Pursue your interests and advance your career
Do you already have a master's degree in library and information science? Do you want to update your skills, gain greater specialization, or redirect your career without pursuing a PhD? The Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) provides the flexibility and expert faculty guidance to help you expand your professional reach.
What specializations are available?
Work with our experienced advisors to develop a specialization based on your interests or to pursue a CAS concentration in Digital Libraries. Examples of specializations include library and information center administration, information technology, and information management, or a specific library function such as children's services, reference and instruction, or technical services.
What are the components of the program?
- 32 credit hours of coursework
- Completion of a CAS project for 8 credit hours
- Oral examination