Program Assessment

Statistical Data on Enrolment and Completion Rates

The Faculty of Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies gathers and provides information on all graduate level degree programs at the University. In addition to general program and tuition information the following links provide information on enrolment data and program completion rates.

Recent Employment Data from our Graduates

Source: iSchool Alumni Surveys

Table 1: Alumni survey respondents currently employed and working in a field related to their UBC iSchool degree, by program.

Survey Date Graduation Date MLIS MAS Dual (MAS/MLIS)
2010 2008/9 97% (N=37) 100% (N=6) 80% (N=10)
2011 2009/10 88% (N=48) 67% (N=6) 100% (N=9)
2011 2006 96% (N=28) 75% (N=4) 100% (N=1)
2014 2011/12 89% (N=36) 100% (N=11) 82% (N=11)
2014 2012/13 90% (N=39) 100% (N=2) 67% (N=3)
2015 2014/2015 84% (N=86) 79% (N=15) 94% (N=16)
2016 2015/2016 87% (N=31) 83% (N=6) 100% (N=5)
2017 2016/2017 96% (N=24) 60% (N=3) 100% (N=3)

Learning Outcomes Assessment

The iSchool professional programs (MLIS, MAS and Dual MAS/MLIS) are subject to ongoing evaluation through a learning outcomes assessment program. The results of the assessment are reported annually in a report: