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.
CurriculumGSLIS maintains a rigorous yet flexible curriculum that reflects the changing needs of its constituency, through ongoing assessment and revision.
- 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
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
- Apply before
DisciplinesEducation Library Science Teaching View 3210 other Masters in Education in United States
- 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
International25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
National25650 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
- Full-time - $5,545/semester
- Part-time - $470/credit
Living costs for New York City
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