Library and Information Science, Master | Part time online | St. Catherine University | United States
Master Online

Library and Information Science

36 months
1042 USD/credit 12504 USD/year
1042 USD/credit 12504 USD/year
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Bridge the gap between people, information, and technology with an online master degree in Library and Information Science offered by the St. Catherine University. 


The curriculum for the Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) degree at St. Catherine University integrates the principles, practices, and ethics of library and information science with an in-depth understanding of the people who use information systems in their work and communities. 


Through our librarianship pathways, you can learn how to apply your skills to different roles as a librarian and information professional. In this online program, you will:

  • Navigate the social issues and technological risks that come with digital data management
  • Understand the ethics behind intellectual freedom, privacy, intellectual property, and equitable access for all
  • Help patrons and colleagues overcome obstacles to accessing information, such as information overload and disinformation


The MLIS program at St. Catherine University  is accredited by the American Library Association. We are the only accredited MLIS program in Minnesota.

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Organization of Knowledge
  • Information Access Services
  • Research Methods for Library Information Science
  • The History of Print, Early Books and Manuscripts 
  • Preservation Management 
  • Leadership in Theory and Practice 

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines


36 SCH



Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed bachelor's or graduate degree from an institution that is accredited by one of the regional accrediting organizations (e.g. Higher Learning Commission).
  • Applicants with a cumulative undergraduate GPA below 3.0 must submit official scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or Miller Analogies Test (MAT). While the MAT is preferred, either exam may be completed to satisfy the application requirements. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    12504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1042 USD per credit during 36 months.
  • National

    12504 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1042 USD per credit during 36 months.


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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