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Master of Science in Library & Information Science / Legal Information Professional
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:
Legal Information Professional
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 seven unique concentrations of study, benefit from a strong alumni network, and are also eligible for the performance-based O’Connell Scholarship.
Official transcripts from each institution attended
Two letters of recommendation from professors, instructors, or persons with whom you have worked in a professional capacity
Interview with the program director may be required
Students having a GPA below 3.0 may receive a conditional acceptance, depending on work experience
Official TOEFL or IELTS scores required for applicants whose native language is not English
Accreditation & Licensing
Middle States Commission on Higher Education
American Library Association (ALA) Committee on Accreditation
This program is not authorized for residents of: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Kansas, Minnesota, Oregon, and Wisconsin.
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