Missouri State University

Missouri State University

Library Science


Missouri State University

Springfield, MO 65897

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Library Science

Format: Campus

Program Description:

Missouri State University (MSU) and the University of Missouri (MU) have a cooperative arrangement in which students can earn this accredited master’s degree from MU while continuing to live and work in southwest Missouri. This high-quality professional education informs students of relevant, ethical and effective practice in a rapidly changing multicultural society. Students are engaged in a student-centered learning environment that focuses on both practice and theory-based principles that prepare them to be critical consumers of research and reflective practitioners. They will participate in scholarly and community-based research and build the professional networks needed to effectively provide library and information services in a rapidly changing technological and global society.


Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools; American Library Association

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 42 cr. hrs.

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): $342.20 Missouri residents; $541.40 non-Missouri USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Midsize City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999

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