Information, Specialist

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Degree Type
Credit Hours
College of
Communication & Information

The Specialist in Information degree is a post-master’s degree within the School of Information. Students who pursue this degree are interested in developing expertise within the constantly evolving information fields. They often want to improve and/or develop specific skills and competencies. As a result, the personalized and focused nature of this degree program will allow you to acquire the knowledge needed to perform at the highest levels within your profession. The specialist degree is available to students who have completed a Master of Information (MSI), Master of Science in Information Technology (MSIT), or another graduate degree program, and who are interested in becoming more knowledgeable of emerging areas within the information fields.

Available Majors

  • Information

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University Accreditation: Florida State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, educational specialist, and doctoral degrees. Florida State University also may offer credentials such as certificates and diplomas at approved degree levels.

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