24 months
17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Students have the opportunity to complete a dual degree in Educational Technology - Library and Information Science (Dual Degree) program from Kent State University. 

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A separate application must be submitted for each program. Students can view admission requirements for each program on their respective catalog page.

The Educational Technology - Library and Information Science (Dual Degree) program from Kent State University leads to a multi-age initial licensure in school library media. This program prepares students to work in all types of libraries, including school libraries. The program of study includes professional educational requirements, along with library science and educational technology courses.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Demonstrate knowledge about different types of hardware and of a variety of different software applications.
  • Conduct literature reviews to examine issues associated with technology and learning.
  • Develop, implement and troubleshoot web-based, interactive multimedia educational programs.
  • Design, develop and evaluate educational materials using various technology tools.
  • Apply principles of message design to the development of educational materials.
  • Identify critical issues related to the field of educational technology.
  • Advocate for the appropriate use of technology in educational settings, including providing equitable access to technology resources for all students.
  • Apply principles of change management, organizational development, technological diffusion and adoption and project management to effecting change in an organization.
  • Practice the systematic evaluation of educational materials that use technology, based upon the objectives previously established for the unit or lesson.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Theory and Practice in the Teaching of Reading
  • Reading in Content Areas
  • Technology and Learning
  • Trends in Educational Technology
  • Information Organization
  • People in the Information Ecology
  • Research and Assessment in Library and Information Science
  • School Library Management
  • Information Literacy for Youth

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.


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Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000-point scale
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation from academic and professional references
  • Computer Science and Computer Technology concentrations require evidence of a valid 4-year Resident Educator or 5-year Professional State of Ohio teaching license.
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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