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Library and Information Science

Drexel University

Master Online
12 months
Duration
1342 USD/credit
1342 USD/credit
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About

The Library and Information Science program of Drexel University is an industry leader in digital information management and ranked among the nation’s top library science programs.

Overview

The College of Computing and Informatics boasts top national recognition in Health Librarianship (#3,) Information Systems (#4,) Digital Librarianship (#7,) Services for Children and Youth (#7,) and School Library Media (#7.)

Features

  • An innovative curriculum with a strong technological background and a focus on teaching career skills in all the aspects of information management
  • Taught by the distinguished faculty of Drexel University's College of Computing and Informatics
  • The highly interactive curriculum of the Library and Information Science program of Drexel University is designed to challenge and engage students while remaining convenient for the working professional

What jobs can I get?

  • Librarian
  • Library Technician
  • Library Assistant
  • Archivist
  • Database Administrator
  • Information Systems Manager

Accreditation

  • Fully accredited by the American Library Association (ALA)

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Information Professionals and Information Ethics 
  • Information Innovation through Design Thinking 
  • Design Problem Solving
  • Users, Services, & Resources 
  • Leading and Managing Information Organizations
  • Data and Digital Stewardship
  • Digital Library Technologies

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
100
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A four-year bachelor's degree in any major from a regionally accredited institution in the United States or an equivalent international institution
  • GPA:
  • Standard Admission: 3.0 GPA in a prior completed degree, BA/BS and above
  • Provisional Admission: May be available for professionals working in related domains, subject to departmental review.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1342 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1342 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1342 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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