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Our doctoral program in information science will give you the opportunity to develop sophisticated quantitative and qualitative research skills to equip you to delve into the complex information problems facing humanity and contemporary organizations. As human interaction and cultural expression continue to be facilitated digitally, the workings of digital technologies, their impact and their uses need to be understood. Our doctoral degree in information science will provide the opportunity to study these issues in depth. The information field is changing rapidly, and offering myriad opportunities for future scholars of information science.

Why Information Science at UB?

The features of our program include:

a curriculum that addresses the rapid and ongoing changes in the information science field
a residency period of one week each year for students to interact directly with their peers, as well as with the faculty
it is one of only two online information science doctoral programs in North America

Program Goals

  • Graduates will have a broad understanding of the theories of information science, as well as theories from cognate disciplines which have been applied in information science.
  • Graduates will have a broad understanding of qualitative and quantitative methods, which are commonly applied in information science research.
  • Graduates will demonstrate deep and broad knowledge of one or more domain topics within information science.
  • Graduates will demonstrate the ability to execute research in their domain area using appropriate methods and theory.

Hangi bölümdeyim?

Graduate School of Education

Öğrenim seçenekleri

Online/Uzaktan (4 yıl)

Okul ücreti
US$13,570.00 (TRY 102,330) Yıllık
USD $6,785 per semester

*Gösterilen fiyat gösterge amaçlıdır, lütfen kurum tarafından kontrol ediniz

Başvuru Tarihi

Planlanan February 2022

Başlangıç tarihi

30 Ağustos 2021

Giriş koşulları

Amerika gelen öğrenciler için

Applicants must have a bachelor's degree (or higher) or the equivalent from an accredited/government recognized college or university. Most such degrees will be four or more years in length; UB recognizes some three-year degrees, but not all; A B-grade (GPA of 3.0) or higher from your bachelor's degree (or equivalent) courses. Grade point averages from non-U.S. universities will be evaluated by UB's Office of International Admissions.

Uluslararası öğrenciler için

You must have a bachelor's and master's degree. The master's degree must be in information science (MLIS, MLS, MS or equivalent) or in a cognate discipline (e.g., education, communications) as determined by the PhD admission committee.

TOEFL minimum score is a 250 for a computer based test, 600 for a paper based test and 79 for the Internet based test

IELTS minimum score is 6.5 overall with no individual sub-score below 6.0
PTE minimum score is 55 overall with no individual sub-score below 50

Application deadlines

Fall admission only
Feb. 1, then rolling

Seçtiğiniz bölüme bağlı olarak farklı IELTS koşulları olabilir.

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