English MA/ Information Science MS

Degree Level: MA / MS

Department: Dual Program

School or College: Dual Program


Information Science - Archives/Records Administration; Library and Information Services; Library and Information Services/ School Library Media Specialist; Information Management and Policy; Information Systems and Technology

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Program Curriculum: https://www.albany.edu/graduatebulletin/information_science_dual_ma_msis_degree.htm

Required Credentials




Supplemental Documents

All Schools Attended

Statement of Goals

Critical Writing Sample (Creative Writing Sample optional)




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Special Notes:

You need to upload your writing sample with your online application at the time of submission.  You cannot append the application after initial submission.

Please note: This program requires an internship, field experience, study abroad component, or clinical experience requirement. Students who have previously been convicted of a felony are advised that their prior criminal history may impede their ability to complete the requirements of certain academic programs and/or to meet licensure requirements for certain professions.  If applicants have concerns about this matter please contact the Dean’s Office of the intended academic program.

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