Information Studies

The information studies focus investigates how information is created, stored, used, and shared in a variety of contexts. From a combination of mentoring, coursework, and involvement in research projects with faculty, the student will develop a strong foundation, becoming versed in the scope, origins, methods, issues, and theoretical frameworks that define the uniquely interdisciplinary approach of information studies. Focus areas include data mining and analytics, health information, human information behavior, social and community informatics, and cybersecurity.