Information Management, Master | University of Maryland | College Park, United States
12 months
Duration
1706 USD/credit 61416 USD/year
1706 USD/credit 61416 USD/year
768 USD/credit 27648 USD/year
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About

The Master of Information Management (MIM)  program at University of Maryland, Maryland’s iSchool prepares graduates to be industry leaders in information science and technology, maximizing the value of information management solutions and empowering organizations through the optimized decision-making process. 

Overview

Drawing from management, computer science, information systems, and information science, the Master of Information Management (MIM) program at University of Maryland provides students with the skills and knowledge necessary to successfully meet users’ information needs, lead efforts to develop organizations' information management capabilities, develop and deploy emerging technologies, and manage high-value information resources.

The specific goals of the MIM program are to:

  • Prepare professionals for leadership positions that bridge the gap between technology-oriented staff, functional personnel, and management;
  • Address the growing need for skilled information professionals who can strategically manage information and technology assets to fulfill critical information needs in organizations;
  • Provide leadership in the information management field through the study of ethical, political, social, and technical issues related to information management in modern society;
  • Assist organizations in the formation of information policies, development and application of information systems and services, and the use of information management technologies and methods.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Environments
  • Information Technology and Organizational Context
  • Users and Use Context
  • Management of Information Programs and Services
  • Project Requirements Gathering
  • Project Planning
  • Project Execution
  • Project Conclusion

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Transcript(s)
  • TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
  • Letters of Recommendation (3)
  • GRE scores are required for all applicants, except domestic applicants with an undergraduate GPA of 3.25 or higher. Any requests to waive the GRE requirement will be evaluated on a case-by-case basis by the program committee. GMAT scores may also be submitted instead of GRE scores (please notify the department if you will be sending GMAT scores). Please send any requests to mimprogrammanager@umd.edu.
  • CV/Resume
  • Supplementary Application: Please note: Though the responses to these questions may have some overlap with the Graduate School’s statement of purpose – applicants may cut and paste, as relevant, from the Graduate School’s statement submission. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    61416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    61416 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    27648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for College Park

1676 - 2838 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

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Financing partner MPOWER Financing Student Loans between $2,001 - $100,000
Financing partner Prodigy Finance Loans for tuition and living costs from $15,000

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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