Studying OM&IS prepares you to effectively address supply chain issues, implement data analytics and manage information technology. Our graduates work at a wide variety of organizations, including:
There are many steps you can take before graduation to line up your ideal career, and we'll help you along the way.
To learn more about possible positions and employers, speak with your professors and those working in the field. Other ways to expand your professional network include:
Internships are one of the most effective ways to prepare for a career. They give you hands-on experience, enhance your resume and help you make connections in the field. It's also possible to get academic credit for an internship.
Companies recruiting NIU students for jobs and internships post openings on Huskies Get Hired. Register on the site and check it regularly for new leads.
You can also complete a micro-internship. These paid short-term projects take place over one to four weeks and require varying hours.