Library and Information Science, M.A. | Online (optional) | University of Missouri - Columbia | Columbia, United States
12 months
Duration
23140 USD/year
23140 USD/year
12809 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

The Library and Information Science program at University of Missouri - Columbia is accredited by the American Library Association (ALA). 

Overview

Upon successful completion of the 39-hour Library and Information Science program at University of Missouri - Columbia, students receive a Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS).

Key Features 

  • The School of Information Science & Learning Technologies is home to MU’s graduate programs in Library and Information Science and Educational Technology as well as an interdisciplinary doctoral program in Information Science & Learning Technologies. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Information Technology
  • Emerging Technologies in Libraries
  • Library and Information Science
  • Cataloging and Classification
  • Organization of Information
  • Collection and Access Management
  • Reference Sources and Services
  • Management of Information Agencies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

39 SCH

Delivered

On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Undergraduate GPA (Grade Point Average): Minimum 3.0 in last 60 hours of degree
  • GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale) for any course work beyond the undergraduate level.
  • TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language): Minimum 590 (paper-based) or 100 (Internet-based)
  • IELTS (International English Language Testing Service): Minimum 7.5

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23140 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    23140 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 23140 USD per year during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12809 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12809 USD per year during 12 months.

Living costs for Columbia

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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

Financing

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Funding

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