Computer Information Systems (CIS) is the study of tools and techniques used to effectively and efficiently transform raw data into useful information. Career paths chosen by students pursuing undergraduate studies in CIS commonly include office administration, general business, web design, software installation and maintenance, software quality control, database management, electronic bookkeeping, network administration and customer support. Students can further their education to pursue a baccalaureate degree in order to obtain careers in programming, system analysis, database design, network design and administration, and security management.