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.

Master of Information and Data Science (MIDS)

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


Master of Information and Cybersecurity (MICS)

Online degree preparing cybersecurity leaders for complex cybersecurity challenges.

Ph.D. in Information Management and Systems

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

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I School News

Bailey Smith & Anne Wootton receive the Knight News Challenge award in 2012.

On December 4 news broke that Apple bought Pop Up Archive, the Oakland-based startup that began as a MIMS Final Project in 2012. Pop Up Archive was co-founded by MIMS alumnae Bailey Smith and Anne Wooten and makes tools for transcribing, organizing and searching audio files.

“Without the Berkeley I School, Pop Up Archive would not have existed.” Anne Wooten told the I School on December 5, following the acquisition. “Not only did Bailey and I meet there, we spent the master’s program honing skills, building relationships, and prototyping a thesis that laid the foundation for all of our work over the past five years.”

Apple bought Pop Up Archive, the Oakland-based startup, co-founded by MIMS alumnae Bailey Smith and Anne Wooten, that began as a...
winning teammates
winning teammates

A team from Berkeley, including two MIMS 2018 students, designed improvements to the Clipper Card to optimize public transit services for low-income families and students. Their design was awarded first place honors along with the People’s Choice Award at the competition, showing their design successfully responded to the problems of the communities they were intended to serve.

Their design for improvements to the Clipper Card tied for first place and won the People’s Choice Award at the annual hackathon...



Data Science Capstone Project Showcase

Graduating MIDS students present their data science projects. A panel of judges will select two outstanding projects for the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.


School of Information 2018 Winter Commencement

Honor summer and fall I School graduates with keynote speaker, student speaker, and presentation of the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.


“Does This Vehicle Belong to You?” Processing the Language of Policing for Improving Police-Community Relations

A linguistic analysis of policy body-camera data from traffic stops reveals race-based differences. How can the findings improve police-community relations?

Student Projects

Imagine a world where your kitchen helps you decide what to cook using...
Forecasted Air Pollution using LSTM Sequence to Sequence
Forecasting air pollution in Beijing, China, using deep neural networks...
KoÀlacarte is a mobile app that helps users better understand the...
Predict lifetime of shared bicycles based on historical trips, weather...