|Applicants of the MS in Library and Information Science, MS in Information Systems, and MS in Health Informatics have the opportunity to apply for Credit for Work Experience.
In order to be eligible to receive Credit for Work Experience, applicants must have the equivalent of at least two years of full-time, relevant, professional-level work experience related to the degree pursued.
Full time work experience is defined at 35-40 hours a week.
Part-time work experience is defined as less than 35 hours a week.
Relevant work is work that is in line with your future academic and professional path.
A professional-level position is one in which you are hired with the expectation to complete high quality work that is analytical, evaluative, conceptual, and interpretive. This could include creation and fulfillment of projects, maintenance and improvement of services, administrative duties, supervision of staff, and other intricate tasks often completed independently.
One course = approximately 2-4 years full-time work
Two courses = approximately 4-6 years full-time work
Three courses = approximately 6+ years full-time work
The Admissions Review Board is charged with evaluating support supplied and rendering a decision. For any questions please contact your graduate admissions counselor.
All applicants of the MS Library and Information Science, MS Information Systems, and MS Health Informatics programs must complete the form below.
Please click here for the Credit for Work Experience (CWE) PDF form
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