Careers and Internships

Careers and Internships

MIS Jobs

Recent graduates of Penn State Behrend’s Management Information Systems program hold positions such as: programmer analyst, applications developer, project manager, technology auditor, internet solutions director, web developer, systems engineer, database administrator, and senior business intelligence consultant.

Some employers include: Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield, Commonwealth of PA, Nexus Communications, Inc., Progressive Insurance, State Farm Insurance, Computer Associates International, Unisys Corporation, GE Transportation Systems, Zurn Industries, Erie Insurance Group, Merck and Co., and Booz Allen Hamilton.


Career Planning

The Academic and Career Planning Center (ACPC) assists students with career and life planning. You may schedule appointments with the ACPC staff to discuss career interests, skills, values, and goal setting, as well as how to find career information, internships, full-time jobs, and graduate schools. Students are encouraged to utilize the services of the ACPC.


Internships and Co-ops

Students in the School of Business can incorporate an internship experience into their academic program. These professional, career-related experiences in an organizational setting are valuable for a student's professional career development, and students may receive academic credit that applies to their degree program.

If you are a student looking for more information on co-op and internship listings and how to apply, please contact your advisor or the Academic and Career Planning Center.