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33600 USD/year
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The Library and Information Science - Accelerated Master's Program at University of Arizona is designed for exceptional undergraduate students to complete a BA in Information Science and eSociety and a MA in Library and Information Science in as little as 5 years! 

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Overview

This Library and Information Science - Accelerated Master's Program at University of Arizona is for undergraduate majors in Information Science and eSociety, desiring to continue as a graduate student to complete a MA in Library and Information Science.  

Eager students wanting to graduate as soon as possible with both an undergraduate and graduate degree, that have an excellent academic record and can balance an intense program of study, are encouraged to apply.

Career

Graduates with a MA in Library and Information Science can look forward to starting a career as a librarian or an information specialist.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations of Library and Information Services 
  • Research Methods for Library and Information Professionals
  • Organization of Information 
  • Information Environments from Non-Dominant Perspectives 
  • Documenting Diverse Cultures and Communities 
  • Social Justice in Information Services

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3.3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Completion of a minimum of 75 undergraduate credit hours will be required at the time of application; a minimum of 90 undergraduate credit hours will be required at the time of entry into the AMP. 
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3 on a minimum of 12 units of undergraduate UA.
  • Completion of at least 12 earned undergraduate credits in their major at the University of Arizona’s main campus. 
  • Completion or near completion of general education requirements.
  • Submission of a graduate application and payment of a graduate application fee.
  • Demonstration of the maturity necessary for success in an accelerated, highly competitive program.
  • Expectation to complete the undergraduate degree within four years. The undergraduate degree requirements must be completed before the student is eligible to have the Master’s degree awarded. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    33600 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33600 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13400 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13400 USD per year during 12 months.

Online tuition $12,600 per year

Living costs for Tucson

830 - 1140 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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