Master of Library & Information Studies
The University of Alabama

Program Details

The University of Alabama offers an online Master of Library and Information Studies. This program focuses on leadership, organization, and management of information through the library science field. The curriculum offers an environment and rewarding experiences for students looking to enter the library science field.


  • Requires attendance of one three-day orientation at the Tuscaloosa campus in August
  • Bachelor's degree or higher
  • 3.0 GPA overall or for the last 60 semester hours in an undergraduate degree program
  • Minimum score of 300 on the GRE or 50th percentile on the MAT; or previous graduate degree completed within the last five years; or five years of demonstrated experience in the field

Special Accreditation

American Library Association Committee on Accreditation (ALA)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges