MSW/MLIS

Master of Social Work/Master of Library and Information Science

Dominican University's Graduate School of Social Work and Graduate School of Library and Information Science offer a combined program leading to two degrees:

  • Master of Social Work (MSW) 
  • Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS)

The program provides strong training for those interested in exploring the growing convergence of information management in social services or the expanding role of libraries in providing social services.

Degree Requirements

  • A total of 78 semester hours is required for these two degrees. All requirements in the combined-degree program must be completed within six years
  • A minimum of 48 semester hours must be taken in the School of Social Work
  • A minimum of 30 semester hours must be taken in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science
  • This program is not open to students who already have earned a Master of Social Work degree or a Master of Library and Information Science degree