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B.Sc. Online

Online Information Science

University of North Texas

48 months
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384 USD/credit 11520 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor of Science in Online Information Science program at the University of North Texas is designed to equip graduates with the knowledge needed to build competencies in important and emerging areas such as information organization, information architecture, information seeking and use, health informatics, knowledge management, digital content and digital curation, and information systems.

Overview

The Online Information Science degree at University of North Texas prepares students for a career at the intersection of information, people, and technology. The continuous growth of information and technology innovation have led to a host of related trends and issues, including social media, security, privacy, digital divide, information literacy, open access, digital curation and more. With the need to address these issues comes the importance of educating a new generation of information professional who not only have the can-do attitude but also flexible, innovative, entrepreneurial and progressive.

At the Intersection of Information, People & Technology

Students earning this degree are able to customize their program by developing focused areas of studies (concentrations) or by choosing a minor or certificate in another field. The flexibility built into the BSIS program prepares graduates for the varying career options available in the information profession.

Information has increased in importance. This reality opened the door to even more exciting opportunities at the undergraduate and graduate level in the information profession. While pursuing your degree, you will hone the skills required to:

  • Aid information seekers
  • Add value to information products
  • Apply the latest tools and technologies to the ever increasing volume of information

Programme Structure

BSIS Major Requirements:

  • At least 33 hours including 18 hours of required courses in one of the program concentrations, and at least 15 additional hours selected with the approval of the department.
  • Cross Functional - 45 hours may be completed or transferred from related areas and programs as approved by the department. Students must contact an advisor in the information science program to determine the 45 hours of course work needed to complete the cross functional area of the degree.
  • A minimum grade point average of 2.5 is required on all courses counted toward the major.

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit your Admission Application to UNT
  • Pay the Application Fee
  • Submit Your Official Academic Credentials
  • Demonstrate English Language Proficiency
  • Check Academic Department Requirements & Deadlines

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    11520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 384 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • National

    11520 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 384 USD per credit during 48 months.
  • $45K Estimated TX Resident Tuition & Fees

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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