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Library and Information Studies

University of Rhode Island

24 months
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29774 USD/year
29774 USD/year
16322 USD/year
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This 36-credit customizable Library and Information Studies degree at the University of Rhode Island prepares you for professional service and leadership in libraries and other organizations, including information positions in business and government.

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Overview

Learning outcomes

As the pace and complexity of the information age grows, librarians and information specialists are in ever increasing demand. 

The  Library and Information Studies degree at the University of Rhode Island graduates work in public, school, and special library settings in communities throughout the United States and abroad in major cities, multinational corporations, and government and nonprofit organizations.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Lead, Manage & Connect Library and Information Services 
  • Searching for Answers: Meeting Users' Information Needs 
  • Organization of Information 
  • Introduction to Information Science and Technology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months
  • Part-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution of higher education in the United States or a foreign institution of acceptable standing
  • Adequate undergraduate preparation in the proposed major field or equivalent evidence of an appropriate background for undertaking an advanced degree program
  • A cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better in the undergraduate career that can be confirmed with official transcripts from the institution (some programs may require a higher or lower GPA).

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29774 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29774 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29774 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29774 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    16322 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16322 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kingston

1000 - 1500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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