MLIS/MS Anthropology Admissions

Application Deadlines

Application deadlines vary by program, please review the application deadline chart for specific programs. Other important dates and deadlines can be found by using the One Stop calendars.


An applicant must meet the UWM Graduate School requirements plus all admission requirements of both the College of Community Engagement and Professions and the coordinated degree department. Please review the admission details of each program and contact an advisor with any questions.

Degree Requirements

Students enrolled in this program concurrently pursue the MS degree in Anthropology (21 credits in Anthropology—9 fewer elective credits) and the MLIS degree (30 credits in SOIS). Candidates for the coordinated degree program will be expected to fulfill the degree requirements of both programs. Degrees will be awarded simultaneously.