Computer Information Systems at Iowa State University

Computer Information Systems at Iowa State University

The Computer Information Systems major is part of the computer & information sciences program at Iowa State University.

We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. We've also included details on how Iowa State ranks compared to other colleges offering a major in CIS.

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Computer Information Systems Degrees Available at Iowa State

Iowa State CIS Rankings

Iowa State was ranked #80 on College Factual's most recent list of the best schools for CIS majors. This puts the bachelor's program at the school solidly in the top 15% of all colleges and universities in the country. It is also ranked #1 in Iowa.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer Information Systems 32
Best Computer Information Systems Master’s Degree Schools 49
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer Information Systems 59
Best Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Degree Schools 60
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer Information Systems 83
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer Information Systems 89
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Computer Information Systems 139
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Computer Information Systems 213

Popularity of CIS at Iowa State

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Iowa State University handed out 220 bachelor's degrees in computer information systems. Due to this, the school was ranked #45 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 3% over the previous year when 214 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 86 students received their master’s degree in CIS from Iowa State. This makes it the #50 most popular school for CIS master’s degree candidates in the country.

Iowa State CIS Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the CIS majors at Iowa State University.

Iowa State Computer Information Systems Bachelor’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 78% of CIS bachelor's degrees went to men and 22% went to women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 65% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Iowa State University with a bachelor's in CIS.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 18
Black or African American 4
Hispanic or Latino 13
White 144
Non-Resident Aliens 22
Other Races 19

Iowa State Computer Information Systems Master’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 66% of CIS master's degrees went to men and 34% went to women.

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The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at Iowa State are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 63% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Iowa State University with a master's in CIS.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 0
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 1
White 42
Non-Resident Aliens 19
Other Races 4

Related Major Annual Graduates
Computer Science 167
Information Technology 41

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