Jul 12, 2024  
2023-2024 School of Graduate Studies Catalog 
    
2023-2024 School of Graduate Studies Catalog

Library Media Studies, Initial License


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This program is designed for those students who hold a master’s degree and are looking to become certified as a Library Teacher All levels. Our goal is to prepare our students to become innovative and creative school librarians through the introduction of best practices, new ideas in the field, and avenues for the pursuit of excellence. Course topics include: resources for knowledge acquisition, literature K-12, information literacy, management of the school library, and library design.

Admissions Requirements  

Program Requirements


Upon acceptance into the program, you will complete a tentative Plan of Study in consultation with the program coordinator. You must request that any transfer credits be considered at this time. PLEASE NOTE THAT NO MORE THAN THREE COURSES TAKEN AT SALEM STATE UNIVERSITY BEFORE ADMISSION CAN BE COUNTED TOWARDS THIS PROGRAM. You should meet regularly with the program coordinator to discuss your progress and revise your plan of study as needed.

Total Credits: 15 - 27


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Candidates for educational licensure must also take and pass the Massachusetts Tests for Educator Licensure prior to the practicum.

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