Virtual Information Sessions

If you are interested in our multi-faceted information studies academic programs, please watch our information sessions for a few minutes. 

The Bachelor of Science in Information Science (InfoSci) 4-year degree program at College Park teaches students skills in technical areas such as database design, information architecture, web/mobile development, data analytics, and cybersecurity alongside areas of the social sciences, leadership, and the humanities – addressing the growing and unique need for information professionals who understand complex social and organizational issues.

The InfoSci Shady Grove program teaches students skills in technical areas such as database design, information architecture, web/mobile development, data analytics, and cybersecurity alongside areas of the social sciences, leadership, and the humanities – addressing the growing and unique need for information professionals who understand complex social and organizational issues.

Virtual information session coming soon.

The Master of Information Management (MIM) degree prepares students to become strategic leaders in the use of information and technology in any organization.

Upcoming Virtual Information Session
Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 9am EST
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Important time markers:

3:06: Overview of MIM
3:45: What differentiates MIM
5:47: MIM Curriculum
7:50: Admissions requirements
11:30: Tips for your application
13:59: MIM Alumni
15:26: Financing your degree
16:14: Deadlines

 

The MLIS program prepares students to support information institutions such as libraries, museums, and archives, innovate to meet the information needs of individuals and communities, and advocate for information and technology inclusivity, accessibility, and literacy.

iSchool Open House Event
Monday, October 18, 2021 7-8:30pm EST
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The Master of Professional Studies in Game, Entertainment, and Media Analytics (GEM) degree trains students to apply analytics and data science methods in support of video games, streaming video, Over-The-Top (OTT) media, mobile games, eSports, traditional media, professional sports, and other current internet-based entertainment products.

Important time markers:

1:38: Introduction to UMD, the iSchool, and the GEM Analytics Program
5:23: Curriculum
7:15: Admissions requirements
10:35: Tips for your application
11:52: Common Questions
14:19: Deadlines

Join us for a Virtual Q&A Information Session about the benefits of enrolling in UMD's Master of Professional Studies in Game, Entertainment, and Media Analytics (GEM) program. Learn about our course offerings, admissions process, and more!

Tuesday, October 26, 2021 at 4pm EST
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