Master of Library and Information Science
Kent State University

Program Details

The online Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) program prepares students for positions of leadership in librarianship and the information profession.  The curriculum delves into the intrinsic topics necessary for a student’s success in the desired academic positions.  Students gain a solid understanding of topics such as tools for MLIS success, access to information, organization of information, information technology for library and information professionals, foundations of library and information science, and management for library and information professionals.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Kent State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent