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

Collage with image of Niloufar Salehi and SFUSD and UC Berkeley logos
Collage with image of Niloufar Salehi and SFUSD and UC Berkeley logos

The National Science Foundation (NSF) has awarded a $750,000 grant to UC Berkeley professors Niloufar Salehi and Catherine Albiston and University of Southern California professor Afshin Nikzad to support efforts by the San Francisco Unified School District (SFUSD) to implement a new elementary school zone-based student assignment policy.

The Berkeley team will partner with SFUSD on an iterative, human-centered design process to understand families’ needs for student assignment through interviews and analysis of existing data. Using these findings, the team will develop and conduct a community engagement process to involve families directly in the design of elementary zones.

The NSF has awarded a $750K grant to Berkeley professors Niloufar Salehi and Catherine Albiston and University of Southern...
Ben Chu
Ben Chu

5th Year MIDS student Ben Chu has been awarded the Summer 2021 Jack Larson Data Science for Good Fellowship for his work on improving supply chain transparency to end human trafficking and forced labor.

“With the gift of cutting-edge data science tools, an advanced statistical background, and the passion to solve real-world problems, I foresee no limits to the change we can accomplish as the next generation of data scientists,” Chu said. “It’s our responsibility to use our talents to make ethically and morally just decisions that directly benefit the greater population.

5th Year MIDS student Ben Chu has been awarded the Summer 2021 Jack Larson Data Science for Good Fellowship for his work on...

Events

Nov 
30

Giving Tuesday 2021

Support diversity, equity, inclusion, belonging, and justice at the School of Information.

Dec 
08

Cybersecurity Fall 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.

Dec 
16

Data Science Fall 2021 Capstone Project Showcase

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

Student Projects

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Full Loop Privacy - Privacy by Design Integration and Automation
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Screen Ahead Rx is a tool designed for individualized cancer treatment...
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Detección de Cataratas uses image classification technology to allow ...
Sidewaukee: Making our city accessible
Enabling wheelchair users to confidently anticipate obstacles using...