchool offers classes in a wide range of concentration areas, such as:
- Database management
- Organizational strategy
- Information architecture
- Information policy
- Motivation theory
- Enterprise technology
- Network management
- Information security
- Big data & data mining
- Project management