VT-NH-ME Cohort Facts


  • Students will be required to attend a two-day institute on January 11-12, 2020 and a one-day institute on June 6, 2020 at the Manchester City Library, New Hampshire.
  • The remainder of the instruction will take place via the Web.
  • Students may transfer up to nine semester hours of coursework from other graduate programs toward the master's degree, if it meets the graduate school's criteria and upon approval of their program advisor. Please contact the department for details.
  • Students will apply to, be admitted, and be advised from the Department of Information Science at the University of North Texas.

Application Deadlines

Applications for the VT/NH/ME program are now being accepted.

Estimated Tuition and Fees

Cost of each three-credit semester-hour course - $1,620

Total cost of tuition and fees for the program - $19,440

*These are estimated costs only and are subject to change.*

An On-site and Online Learning Community

UNT/MCL MLS/MIS Program Cohort students will take classes together at the institutes held at the Manchester, NH City Library, or other locations, and online. Cohort students are encouraged to participate in the program's specialized social media communities.

Practicum/Computing Requirements

Students must present evidence of relevant field experience through prior experience or by taking a field experience course, in addition to the thirty-six semester hours required for the Master's. Students are expected to possess computing competencies that will enable them to learn in the distributed environment. It is the responsibility of the student to ensure that these competencies are possessed.

Procedures for Applying

Information regarding Admissions can be found on the Admissions Process page. Please note that the online application to the UNT Toulouse Graduate School and the Department of Information Science application (PDF download) must both be completed.