Library and Information Science, MLIS (Online)

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The program course outline and graduation requirements for this catalog year are listed below.  The department website provides an overview of the program, including admission requirements, faculty biographies, learning outcomes, and careers: https://www.southernct.edu/academics/information-library-science/programs 

PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS -  36 Credits


Required Core Courses (18 Credits)
ILS 502 - Fundamentals of Library and Information Science - 3 credits
ILS 505 - Information Resources Organization and Management - 3 credits
ILS 507 - Information Science and technology - 3 credits
ILS 508 - User Services - 3 credits
ILS 509 - Management of Library and Information Agencies - 3 credits
ILS 582 - Library Science Internship - 3 credits

Concentration (15 Credits)
Students choose electives according to their specific areas of interes and in consultation with an advisor. 

Capstone Experience (3 Credits)
Select one track:

Special Project Track:
ILS 660 - Special Project in Library and Information Science - 3 credits

Thesis Track:
ILS 699 – Thesis – 3 credits

Comprehensive Exam Track:
1 additional ILS graduate-level elective - 3 credits
Comprehensive Exam