The Emporia State University School of Library and Information is now accepting applications. The Graduate Requisite Exam (GRE) is no longer needed to apply. The next student cohort will begin in January 2013 at Utah Valley University.
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Application materials include:
• Official transcripts from all undergraduate colleges/universities attended. A minimum 3.0 GPA is required for full admission. Applicants with a GPA under 3.0 may be considered for probationary admission.
• Admissions Interview*
An admissions interview, which would be scheduled with your regional program director, has been designed to provide you an opportunity to demonstrate your interest in SLIM’s MLS program as well as your own professional preparation and experiences, your professional promise, and your academic aptitude. It will also provide you an opportunity to familiarize yourself with the SLIM program and professional outcomes, shown here: http://slim.emporia.edu/index.php/prospective-students/mission-vision-statements/
*Effective March 2012 -The admissions interview requirement replaces the requirement for GRE scores.
• Two letters of reference
• Current résumé or curriculum vitae
• Statement of Objectives
A statement of objectives focuses on how your experiences have shaped your professional and academic goals. You may choose to discuss why you hope to enter a master of library science program, what your current career objectives are, and what you hope to take away from your relationship with Emporia State University’s School of Library and Information Management. The statement of objectives should be no longer than two pages, double-spaced.
Please contact Adriane Juarez, Utah Regional MLS Director, 801-661-0457, firstname.lastname@example.org with questions.