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The University of Western Ontario

Programs in Library and Information Science

London, ON

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Overview

The University of Western Ontario / Programs in Library and Information Science is located in London, ON, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 160
Doctoral Degrees 1

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

262
Applied
212
Accepted
162
Enrolled
81%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 29th Not reported No
Winter deadline November 3rd Not reported No
Spring deadline March 16th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Honors degree, minimum B average during previous 2 years of course work
Doctoral Degree Requirements MLIS or equivalent

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 625
TWE: Required IELTS Paper score: 5

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

240
Total Graduate Students
28%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
71%
Out-of-state students

Gender

Male (26%)
Female (73%)

Faculty

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

Research

Focus of faculty research: Information, individuals, and society; information systems, policy, power, and institutions
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 1151 Richmond Street
London, ON  N6A 3K7
Canada
Contact Ms. Shelley Long
Phone: 519-661-2111

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