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School of Library and Information Science Wayne State University

  • Detroit, MI
    location
  • Public
    type
  • Urban
    setting
  • 77%23%
    student ratio
  • 531
    total students
  • Not Reported
    in-state tuition | out-of-state tuition
  • July 1
    fall application deadline
  • 59%
    acceptance rate
  • 18 Degrees
    degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • General Librarianship Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Information Management For Librarians Certificate
    • Library And Information Science Specialist's Certificate (Spec)
    • Archival Administration Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
      Certificate
    • Information Science Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • References Services Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Urban Libraries Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Organization Of Information Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Health Sciences Librarianship Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Law Librarianship Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Special Libraries Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Public Library Services To Children And Young Adults Certificate
      Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • School Library Media Specialist Endorsement Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Public Libraries Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Records Management Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)
    • Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Arts (MLIS/MA)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 198
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 50
    • * 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? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

59% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 357
    • Accepted 213
    • Acceptance Rate 59
    • Enrolled 140
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline July 1st May 1st Yes
    • Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
    • Spring deadline March 15th January 1st Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT (if undergraduate GPA is between 2.5 and 2.99), minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or graduate degree, personal statement, and new student orientation, resume or curriculum vitae
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesGRE or MAT (if undergraduate GPA is between 2.5 and 2.99), minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or graduate degree, personal statement, and new student orientation, resume or curriculum vitae
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 paper based, TOEFL iBT, TWE recommended, 6 TWE paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees
    • In-state tuition *Not Reported
    • Out-of-state tuition *Not Reported
    • International student tuitionNot Reported
    • *Typical tuition for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Fees
    • Per-academic year fees$1,367.00
    • Per-term feesNot Reported
    • One-time feeNot Reported
    • *Typical fees for this insitution for full-time graduate students per academic year
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsMay 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students531
    • Female Percentage77%
    • Male Percentage23%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students531
    • Part-time Percentage74%
    • Full-time Percentage26%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino2%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian77%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown12%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty33
    • Full-time Percentage45%
    • Part-time Percentage55%
    • Female Percentage55%
    • Male Percentage45%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDigital libraries, information access and retrieval, information sharing, information analytics, library services
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$306,128

Location & Contact

School of Library and Information Science

Wayne State University

656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI 48202
United States

Dr. Stephen Bajjaly

Associate Dean and Professor

Phone: 313-577-0350
Fax: 313-577-7563
Email: bajjaly@wayne.edu

Mr. Matthew Fredericks

Academic Services Officer I

Phone: 313-577-2446
Fax: 313-577-7563
Email: mfredericks@wayne.edu



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