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University of Pittsburgh

Department of Information Culture and Data Stewardship

Pittsburgh, PA

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Overview

University of Pittsburgh / Department of Information Culture and Data Stewardship is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

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

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 32
Doctoral Degrees 1
Other Advanced Degrees 0

Earning Your Degree

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

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

135
Applied
115
Accepted
58
Enrolled
85%

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 January 15th January 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree from accredited university. Min GPA 3.0
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

76
Total Graduate Students
10%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.32%
Black or African American 1.32%
White or Caucasian 76%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 3.95%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 5.26%
Unknown 1.32%

Gender

Male (22%)
Female (77%)

Faculty

9
Total faculty
Full-time - 9
Part-time - 0
Male (4)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Archives and Data Preservation, Ethics and Civic Engagement, Data and Information in Systems, Children and Youth Services, Public library services
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
43,783

Location & Contact

Address 135 North Bellefield Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  Informatio
United States
Contact Dr. Bruce R. Childers
Chair
Email: childers@cs.pitt.edu
Phone: 412-624-8421
Fax: 421-624-5231

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