Advancing knowledge and practice wherever people interact with information and technology

Degree Programs

Master of Information Management and Systems (MIMS)

Educating information professionals to provide leadership for an information-driven world.

Ph.D. in Information Management and Systems

A research program for next-generation scholars of the information age.

Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS)

Online degree preparing data science professionals to solve real-world problems.

5th Year Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS)

Online degree training UC Berkeley undergraduates for data science careers.

Master of Information and Cybersecurity (MICS)

Online degree preparing cybersecurity leaders for complex cybersecurity challenges.

COVID-19 Coronavirus Response

I School News

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Increasingly, public defenders are required to possess the technical skills and resources to deal with the tidal wave of data they now face every day, and they lack the resources and expertise to do so. The Public Defense Project, the capstone effort of MIMS students Sneha Chowdhary, Tiffany Pham, Rachel Warren, and Jyen Yiee Wong, hopes to help change this.

The project was chosen as the first winner of the Sarukkai Social Impact Award, which recognizes the I School capstone or final project with the greatest potential to solve important social problems and improve people’s lives in meaningful ways.

The project was recognized for having the greatest potential to solve important social problems and improve people’s lives in...
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I School Professor Jenna Burrell will be joining Data & Society in August 2021 as Director of Research on a one-year rotation through August 2022.

Data & Society is an independent nonprofit research organization that studies the social implications of data-centric technologies and automation. 

Burrell, who was promoted to full professor at the I School this Spring, will be taking a temporary leave from the School to fill the Director of Research role at Data & Society, which is designed rotationally to bring senior, tenured academics into the institute for a dedicated period of time.

I School Professor Jenna Burrell will be joining Data & Society in August 2021 as Director of Research on a one-year rotation...

Events

Jun 
15

Paul Fasana Virtual Pride Fundraiser

Celebrate Pride and the life of I School alumnus Paul Fasana (M.L.S. ’60) with a gift to the Paul Fasana LGBTQ Studies Fellowship Fund.

Jul 
26

Littlest Bear Virtual 5K Run/Walk 2021

A fun run/walk/roll for the I School Community! Proceeds benefit Diversity & Inclusion Fellowships.

Aug 
04

Cybersecurity Summer 2021 Capstone Project Showcase

Graduating MICS students present their cybersecurity projects. A panel of judges will select an outstanding project for the Lily L. Chang MICS Capstone Award.

Student Projects

PrivacyBot
PrivacyBot, a simple way to start exercising your privacy rights....
TowerScout detecting cooling towers
Automated cooling tower detection through machine learning for...
Ontology Mapping for Cardiovascular Ailments
Harmonizing cardiac reports using ML to tackle variable reporting that...
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As a power plant operator, sleep soundly, knowing hunnypOT alerts you...