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College of Engineering & Information Sciences

Enterprise Computing Careers Overview

The advances in large-scale computing are complex and rapid. From cloud computing to data warehousing to green IT, innovations in this field are shaping exciting careers for enterprise computing specialists with the high-demand skill set to keep critical operations functioning smoothly and efficiently. The skills you'll gain working on IBM Power Systems and IBM System z platforms at DeVry University can help open the door to rewarding opportunities in the field of enterprise computing.

Professional Responsibilities

When you earn your bachelor's degree in Computer Information Systems (CIS) from DeVry University with a specialization in Enterprise Computing, you'll be equipped to create, operate and manage large-scale computing systems for nearly any organization, business or government agency. Professional responsibilities of enterprise computing professionals, often called computer information systems managers and computer systems software engineers include:

  • Setting up and administering large-scale computer systems
  • Keeping critical, high volume operations functioning smoothly on IBM Power Systems and IBM System z platforms
  • Coding with Java, PHP and RPG



Enterprise computing careers are found in many industries, including:

  • Business
  • Education
  • Healthcare technology
  • Government
  • Retail

Career Options


DeVry graduates in Computer Information Systems with a specialization in Enterprise Computing will be prepared for careers in areas such as:

  • Computer programming
  • Coding
  • System administration
  • Computer systems analysis
  • Software engineering

The DeVry University Career Advantage


Whether you are looking to attend a traditional campus or an online university, DeVry University is the place where you can gain the skills, credentials, and respect you need to succeed in the world of enterprise computing. The proof is in the numbers. For the year ending with the October '09 graduates, 80% of U.S. DeVry Computer Information Systems graduates were employed in their field at an average salary of $45,801. (Of graduates who actively pursued and obtained employment and those who were already employed in education-related careers within 180 days of graduation.)