Information Science Studies Major

Description: A program that focuses on the theory, organization, and process of information collection, transmission, and utilization in traditional and electronic forms. Includes instruction in information classification and organization; information storage and processing; transmission, transfer, and signaling; communications and networking; systems planning and design; human interfacing and use analysis; database development; information policy analysis; and related aspects of hardware, software, economics, social factors, and capacity. Is Information Science Studies the right major for you?
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Information Science Studies Major

What Courses Do Information Science Studies Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Information Science Studies majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Computer Concepts
  • Computer Networks
  • Computer Programming
  • Computer Software
  • Web Design
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