Information Science, M.Sc. | University of New Haven | New Haven, United States
18 months
Duration
1055 USD/credit 25320 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 25320 USD/year
1055 USD/credit 25320 USD/year
Unknown
Unknown
Apply date
Unknown
Start date

About

Our M.S. in Information Science offers interdisciplinary skills by combining computer science, business analytics, and UX design courses. This degree will broaden your career possibilities and provide you with in-demand skills for a variety of career opportunities.

Overview

Be the one who understands every facet of the field of information

Computer scientists and information technologists build the programs that gather information and ensure that networks, systems, and databases run smoothly. Business analytics professionals are experts in interpreting information, using it to make decisions. Designers create a user experience that presents information in a pleasing way and holds peoples’ interest.

Every one of these specialists has a crucial role to play. But what if you were the one who combined knowledge of all of those disciplines and understood how they work together? With our M.S. in Information Science, you will be that professional, an expert on all the facets of information and their interdisciplinary dependence on each other. When most organizations tend to segregate the art, science, and business of information within their operations, your broad-based skills and big-picture perspective will be an invaluable asset to them.

Here is your interdisciplinary tool kit

The 36-credit program in M.S. in Information Science pulls together a set of technical tools, user-centered design, information leadership, and critical-thinking and analytics skills that will empower you to evaluate — and make decisions from — the tidal wave of information flooding every single organization today.

Our broad and intensive core curriculum spans disciplines from three colleges — Arts & Sciences, the Pompea College of Business, and the Tagliatela College of Engineering.

From Arts & Sciences, you will learn about UX — User Experience — and the Human Experience, applying human-centered design and the development process to take an idea from concept to production.

From courses that live in the College of Business, you will understand how to interpret data, using it to identifying patterns and predict outcomes that inform decision-making.

Through courses in the College of Engineering, you will acquire skills in designing, managing, and deploying networked systems, emphasizing cloud computing, big data collection, and information security.

The skill set you possess at graduation will include the ability to:

  • develop a plan for creating business and social value with UX-driven opportunities,
  • employ data visualization techniques to make decisions,
  • convert a problem’s specifications into the program language that will address it,
  • apply an ethical decision-making process to ambiguous situations, and
  • create a solution that uses leadership techniques to craft an organization’s response to a real-world problem.
Focus on the area you like most

The program’s core curriculum will give you a solid foundation in all three disciplines that define the field, but chances are, you will gravitate to one discipline over the other two. We, therefore, offer an opportunity to focus on:

  • UX and the Human Experience,
  • Business Analytics, or
  • Information Technology
Practical learning opportunities that put experience on your résumé before you graduate

Our internships and co-op work programs give you valuable, on-site experience that often leads to job offers, as employers observe your skills and assess how you handle challenges. It’s work experience and a job interview in one.

On campus, you will have the chance to work closely with faculty on research projects, flexing your creative muscle, your critical thinking and analytical skills, and your growing knowledge of IT.

There’s hardly an organization that won’t need you

For-profits and non-profits, retail operations and procurement, government agencies, and every company along the supply chain — if they’re data-driven and dependent on the processing of information, they need an expert in information science. The major sectors that are looking for you? Think e-commerce, finance, healthcare, higher education, the government, and professional sports, for starters.

Here are just a few of the many possible job titles available to you:

  • Data Scientist
  • Data Engineer
  • Data Mining Specialist
  • Digital Artist
  • Web Programmer
  • Information Architect
  • Intelligence Analyst
  • Metadata Specialist
  • Public Information Officer
  • UX Product Designer

 

Programme Structure

Course include:

  • Programming/C
  • Digital Story Telling with Tableau
  • Leadership and Entrepreneurism
  • Database Systems
  • Script Programming/Python

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

We partnered with Aon to provide you with the best affordable student insurance, for a carefree experience away from home.

Get your student insurance now

Starting from €0.53/day, free cancellation any time.

Remember, countries and universities may have specific insurance requirements. To learn more about how student insurance work at University of New Haven and/or in United States, please visit Student Insurance Portal.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online application
  • $50 non-refundable application fee
  • Transcripts (in English) from all colleges or universities attended. Transcripts must be submitted in sealed envelopes and mailed directly to the admissions office. If official documents are unavailable, unofficial documents can be uploaded through the online application system for initial review only. However, all official documents must be received before the start of classes for the admitted semester.
  • Two Letters of Recommendation
  • A Statement of Purpose
  • A resume or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

To always see correct tuition fees
  • International

    25320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • National

    25320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 18 months.
  • In-State

    25320 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1055 USD per credit during 18 months.

Living costs for New Haven

1380 - 2110 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

Full-time international master’s students are selected for a Dean's Scholarship after a careful review of a new candidate's application material on the basis of academic merit. The program provides up to 50% tuition assistance during their enrollment at the University of New Haven. There is no additional application required. 

In order for us to give you accurate scholarship information, we ask that you please confirm a few details and create an account with us.

Loading

Scholarships Information

Below you will find Master's scholarship opportunities for Information Science.

Available Scholarships

You are eligible to apply for these scholarships but a selection process will still be applied by the provider.

Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
Belgian American Educational Foundation (BAEF)
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
The Next Genius Foundation Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Next Genius Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
300000 HKD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Sir Edward Youde Memorial Fellowships For Overseas Studies
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
300000 MXN
Deadline
08 May 2025
South-East Regional CONACYT Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
85000 AUD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
76800 MXN
Deadline
Not specified
Becas CONACYT-FUNED
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
67000 AUD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
St. John’s College, Annapolis, Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
50000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Beca De Excelencia Rafael Del Pino
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Study Abroad Master/Doctoral Program Of Lotte Foundation
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Study Abroad Graduate Scholarships Of Jeollanam
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Becas Fulbright - Ampliación De Estudios
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Study Abroad Graduate Scholarships Of Chungcheongnam
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

American Australian Association (AAA)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
35000 USD
Deadline
31 Jan 2025
Fulbright Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
33600 USD
Deadline
01 Oct 2024
German Academic Exchange Service - Scholarships For Graduate Studies
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
30000 CZK
Deadline
Not specified
Olomouc Region Study Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
30000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Baltic American Freedom Foundation Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
30000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
International Education Center's Study Abroad Programs
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
28000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Fulbright Program
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
24000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Becas Fulbright - Realización De Master
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
20000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
NORAM Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
20000 USD
Deadline
03 Mar 2025
Thanks To Scandinavia Grants To Danish Students
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
16800 USD
Deadline
01 Oct 2024
German Academic Exchange Service -Scholarships For Exchange Programs
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
11000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Dositeja Fund For Young Talents Of Serbia
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
10000 CZK
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Nadace Sophia
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Latin American Caribbean Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
6000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Tatra Banka Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Korean American Scholarship Foundation
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Anytime
Belizean Student Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
National Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Sejong Scholarship Foundation Of America
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
400 USD
Deadline
01 Mar 2025
Robitschek Scholarship, University Of Nebraska-Lincoln
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
28 Feb 2025
Opportunity Funds Program - Belarus
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Fondos En Administración - ICETEX
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Fulbright Program
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Stipendium Peregrinum
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
The Bepina Sabalic Kunin Endowed Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Becas La Caixa
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Jan 2025
Bakala Foundation Scholarship Program
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
01 Feb 2025
Fulbright Award For Postgraduate Study
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Azerbaijan Youth Foundation Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Mar 2025
Professional Fellows Program (PFP)
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Other Scholarships For Graduate Students
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
30 Apr 2025
Florida-Eastern Europe Linkage Institute (EELI)
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 Jul 2024
Onsi Sawiris Scholarship Program - Graduate Degree
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Onsi Sawiris Scholarship
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
FULBRIGHT
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
50000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Fulbright Master's And PhD Grants - Türkiye
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
30000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
International Student Award
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
15000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Amberscholar Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Amber Student
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
Anytime
Chancellor's Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
7000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Out-Of-State Tuition Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Temple University
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
01 Feb 2025
International Leadership Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Fulbright Foreign Language Teaching Assistant Program
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Cross-Cultural Scholarship (In-State Tuition)
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12500 USD
Deadline
15 Dec 2024
International Peace Scholarship Fund
Need-based

Read more about eligibility

The International Peace Scholarship Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
10000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
OAS Academic Scholarship Program
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
01 Oct 2024
Future Innovator Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

StudySoup
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
16 Dec 2024
Dreams Without Borders Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

The Law Firm of Ruiz Dougherty
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Beca Mexico
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
40% Merit-Based Scholarship For Master's Students
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
30000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Global Engineers Scholarship For Latin America
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
7000 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Amber Scholarship For September Intake
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Amber Student
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
22 Apr 2025
IELTS USA Andrea Scott International Graduate Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

IELTS from 6 to 9
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
22 Sep 2024
Graduate Study in the USA Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

educations.com
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
15 Apr 2025
HBCU Scholarships
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

United Methodist Church
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
4000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Jean Louis Le Gall Memorial Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Society of Women Engineers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1250 USD
Deadline
15 Oct 2024
Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

SHAPE America
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
27 Nov 2024
Vasquez Law Firm DACA Dreamer scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Vasquez Law Firm
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
15 Oct 2024
Barbara A. Cooley Master’s Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

SHAPE America
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Anytime
The Higher Foundation Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

The Higher Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
STEM Supplemental Award
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
Anytime
The Higher Foundation Grant
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

The Higher Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
The Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
General Named Endowed Scholarships
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

United Methodist Church
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
31 May 2025
Harvard University MBA Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Boustany Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Master's Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000000 INR
Deadline
Anytime
Education Future International Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Education Future
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
38000 GBP
Deadline
24 Sep 2024
Marshall Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

The Association of Commonwealth Universities
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
15000 USD
Deadline
18 Aug 2024
Jennifer Dunn Thomson Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Washington Policy Center
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Betty Lou Bailey SWE Region F Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Society of Women Engineers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
ServiceScape Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

ServiceScape
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Eric Dalius MuzicSwipe Giving
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Eric Dalius Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
17 Oct 2024
College JumpStart Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

College JumpStart Scholarship
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
The Smooth Movers Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

The Smooth Movers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
01 Aug 2024
The Speakeasy Scholarship Program
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Speakeasy
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
Not specified
Programa Internacional De Becas Iberdrola Para Estudios De Máster
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Education USA
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
12500 USD
Deadline
15 Dec 2024
P.E.O. International Peace Scholarship (IPS)
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

The International Peace Scholarship Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Oct 2024
Med School Insiders Balance & Wellness Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Med School Insiders
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Carol Stephens SWE Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Society of Women Engineers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1250 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Bertha Lamme Memorial Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Society of Women Engineers
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Justin Magnuson Justice Reform Foundation Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Justin Magnuson Justice Reform Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
25 Aug 2024
Cassandra Toroian Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Cassandra Toroian
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
10 Oct 2024
CouponBirds "Help to Save" Scholarship
Need-based

Read more about eligibility

CouponBirds
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
01 Aug 2024
Share Your Talent Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Green Light Booking
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2024
Brooklyn Injury Attorneys P.C. Essay Competition $500 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Brooklyn Injury Attorneys P.C.
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Arctic Physical Therapy Scholarship
Merit-based

Read more about eligibility

Arctic Chiropractic Fairbanks
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 GBP
Deadline
31 Aug 2024
Rapid Formations Entrepreneur Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

Read more about eligibility

Rapid Formations
Location not available

Other interesting programmes for you

Our partners

Information Science
University of New Haven
Information Science
-
University of New Haven

Wishlist

Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!