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Library Media Specialist for Certified Teachers

The City University of New York

12 months
Duration
855 USD/credit 25650 USD/year
855 USD/credit 25650 USD/year
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About

The Library Media Specialist for Certified Teachers program from The City University of New York prepares graduates for employment and service in a diverse, global, and rapidly changing information society now and in the future.

Overview

Graduates of the Library Media Specialist for Certified Teachers program from The City University of New York are able to demonstrate appropriate competencies and to articulate ethical values as defined by LIS professional organizations, and other stakeholder communities.

Curriculum

GSLIS maintains a rigorous yet flexible curriculum that reflects the changing needs of its constituency, through ongoing assessment and revision.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Materials, Literature, and Collection
  • Development for Children and Youth
  • Organization and Management: School Library Media Centers
  • Teaching Information Literacy in K-12
  • Resources for the School Curriculum
  • Reading Motivation Techniques for Children & Adolescents 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants to all School Library Media Specialist programs must first be admitted to GSLIS via the standard application procedure.
  • Admission to the Library Media Specialist Program for Certified Teachers additionally requires that the applicant possess a valid New York State teaching certification.
  • Applicants whose undergraduate cumulative grade-point average is below 3.0, but who otherwise merit consideration for admission, may be required to take the Graduate Record Examination (GRE). Applicants with undergraduate GPAs below 3.0 who hold advanced degrees are not required to take the GRE.
  • A meeting with the Director of the School, the Graduate Advisor, or a member of the School’s Admissions Committee will be required before a decision on admission is made.
  • Letters of Reference - 3
  • Essay - 500 Words

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    25650 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.

Resident: 

  • Full-time - $5,545/semester
  • Part-time - $470/credit

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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