Library and Information Science and Law, M.Sc. | Catholic University of America | Washington, D. C., United States
12 months
Duration
55820 USD/year
55820 USD/year
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About

The Department of Library and Information Science and the Columbus School of Law offer a joint-degree program in Library and Information Science and Law from Catholic University of America to provide academic preparation for law librarianship. Many law library positions require both a law degree and a library and information science degree.

Overview

The total number of library and information science semester hours of graduate credit required is reduced to 27, and a student in the Library and Information Science and Law program from Catholic University of America may apply up to 12 library science credits toward the J.D. degree.

Advance Your Training, Advance Your Career With An Library and Information Science and Law

  • Hands-on, practical experience with internships and fieldwork
  • Connections with federal institutions, museums, and special information centers
  • Only LIS master’s degree in Washington DC
  • ALA and NCATE accredited program
  • Additional continuing education certificates available

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Digital Content Creation and Management
  • Actionable Intelligence
  • User Interface Design and Evaluation
  • Human Information Behavior
  • Information Architecture and Web Design
  • Database Design and Management

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

27 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Every International applicant needs to return a completed application.
  • Submit a $60 nonrefundable application fee. Payment must be in the form of a check or money order payable in U.S. currency to The Catholic University of America.
  • Demonstrate English language proficiency
  • Submit confirmation of financial support
  • Submit secondary school report with translated transcripts
  • Receive your admission packet with visa information
  • Secondary School Report
  • Official/Attested Copy of Transcripts

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    55820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27910 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    55820 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27910 USD per semester during 12 months.

Living costs for Washington, D. C.

1705 - 2975 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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Funding

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