Master of Science in Information Science
University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Program Details

The Master of Science in Information Science balances theory and industry best practices using state-of-the-art tools and technology. Students gain advanced knowledge, skills, and technologies for working with large amounts of complex data.

In addition to four required courses, students in this online master’s in data science program have the ability to choose five graduate level courses relevant to their educational goals and career objectives. Students can choose to complete a final project or thesis related to their workplace environment.

Core courses cover topics including:

  • Database systems
  • Data science and technologies
  • Information visualization
  • Data protection and privacy

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Arkansas at Little Rock is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

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