The School of Information Studies (SOIS), can help you prepare for a career in the information professions. SOIS provides opportunities to develop an understanding of the value, role, and application of modern technology as it relates to the transfer of information.
The Bachelor of Science in Information Science and Technology (BSIST) combines core IT skills like front-end web design, HCI and database management, with electives that you choose. The only degree of its kind in the UW System, the BSIST degree will set you apart from the competition.
Our MLIS students gain practical experience and technological expertise through coursework, fieldwork and community engagement. Whether you want to be a public librarian or information architect, the MLIS program will prepare you for a life-long career as a leader in the information professions.
Our doctoral students practice advanced research methods and produce meaningful scholarship that contributes to the knowledge base of information studies, teach, serve as advocates, and become experts in their field.