School of Information and Library Science The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

School of Information and Library Science The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
74%
26%
student ratio
235
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 6
fall application deadline
64%
acceptance rate
4 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Information And Library Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Information Science Master of Science in Information Science (MSIS)
    • Library Science Master of Science in Library Science (MSLS)
    • Data Curation Post Master Certificate (PMC)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 136
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

64% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 291
    • Accepted 187
    • Acceptance Rate 64
    • Enrolled 79
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $85
    • Application Fee - International $85
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 6th December 16th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline October 14th October 14th Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsDecember 16
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students235
    • Female Percentage74%
    • Male Percentage26%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students235
    • Part-time Percentage23%
    • Full-time Percentage77%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian75%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian5%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races6%
    • Unknown4%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty73
    • Full-time Percentage37%
    • Part-time Percentage63%
    • Female Percentage47%
    • Male Percentage53%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchInformation retrieval and management, digital libraries, management of information resources, archives and records management, health informatics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Information and Library Science

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

100 Manning Hall CB 3360
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
United States

Dr. Gary Marchionini

Dean

Phone: 919-962-8363
Fax: 919-962-8071
Email: gary@ils.unc.edu

Ms. Lara Bailey

Student Services Coordinator

Phone: 919-962-7601
Fax: 919-962-8071
Email: bailey@email.unc.edu


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