Careers and Internships

Experiential and Service Learning 

All majors are required to do an internship. The Rockford University Mathematics, Computer Science, and Physics Department has relationships with OSF St. Anthony Medical Center and Woodward Governor.


Career Opportunities 

Graduates of our MIS and Web Development programs are prepared for careers in small business, non-profits organizations, industry and government agencies, to name a few. Our program will enable students to move quickly beyond entry-level positions to the more satisfying challenges of information, systems management, web development and problem solving. Employment of information security analysts, web developers, and computer network architects is projected to grow 22% from 2010 to 2020.* Employment for computer and information systems managers is projected to grow 18% from 2010 to 2020; growth will be driven by organizations upgrading their IT systems and switching to newer, faster, and more mobile networks*.