School of Information Sciences

FAQ

What degree programs are offered at the iSchool?

The iSchool offers degree programs in Information Science, Library and Information Science, and Telecommunications.

The School offers the following degree programs:

What are the admissions requirements for these programs?

Each program maintains specific admissions requirements. To obtain information about admissions prerequisites, please visit the admissions page of each:

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How do I apply?

When you apply, you are not applying to the iSchool per se but to one of the degree programs offered by the iSchool. For instance, if you intend to earn a Masters in Telecommunications, you will apply to the Telecommunications Program within the iSchool.

We offer the Web-based application in hopes that it will make our application process as easy and convenient as possible for you. You can get started right now.

How much does it cost to attend a graduate program at the iSchool?

Tuition costs can be found here.

What types of financial aid are available to graduate students attending the iSchool?

Financial aid opportunities abound for graduate students attending programs at the iSchool. Financial aid disbursement is coordinated through your program of study, so check the web site for the appropriate degree program in which you are interested.

I am interested in a specific graduate program at the iSchool. How do I set up a site visit?

Please contact Student Recruiting Coordinator, Shabana Reza
Telephone: 412-624-3988
Fax: 412-624-5231
Email: sisinq@sis.pitt.edu

How do I set up an appointment with my faculty advisor?

You should set up an appointment with your faculty advisor either through email or telephone. To obtain your faculty advisor's contact information, visit the online faculty directory.

How do I register for classes?

More Than ...

Our programs look at more than the system, the archive, or the network. Students are taught to consider the needs of the end user.