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Open your eyes to the endless possibilities available to you with an Information Systems Management (ISM) degree.  

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Why are we here?


... to pursue new, exciting career opportunities
... to chart a new course
... to transform the way we do business

ISM Tracks

Inbound Information Technology Specialist

Inbound Information Technology

Inbound focuses on earning the permission of the visitor to communicate with them.  The tools required to communicate encompass social media, blogs, and subscription-based email.  Use of these tools requires a holistic approach to incorporate effective keyword targeting, use of landing pages, search engine optimization techniques, as well as responsive and personalized websites.

Inbound demands content that is educational, engaging, and personalized. Inbound demands the use of analytics and insightful analysis. Correctly done, inbound is engaging, educational, and encompasses thought leadership.

Enterprise Analyst

Enterprise AnalystThe Enterprise Analyst track focuses on developing analyst skills and capabilities.

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ISM Career Opportunities

Search Engine Optimization Specialist

[fa icon='desktop'] SEO Specialist 

"Search engine optimization (SEO) specialists help develop and/or implement an SEO strategy for their organization. They ensure their company appears early in the search results for relevant keywords within a wide variety of search engines. This may happen, for example, through the use of important keywords throughout their company's website, including paragraphs that the viewer reads and the "meta tags" within the website's "head tags". Cross-linking between a website's pages is another SEO strategy."

[fa icon='comments'] Software Developer

"Software developers develop applications that allow users to perform specific tasks on computers or other devices. They may also develop or customize existing systems that run devices or control networks. They must be familiar with various computer languages, such as C++, Python, Java, PHP, XML, HTML/JavaScript/CSS, and Unix Shell Scripting. They must also be familiar with various operating systems and must know various databases that are widely used."

Software Developers
Information Security Analyst

[fa icon='mobile'] Information Security Analyst

"Information security analysts are responsible for providing security solutions for their companies. Their main duties include doing research, collecting data, developing secure strategies and maximizing productivity. They also are in charge of implementing security principles while following strict privacy policies. Information security analysts have advanced skills when it comes to finding security threats and other vulnerabilities. They conduct assessments of enterprise environments and frequently monitor logs and computer traffic."

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Meet Our Students

ISM Students


Kelly McGurk


Inbound 2016


Students have the opportunity to network and study in Boston.

Student Organization


The Association for Information Systems Student Chapter is the premier business organization for all Wayne State University Ilitch School of Business Students. We welcome all WSU students, undeclared major students, and those who have some interest in Information Systems.