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Information & Knowledge Strategy

Increase Your Impact

Translate insights into lasting change with a Master’s in Information & Knowledge Strategy (IKNS).

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Columbia University’s Master of Science in Information & Knowledge Strategy (IKNS)

Develop both technical and people skills to help your team, company – and career – thrive. IKNS’ state-of-the-art theory and practice at the intersection of data analytics, collaboration and change management will help you turn your ingenuity into lasting impact.

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Program at a Glance

“The program helps you build concrete skills and learn techniques that can help you capitalize on your strengths in the marketplace.”

– Naureen A., ‘20SPS, Information & Knowledge Strategy

Flexible Curriculum & Pace

Full-Time or Part-Time
Hybrid: Combination of Online and On Campus
Apply year-round for fall admission

International Students

STEM-accredited
Curricular Practical Training (CPT)
3 years of optional work experience in the US upon completing their degree (OPT)

In this program, you will:

Benefit from a Holistic, Interdisciplinary Approach

Courses in information science, organizational psychology and change management, as well as practical skills in project management and executive leadership will help you advance in your current role or make a career pivot.

Master the Latest in Business Analytics

Learn to use the deluge of data at your fingertips to arrive at smarter, more innovative management decisions and then translate these insights into lasting change for your organization.

Tailor Your Experience

Our flexible curriculum is designed to be completed by working professionals and career pivoters. Choose the electives, pace and campus experience that fit your own intellectual curiosity and career objectives.