102
Students
Small town
Small Town
Setting
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Overview

University of Rhode Island / Graduate School of Library and Information Studies is located in Kingston, RI, in a small setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Library and Information Science/Master of Arts (MLIS/MA)
Master of Library and Information Studies/Master of Public Administration (MLIS/MPA)
Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) Organization of digital media
Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) Libraries, leadership and transforming communities
Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) School library media

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 41

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

47
Applied
42
Accepted
26
Enrolled
89%

Applying

65
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline June 15th February 1st No
Spring deadline October 15th July 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE or MAT if undergraduate GPA below 3.3
Master's Degree Requirements 2 letters of recommendation
International Students Exam Details
TOEFL: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15

Student Body

102
Total Graduate Students
83%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
16%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 2.94%
Black or African American 1.96%
White or Caucasian 74%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 2.94%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.98%
Two or more races 3.92%
Unknown 12.75%

Gender

Male (15%)
Female (84%)

Faculty

4
Total faculty
Full-time (4)
Part-time (0)

Location & Contact

Address Kingston, RI  02881
United States
Contact Dr. Valerie Karno
Director, Graduate School of Library and Information Studies
Email: karno@uri.edu
Phone: 401-874-4682
Fax: 401-874-4127