Dual MLIS Programs

 


MLIS/Instructional Technology MS Dual Degree Program (online)

LIS Requirements (31 hours)

LIS 500. LIS Orientation (1 hr)

LIS 501. Reference and Information Sources (3 hrs)

LIS 505. Cataloging and Classification (3 hrs)

LIS 511. Collection Development and Management (3 hrs)

LIS 605. Library Management (3 hrs)

LIS 636. Foundations of Librarianship (3 hrs)

LIS 651. Fundamentals of Information Science (3 hrs)

LIS 668. LIS Research Methods

LIS 695. Master's Research Project

2 LIS electives (6 hrs)

Plan of Study for Dual MLIS/IT Degree: mlis_msdualdegree.xls

 

Instructional Technology MS Requirements (30 hours)

IT 636. Instructional Design and Development (3 hrs)

IT 644. Instructional Multimedia Design (3 hrs)

IT 645. Technology in Education (3 hrs)

IT 648. Digital Communication in Education (3 hrs)

IT 650. Instructional Strategies for Online Teaching (3 hrs)

IT 755. Web Development and Assessment (3 hrs)

4 IT electives (12 hrs)

Plan of Study for Dual MLIS/IT Degree: it_msdualdegree.xls

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MLIS/MA Dual Program Requirements (31 hours)

Required Courses (22 hours)

LIS 500. LIS Orientation (1 hr)

LIS 501. Reference and Information Sources (3 hrs)

LIS 505. Cataloging and Classification (3 hrs)

LIS 511. Collection Development and Management (3 hrs)

LIS 605. Library Management (3 hrs)

LIS 636. Foundations of Librarianship (3 hrs)

LIS 651. Fundamentals of Information Science (3 hrs)

LIS 698. Thesis: Dual Masters (3 of the 6 hours of thesis requirement) 

Electives (9 hours)

3 hours must be a technical course, either LIS 557. Information Technology and Libraries or LIS 558. Web Design and Evaluation

  Other Recommended Electives

  LIS 533. History of the Book (3 hrs)

  LIS 631. History of Libraries (3 hrs)

  LIS 634. History of Children's Literature (3 hrs)

  LIS 646. Special Collections and Archives (3 hrs)

  LIS 647. Introduction to Archival Organization (3 hrs)

  LIS 648. Archival Practicum (strongly recommended) (3 hrs)

Dual MLIS/MA Plan of Study: mlis_madualdegree.xls

Dual Master of Anthropology and Library and Information Science

SLIS and the Department of Anthropology offer a combined program leading to two master degrees: Master of Library and Information Science and Master of Arts in Anthropology. Students pursue the degrees simultaneously. The combined program includes thirty (31) hours in library and information science and thirty (30) hours in Anthropology, for a total of sixty (61) hours. Students must be admitted separately to each program and must satisfy the requirements of both degrees before the degrees will be awarded. Please refer to the graduate bulletin for Anthropology dual program requirements.

Dual Master of History and Library and Information Science

SLIS and the Department of History offer a combined program leading to two master's degrees: Master of Library and Information Science and Master of Arts in History. Students pursue the degrees simultaneously. The combined program includes thirty (31) hours in library and information science and thirty (30) hours in history, for a total of sixty (61) hours. Students must be admitted separately to each program and must satisfy the requirements of both degrees before the degrees will be awarded. Please refer to the graduate bulletin for History dual program requirements.

Dual Master of Political Science and Library and Information Science

The Department of Political Science and the School of Library and Information Science offer a dual master's program leading to the Master of Arts in Political Science and the Master of Library and Information Science degrees. Students pursue the degrees simultaneously. Students must be admitted separately to each program and must satisfy the requirements of both degrees before the degrees will be awarded. The total number of hours required for both programs is 61, including 3 hours of thesis in each program - 31 hours for MLIS and 30 hours for the MA in Political Science. Please refer to the graduate bulletin for Political Science dual program requirements.