IS Graduate Degrees

The Department of Information Science offers the following graduate degrees:

Master of Science — major in Information Science, MS-IS

Designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to function as information professionals in a variety of information agencies, including internet service providers, web search portals, information processing services, or electronic publishing.

Master of Science — major in Library Science, MS-LS  

Designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed to function as information professionals in a variety of libraries, including public libraries, academic libraries, special libraries maintained by government agencies, corporations, law firms, medical centers, or museums.

Master of Science with School Library Certification

Students who are interested in earning a Master's degree while pursuing School Library Certification may also pursue the Master's of Science in Library Science or Information Science degree program.

Master of Science in Data Science

Designed to meet the rising demand for highly skilled data science and data analytics professionals. It prepares students for careers in data science and analytics with a broad knowledge of the required tools, techniques, and methods.