Information and Library Science (Online) MS

Graduate School of Education

Program Description

The fully-accredited Master's program in Information and Library Science, focuses on enabling you to seek professional employment in a wide range of information careers in the United States, and around the world. Our program, accredited by the American Library Association, is offered on-campus, online or through a combination of these two options.

Program Contact

Renad Aref
366 Baldy Hall
Buffalo, NY 14260
Phone: 716-645-2110
Fax: 716-645-7937

Instruction Method

  • Online (100 percent of the degree requirements can be fulfilled online)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 36 Hours


  • 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Admission Tests**

  • GRE
  • MAT

Special Requirements

The GRE is not required If you already have a master's degree and a GPA (for that degree) of 3.5 or greater; or If you already have a doctoral degree.

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.

** At least one of the admissions tests are required for admission. Test and score requirements/exceptions vary by program. Contact the department for details.