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Library and Information Science

University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign

M.Sc. Blended
12 months
Duration
24554 USD/year
24554 USD/year
14292 USD/year
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About

At the Library and Information Science program offered by the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign you will stand out in your field because we stand out in ours. Receive an exceptional professional education from an MS/LIS program that is consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report as the very best of its kind.

Overview

As an Library and Information Science iSchool student at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, you'll be immersed in a rich learning environment that provides a strong academic foundation as well as opportunities to explore your interests through extracurricular and networking activities, internships and other professional field experience, and interaction with expert faculty.

What can you do with an MS/LIS degree?

A versatile degree, our ALA-accredited* MS/LIS gives you the skills to manage, analyze, and preserve information in a variety of careers. Choose from a broad range of course electives or select a pathway, working one-on-one with our advisors to customize a program that supports your professional goals.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Data Science Discovery
  • Mapping Inequalities
  • Social Aspects Info Tech
  • Innovation Illinois: From Accessible Design to Supercomputing Cultures
  • Community Innovation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

40 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

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.
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GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.
Required

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.
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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).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Oline Application
  • A bachelor degree
  • Three letters of reference
  • A resumé
  • A personal statement

Tuition Fee

  • International

    24554 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24554 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    24554 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 24554 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.
  • In-State

    14292 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 14292 USD per year and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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