Library and Information Science - M.L.I.S.
Dual Degree with the Master of Business Administration is for managers of large libraries and information centers. Individuals in these positions need knowledge pertaining to planning, organizing, staffing, directing and controlling. Advanced education to obtain knowledge and learn skills related to these management functions enables students to take advantage of career opportunities both in library settings and other information settings, in the profit and non-profit sectors.
Official transcript(s), three letters of recommendation, GRE if GPA is below 3.0, TOEFL for international students, goal statement and biographical sketch.
The Master of Library and Information Science degree requires a minimum of 36 hours. All M.L.I.S. students must take these five core courses: Required Courses
THESIS: Students must choose between a 3-hour culminating experience (LIS 60670) or a 6-hour master’s thesis to meet degree requirements.
PROGRAM FEE: None
ACCREDITATION: American Library Association