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School 图书馆 媒体 Specialist

The School 图书馆 媒体 Specialist (SLMS) program from St. mgm集团 in St. 保罗、锰 prepares media specialists at the elementary, 中间, and secondary school levels. The SLMS can be completed as a license-only program, or as part of the Master of 图书馆 and Information Science 学位.

SLMS Program Highlights

格式: 在线

开始: Fall, Spring, or Summer

完成时间: 28个月*

学分要求: 36*

Tuition per credit (2023–2024): $1,042

总学费: $38,268

Rates are subject to change each June 1. Tuition and fee information

*Additional credits/time to completion required if the student does not hold a current MN teaching license

Scholarship Opportunities

一个圣. mgm集团 education is one of the most worthwhile investments you’ll ever make, and we are committed to helping you find ways to make that investment affordable.

New SLMS students are considered for 最高5,000元 in funding from the following 奖学金项目: leadership, diversity, alumni, and academic achievement.

SLMS students employed by a St. 凯特的 corporate or community partner 可能有资格获得 10%学费减免.

研究生 students may also be eligible for loan and grant programs.


Become an Education Leader in Technology and Literacy

In the school library media specialist license program, you’ll learn the principles of librarianship in general, and service to children and young adults in particular. Developmental psychology of the child, 青春期前, and adolescent is woven into the literature courses. The philosophy of education for elementary, 中间, and secondary school levels plays an integral role in our curriculum.

学生 who do not hold a current MN State teaching license will complete additional course and student teaching requirements.

职业生涯 in School Libraries and 媒体 Centers

With a school library media specialist license, you can manage the library and media centers of K–12 schools. They collaborate with teachers and other staff to develop curriculum and integrate resources into teaching and learning. Promoting reading in a variety of formats, they guide students to become effective users of ideas and information.

Employers actively recruit St. 凯特的毕业生. Our students are recognized leaders in the profession and hold positions such as library directors and national library association staff members.

School 图书馆 媒体 Specialist Program Overview

This option within the Master of 图书馆 and Information Science 学位 program is designed to educate students wishing to become school librarians. The prescribed course sequence  fulfills the requirements for the Minnesota School 图书馆 媒体 Specialist (SLMS) license.


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