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)

One-year 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.

I School News

RideAlong bike research with the Seattle PD

A passion for social good, an entrepreneurial spirit, and a tech-savvy I Schooler is a powerful combination. Following her 2015 MIMS graduation, alumna Meredith Hitchcock co-founded RideAlong, a software tool to help government staff support stigmatized and vulnerable citizens.

“We’re building software to help first responders and homeless outreach workers safely, effectively respond to residents experiencing mental illnesses, substance abuse issues, and homelessness,” Meredith said. “The I School guided me to keep people at the forefront of everything we build.”

MIMS alumna Meredith Hitchcock co-founded RideAlong, a software tool to help government staff support stigmatized and vulnerable...
5th Year MIDS

UC Berkeley undergraduates interested in data science careers have a new opportunity to extend their Berkeley experience with a Master of Information and Data Science degree. The 5th Year Master of Information and Data Science program (MIDS), only available to UC Berkeley students, offers an interdisciplinary approach to data science. It will equip students for careers working with data in a wide range of organizational settings.

The 5th Year MIDS program welcomes applications from UC Berkeley undergraduate students in the spring semester of their senior year.

The 5th Year MIDS, only available to UC Berkeley students, will equip students for careers working with data in a wide range...

Events

Oct 
25

Digital Security Crash Course

Hands-on digital security training for people at all levels of expertise.

Oct 
31

Equitable Algorithms: A Social Welfare Function Approach

Sendhil Mullainathan discusses how and why algorithms can be designed for fairness.

Oct 
31

GDPR: Big Data, Big Responsibility

The EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes big responsibilities for organizations.

Student Projects

Deep Learning for Safe Driving
Deep Learning for Safe Driving.
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Patients should be the doctor’s focus, not the computer.  Scriboto...
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A tool for better understanding the dynamics of food insecurity.
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A data science exploration of rap lyrics, and what it takes to make it...