Master of Arts in Library & Information Studies
University of Wisconsin-Madison

Program Details

The online MA in Library & Information Studies degree program from the University of Wisconsin-Madison is designed to provide students with the knowledge and training required to become innovative information professionals. With only three required courses, the curriculum allows students the flexibility to pursue five different concentration areas, including:

  • Librarianship
  • Digital Archives
  • UX & Information Technology
  • Data/Information Management & Analytics
  • Organization of Information

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Program Accreditation & Licensing

American Library Association (ALA)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Wisconsin-Madison 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, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Students must attend a week-long residence on campus at the beginning of the program.