Joint MLIS and MA in History Degree Program

Students in this joint program will earn both the MLIS and MA in History degrees. Graduates of the program will subsequently increase their job market potential and be prepared to enter a new workforce that is able to appraise and describe historical records, create websites, and preserve electronic documents.

Applicants to this 57 credit-hour program must be admitted to both the School of Information Sciences and Department of History master's degree programs. Candidates must complete the required courses for both programs in order to graduate. Please note: courses in the MA in History program are only offered on-campus.

Students interested in the archival field may also elect to complete the Archival Administration Graduate Certificate in conjunction with the joint degree program. To earn this certificate, students are required to complete 2 additional courses (6 credits) for a total of 63 credits.