Simmons College

School of Library and Information Science

Library and Information Science, MS


300 Fenway

Boston, MA 02115

United States



Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Library and Information Science, MS

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The master of science is offered on a full- or part-time basis at our Boston campus, and on a part-time basis at our Mount Holyoke campus. SLIS academic and professional preparation teaches students to analyze the information needs of their users, utilize a variety of tools and technologies to locate and evaluate that information, and organize, manage, and preserve information so that it becomes an accessible and permanent source of knowledge. Bachelor of Science/Master of Science (B.S./M.S.) The school offers a dual-degree for students pursuing an undergraduate degree in the sciences and a master's degree in library and information science.


The program is accredited by the Committee on Accreditation of the American Library Association.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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