Graduate Certificate in School Library Media Specialist

School Library Media

Program Director: Dr. Kimberly McFall



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Program Overview:
The Graduate Certificate in School Library Media Specialist requires 21 hours of course credit. The certificate prepares K-12 teachers to manage school library media centers, collaborate with faculty to support the school curriculum and facilitate information literacy.

Program Highlights:

  • Provides a certificate endorsement program for elementary and secondary teachers who have met initial licensure requirements.
  • Many of the required courses are offered online.

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Certificate Application Essentials
How to apply:

  • Prospective certificate-only students should apply for admission to Marshall University as a Certificate/Professional Development student and select the School Library Media Specialist Certificate on the application form.
  • Applicants should follow the admissions process described in the Graduate Catalog, or at the Graduate Admissions website.

Deadline for Application: December 1 (Spring semester); August 1 (Fall Semester); May 1 (Summer)