Amanda Ware

Career Development Specialist

Amanda Ware

Amanda Ware is the Finance and Management Information Systems Career Development Specialist at the Rockwell Career Center in the Bauer College of Business. Amanda has worked in higher education since 2007 in multiple roles including Career Counselor, Academic Advisor, and Administrative Assistant. Amanda received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from Texas A&M University and a Master of Arts in Counseling from St. Edwards University.

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Can I go into Software Development with a MIS degree?

While people usually think of software development as a field for those who majored in computer science or computer engineering, it is possible to land a developer position with a management information systems (MIS) degree. Typically, companies look for candidates …

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Management Information Systems Major Career Overview

Want to learn more about careers in Management Information Systems? Schedule an appointment with Amanda Ware on Bauer Career Gateway.

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Finance Major Career Overview

Want more information on careers in Finance? Schedule an appointment with Amanda Ware on Bauer Gateway.

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Finance Interviews

Most interviews for finance positions will incorporate the common interview questions, but some will throw in some finance specific questions as well. While you need to prepare for behavioral questions, you will also want to practice finance specific questions to …

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Technical Case Study Interview

Many companies are now adding a case study component to their interview process so they can get an idea of how you think and work. These are commonly found in consulting interviews, but other industries can have case interviews as …

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Careers in Retail Banking

If you are interested in banking, but also wanting to help people just like yourself, a career in retail banking might be a good fit for you. Retail banks are commonly known for offering checking and savings accounts, but they …

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Search Engine Optimization Specialist – Mixing MIS and Marketing

Digital Marketing is a growing field that mixes marketing with technology. One great career for MIS majors interested in Digital Marketing is in Search Engine Optimization (SEO).

Search Engine Optimization Specialist/Analyst support companies by reviewing, analyzing, and improving their websites. …

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Property Management

Property Management is the overseeing of residential and commercial real estate. This includes apartment complexes, rental homes, condominiums, high-rises, and shopping centers. Property Managers manage these properties for their company or clients to generate income and ensure that the property …

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MIS Virtual Experience Programs with Forage

Forage is an online platform that offers Virtual Work Experience Programs free to students. These programs give students the opportunity to learn career skills from Fortune 500 companies. There is no application process and no experience required. Any student can …

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Finance Virtual Experience Programs with Forage

Forage is an online platform that offers Virtual Work Experience Programs free to students. These programs give students the opportunity to learn career skills from Fortune 500 companies. There is no application process and no experience required. Any student can …

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