The master’s degree is a combination of research-oriented and a practice oriented program. This program is essential for individuals who want to take a more critical role in libraries and organizations that need to manage various types of information and services. The program provides the foundation for success variety aimed to prepare students in making significant and lasting contributions to his or her profession. The master's program in LIS requires the following:
l Minimum 24 total credit hours of course work － typically requires 3 semesters (2 years) full-time enrollment
l Completion of two Korean liberal arts courses (applicable only to international students scoring lower than 4 on TOPIK)
l Master’s thesis approved by thesis examiners
Please note that students do not have to take additional course hours to complete the dissertation.