M.S. in Library and Information Science

Long Island University–Post Campus

Oyster Bay, New York, USA
M.S. in Library and Information Science
Duration1.5-2 Years
LevelMasters Program
  • The Palmer School of Library and Information Science offers a Master of Science in Library and Information Science (M.S.L.I.S.). Depending on the program of study, students may take courses in traditional classroom formats, online, or in blended formats that offer classroom interaction with some of the flexibility of online instruction
  • Students in the M.S.L.I.S. may take classes in three locations: LIU Post in Brookville, Long Island; LIU Brentwood, Long Island; and at the Palmer site in Manhattan in the Bobst Library of New York University
  • This program offers the following areas of study:
    • Archives and Record Management
    • General Studies
    • Information Systems and Technology
    • Rare Books and Special Collections
    • Public Librarianship
    • Youth Librarianship(Children’s and Young Adult Services)
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & fees1881755 INR
Hostel & Meals989326 INR
Insurance236785 INR
Full-Time University Fee70164 INR
Total1296275 INR

Entry Criteria

Class 12thNo specific cutoff mentioned
Bachelors3.0 GPA
  • Applicants must have achieved at least a 3.0-grade point average or equivalent in a bachelor’s program or in the last two years of the undergraduate program. Applicants who have not have completed their degrees prior to submitting the admission application should submit a transcript without the final semester’s grades. Such applicants may be accepted pending receipt of their final degree noted on the official transcript
  • Applicants whose undergraduate average is below a 3.0 may be required to submit the results of the Graduate Record Exam or Miller Analogies Test taken in the last five years. Students already holding a master’s degree or who can show successful completion of coursework in graduate school will not be required to take the GRE or MAT exams
ExamsTOEFL: 79

IELTS: 6.5

PTE: 58

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