School of Information Sciences - Information Science & Technology Program


Practicum experiences provide students with opportunities to gain practical experience, to acclimate to the corporate or industry worlds, and to build connections for future career searches.  MSIS students can take IS 2980: Practicum, which can be taken after 18 credits of coursework have been completed.

Login to the SIS Intranet using your Pitt computing account in order to enroll in IS 2980: Practicum.

Because this University is in a major urban center, there are practicum opportunities with major corporations available to our students. Previously, students have found satisfying practicum opportunities with corporations such as


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The iSchool hosts a number of opportunities for you to explore the IST program. Attend Information Sessions at the iSchool or online, whichever suits your schedule. More >

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Global Mission

The iSchool is dedicated to the building of a global society and an informed citizenry based upon access to reliable and useful information.