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Kent State University

School of Information

Kent, OH

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Overview

Kent State University / School of Information is located in Kent, OH, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Business Administration/Master of Library and Information Sciences (MBA/MLIS)
Master of Education/Master of Library and Information Science (M Ed/MLIS)
Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Science (MLIS/MS)
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) Library and information science K-12 school library media
Master of Science (MS) Health informatics User experience design
Master of Science (MS) Health informatics Health informatics
Master of Science (MS) Health informatics Knowledge management

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 321
Other Advanced Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE if total GPA is below 3.0 in highest completed degree
Portfolio (MLIS); internship, project, paper, or thesis

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

212
Applied
208
Accepted
162
Enrolled
98%

Applying

45
Application Fee - Domestic
70
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 15th March 15th No
Spring deadline September 15th September 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE if total GPA is below 3.0 in highest completed degree
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, statement of purpose, 3 letters of recommendation, curriculum vitae/resume, transcripts, writing sample, personal interview

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards March 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

723
Total Graduate Students
77%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
22%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.87%
Black or African American 5.67%
White or Caucasian 80%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.14%
Asian 1.38%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.14%
Two or more races 1.66%
Unknown 6.09%

Gender

Male (23%)
Female (76%)

Faculty

50
Total faculty
Full-time - 20
Part-time - 30
Male (15)
Female (35)

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 5190
Kent, OH  44242-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Kendra Albright
Director and Professor
Email: kalbrig7@kent.edu
Phone: 330-672-8535

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