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Library Science and Information Services

University of Central Missouri

12 months
365 USD/credit 12045 USD/year
365 USD/credit 12045 USD/year
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The entirely online MS in Library Science and Information Services at the University of Central Missouri is designed to help you become a 21st century school librarian. 

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As a leader, teacher, and collaborator the school librarian develops, promotes, and implements a program that engages students as they become effective lifelong users and creators of ideas and information. 

We offer a master degree in Library Science and Information Services at the University of Central Missouri. Complete your degree from any location. Whether you live in Warrensburg, in Missouri or another state, or even another country, all of the program requirements can be completed from wherever you have an internet connection. Class assignments and project work are completed in the time frames that best suit your work and life schedule!

Student Learning Outcomes

With a Master of Science in Library Science and Information Services degree, you will use the knowledge and skills obtained in the program to:

  • Be an effective teacher who demonstrate knowledge of learners and learning and who can model and promote collaborative planning, instruction in multiple literacies, and inquiry-based learning, enabling members of the learning community to become effective users and creators of ideas and information
  • Promote reading for learning, personal growth, and enjoyment
  • Model and promote ethical, equitable access to and use of physical, digital, and virtual collections of resources
  • Advocate for dynamic school library programs and positive learning environments that focus on student learning and achievement by collaborating and connecting with teachers, administrators, librarians, and the community

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Librarianship 
  • Practicum I in School Libraries 
  • Library Media Administration 
  • Developing and Managing Collections 
  • Library Systems and Information Technology 
  • Organizing Information 

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  • Part-time
    • 12 months

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33 alternative credits



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General requirements

  • Acceptance into the program requires an undergraduate degree from an accredited institution and the following: 
  • a 2.75 or higher cumulative undergraduate GPA and a personal interview.

Tuition Fee

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    12045 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 365 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    12045 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 365 USD per credit during 12 months.


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