St. John's University

Master of Science in Library and Information Science: Academic Librarianship

Address:

8000 Utopia Parkway

Queens Village, NY 11439

United States

Phone:

(718) 990-2440

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Master of Science in Library and Information Science: Academic Librarianship

Format: Online

Program Description:

The online Master of Science in Library and Information Science (M.S.L.I.S.) gives you the knowledge to analyze, evaluate and organize information effectively to enhance information delivery and become an information specialist in the industry and area of your choice. In this program accredited by the American Library Association (ALA), you will learn how to analyze, evaluate and organize information to enhance information delivery in your chosen specialty.

Develop a specialty through your choice of concentration in:

  • Academic Librarianship
  • Archival Studies
  • Legal Information Professional
  • Management
  • Public Librarianship
  • Special Librarianship
  • Youth Services

St. John’s M.S. L.I.S. offers an E-portfolio and mentoring program to help students strengthen their ability to secure an advanced position in library sciences. Students can choose from six unique concentrations of study, benefit from a strong alumni network, and are also eligible for the performance-based O’Connell Scholarship.

Accreditation:

The M.L.I.S. program is accredited by the American Library Association, making St. John’s one of only seven schools on the East Coast that offers an ALA-accredited 100% online program.

Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University II

Loans Offered: Applicants are strongly encouraged to complete the FAFSA forms. (Code: 02823)

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 1,000-2,999

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