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Library and Information Science

St. Catherine University

Master
24 months
Duration
960 USD/credit
960 USD/credit
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About

With the Master's in Library and Information Science at St. Catherine University in St. Paul, students make real-world career connections, advocate for change, and advance access to information for all.

Overview

The Master's in Library and Information Science at St. Catherine University in our St. Paul campus educates students for careers and leadership roles in the library and information professions.

The School Library Media Specialist (SLMS) license prepares students to manage and deliver school library media programs in K–12 settings, working directly with children and young adults to teach them the skills necessary to become effective users of ideas and information.

A post-master’s Certificate of Special Study is available for professionals who have an library master's degree and wish to update or add to their current skills and knowledge.

With St. Kate's MLIS degree, you can pursue a wide variety of business, nonprofit, government and other employment opportunities, including:

  • Public or academic libraries
  • Library media specialist
  • Archives and special collections
  • Literacy coordinator
  • Law librarian
  • Information architect
  • Online documentation management
  • Reference and information services
  • Technical services
  • Business information specialist

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Library and Information Science 
  • Organization of Knowledge 
  • Information Access Services 
  • Research Methods for Library Information Science 
  • Management of Libraries and Information Centers 
  • ePortfoIio 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
80
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement
    • Resume
    • Recommendations
    • Transcripts
    • GRE/GMAT Scores
    • TOEFL/IELTS Scores
    • Credential Evaluation
    • Interview

Tuition Fee

  • International

    960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 960 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    960 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 960 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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