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University of Michigan School of Information


Career outcomes

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University of Michigan School of Information graduates obtain innovative, diverse professional jobs in a wide range of work settings and positions, from innovative tech startups and global healthcare organizations to nonprofits, libraries, Fortune 100 companies and some of the leading tech companies in the world. Positions range from entry level to senior level and management positions.

UMSI graduates are highly sought by employers, as they bring some of the most in-demand job skills to their workplaces. According to LinkedIn, employers’ most desirable job skills in today's job market include artificial intelligence, UX design, data science, business analysis, natural language processing, scientific computing, digital marketing and mobile app development. 

UMSI students are recruited by employers across industries from nonprofits and public and academic libraries to government agencies, consulting, tech,  finance and more. Some of the most high profile companies in the world, such as Google, IBM, Amazon, Deloitte, Microsoft, Ford, Accenture, JP Morgan, Salesforce, Airbnb and Kaiser Permanente, actively recruit UMSI students for internships and jobs. 

Career outcomes

The majority of recent UMSI graduates accepted positions in technology, consulting, healthcare and libraries.

UMSI doctoral graduates succeed in both industry and academic careers, with three out of our four PhD graduates working in their field of choice.

Detailed employment results for our BSI, MSI and MHI programs are in the reports available here:

BSI employment report $78k average salary

Bachelor of Science in Information

94% working in their field of choice

View the 2021 BSI Employment Report




MSI employment report $87k average salary

Master of Science in Information

90% working in their field of choice 

View the 2021 MSI Employment Report




MHI employment report $81k average salary

Master of Health Informatics

97% working in their field of choice 

View the 2021 MHI Employment Report