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Library & Information Science at Queens College

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Library & Information Science at Queens College

What traits are you looking for in a library science school? To help you decide if Queens College is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's library science program.

QC is located in Queens, New York and approximately 19,700 students attend the school each year.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Library & Information Science section at the bottom of this page.

QC Library & Information Science Degrees Available

  • Master’s Degree in Library Science

QC Library & Information Science Rankings

Note: Rankings don't always give a complete picture of a school's strengths and weaknesses, so it's a good idea to extend your research and also look at other factors when trying to decide if the school is right for you.

Library Science Student Demographics at QC

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the library science majors at Queens College.

QC Library & Information Science Master’s Program

78% Women
38% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
For the most recent academic year available, 22% of library science master's degrees went to men and 78% went to women. Nationwide, master's degree programs only see 16% men graduate in library science each year. QC does a better job at serving the male population as it supports 6% more men than average.


Of the students who received a library science master's degree from QC, 60% were white. This is below average for this degree on the natiowide level. In the library science master's program at this school, racial-ethnic minorities make up 38% of degree recipients. That is 17% better than the national average.*

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Queens College with a master's in library science.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 8
Black or African American 9
Hispanic or Latino 17
White 56
International Students 2
Other Races/Ethnicities 2

Careers That Library Science Grads May Go Into

A degree in library science can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for NY, the home state for Queens College.

Occupation Jobs in NY Average Salary in NY
Managers 16,600 $124,160
Librarians 12,690 $68,520
Archivists 1,170 $56,270
Library Science Professors 450 $84,610


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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