Doctor of Philosophy in Information Science & Learning Technologies
University of Missouri-Columbia

Program Details

MU’s Doctor of Philosophy in Information Science & Learning Technologies examines the intersection of human learning, technology, and information. This online library science doctoral degree prepares you to use interactive technologies.

The ideal candidate for this online information science program wants to conduct research integrating theory and practice. The program teaches the best ways to find and use information as well as technology’s influence to fuel learning.

Through the online library science coursework, graduates gain the skills and knowledge for career tracks in public policy and higher education. Other roles fall under research in interactional design and instructional design and positions such as:

  • Think tank researcher
  • Assistant professor
  • University librarian
  • Director of campus technologies

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100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Missouri-Columbia is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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