Pathway to Success: Business Archivist

UMSI Courses

Fulfill all MSI requirements.  Recommended course options include:

U-M Cognates

Take six credits outside of UMSI from U-M's wealth of offerings, such as:

  • Business IT 551: Information Systems
  • Business IT 557 Database Management Systems
  • Law 770: Regulatory Process
  • Ops. & Mgmt. Science 675: Strategic Mgmt. of Operations

Field Experiences & Internships

Sites where UMSI students have recently completed relevant internships include:

  • 3M, Minneapolis, MN
  • Ford Motor Company, Global Information Management, Detroit, MI
  • General Motors Corporation, Warren, MI
  • Lexis Nexis, Bethesda, MD
  • Millennium Pharmaceuticals, Boston, MA
  • Procter & Gamble, Mason, OH
  • ProQuest, Ann Arbor, MI
  • The Coca-Cola Company, Atlanta, GA

Career Success

Recent grads have accepted positions in this area that include:

  • Archivist, Fox Networks Group
  • Archivist, Harley Davidson
  • Archivist, History Enterprises, Inc.
  • Archivist, Twentieth Century Television
  • Conflicts Analyst, Kirkland & Ellis, LLP
  • Database Librarian, Entertainment Weekly 
  • Digital Archivist, Disney Internet Group
  • Information Management Analyst, Chevron Corporation
  • Information Specialist, Johnson Controls
  • Processing Archivist, History Associates Inc
  • Records and Information Analyst, Pfizer Global Research and Development

 The Pathways highlighted in this section are suggested routes to desired career goals.  Other routes through the MSI curriculum are also possible.  We'll advise you on your selection of courses, internships, and activities to support your career goals.