Best Places to Work in IT 2012 Employer Profile

No. 90

University of Miami

Coral Gables, Fla. [South Atlantic]
http://www.miami.edu
http://um.hodesiq.com/job_start.asp

Why you want to work there

Top 10 ranking: No. 9 for diversity
IT workers at this university in Coral Gables, Fla., regularly extend their humanitarian reach beyond the school's campus. Over the past few years, IT employees have helped the people of earthquake-ravaged Haiti, and have supported the university's marine scientists in providing research to guide cleanup efforts after the 2010 Gulf oil spill. To accommodate the university's working mothers with small children, lactation rooms were set up across the campus last year.

Rank by company size:
Large, No. 51

Employee Statistics

Total U.S.-based employees: 11,796

Total U.S.-based IT employees: 350

IT employee turnover in 2011: 7%

IT promotions in 2011: 20%

Training

Training days offered per IT employee in 2011: 10

Training budget per IT employee in 2011: $3,586

Women in IT

Total percentage of women within IT: 34%

Percentage of IT managers who are women: 35%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are women: 33%

Minorities in IT

Total percentage of minorities within IT: 75%

Percentage of IT managers who are minorities: 58%

Percentage of IT staffers (non-managers) who are minorities: 81%