From professional development to PhD, iSchool programs mean information education from a global top‑25 university.

Following the Wisconsin Idea — the principle that education should influence and improve people’s lives beyond the university classroom — iSchool students are engaged in community outreach programs in Madison, throughout the state of Wisconsin, and around the world.

Within a broad progressive mission, and with a focus on information in all its cultural forms, iSchool faculty and staff are active producers of cutting-edge scholarship published by top journals and presses.

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Master's in Library and Information Studies Program

Join us at the iSchool for a progressive, forward-thinking master’s program grounded in the ideal of information as a means to improve society. Nationally ranked and continuously accredited for over 100 years. Online & on-campus.

Masters of Science in Information

The MS Information provides master's level education for adult students seeking entry into data/information management, and some applied computing professions.

Capstone Certificates

Professional preparation without the commitment of a complete master’s degree. Online formats allow maximum flexibility for balancing education and life. A 10-credit certificate in UX Design is offered.

Continuing Education

Refresh and refine your skills through non-credit short continuing education courses with expert instructors. Online courses, webinars and workshops provide flexibility. Course selections cover both cutting edge skills and core competencies.