Graduate Certificate - Archives & Special Collections - School of Library and Information Science
Graduate Certificate in Archives and Special Collections
The Southern Miss School of Library and Information Science is offering a Graduate Certificate in Archives and Special Collections. The 18-credit hour certificate combines online coursework related to archival history, theory, methods, organization, and ethics, with an archival practicum.
This course of study can be taken as part of a student's MLIS degree or as a post-master's certificate for those holding an MLS from as ALA-accredited program. Non-LIS graduate students are required to take LIS 505: Cataloging and Classification as a prerequisite.
Program Goals/Objectives: To prepare students for careers in archives and related fields such as special collections, museums, and digital libraries.