Top Library and Information Science All Programs - 2021

Of the 5,490 Library and Information Science degrees granted each year, women make up 82% percent and men make up 18% percent of the area of study. Did you know that Texas has more students being granted a degree in Library and Information Science than any other state? In fact, Texas granted 831 degrees last year! The average starting salary for an undergraduate degree in Library and Information Science is $0.

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Gender

Total Students
5,490
Total Males
963
Total Females
4,527

Degree Type

  • Total Masters degree

    4,988

  • Total Postbaccalaureate certificate

    263

  • Total Bachelors degree

    99

  • Total Post masters certificate

    66

  • Total Doctors degree research scholarship

    39

  • Total Associates degree

    35

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See where Library and Information Science is the most popular major in the U.S.
This heat map represents the states that have the highest percent of Library and Information Science degrees compared to all other degrees awarded in that state.
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Top Colleges for Library and Information Science

Simmons University, San Jose State University and Texas Woman's University are three schools popular for Library and Information Science programs. In fact, around 244 Simmons University students are pursuing degrees in Library and Information Science. Take a look at the college options in the table below.

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Careers for Library and Information Science Majors

Some of the highest paying jobs for Library and Information Science majors include Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary, Regulatory Affairs Managers and Librarians. But, another thing to consider is how much demand there is for specific jobs. Careers that are in high need that a degree in Library and Information Science can prepare you for are Regulatory Affairs Managers, Librarians and Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary.

Top Paying Careers for Library and Information Science

  1. Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary   (Median Wage: $71,410)

Most in Demand Careers for Library and Information Science

  1. Library Science Teachers, Postsecondary
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