The School Librarianship, M.Ed. from East Tennessee State University prepares candidates to become certified as school library media specialists to serve in K-12 schools. The curriculum is aligned with the standards of the American Library Association, American Association of School Librarians, and the State of Tennessee licensure standards.
The school library media center is a hub for technological information gathering and information processing as well as for literary enrichment. The school librarian is a critical resource person for teachers who look to the center for various types of instructional support, both in printed and in action-oriented visual formats.
You should consider becoming a School Librarian if you:
- enjoy helping others use new technology
- like to work with a wide range of students
- enjoy connecting students to literature
- enjoy focusing on special projects
- enjoy the challenges of an ever-changing field
Are you ready to redirect your path from the regular classroom? ETSU's School Librarianship, M.Ed. program offers a natural and seamless transition from classroom teacher to librarian. Enjoy a rewarding career that allows you to apply all of your skills and knowledge.
Information including the curriculum and graduation requirements can be found in the ETSU Graduate Catalog Entry for the School Librarianship, M.Ed..
Credits to complete this program: 36 credit hours
|TN Residents||eRate (Out of State, 100% online)||Out of State|
|$610 per credit hour||$765 per credit hour||$1451 per credit hour|
*Note, tuition discounts are available for border county students.
Read more about cost, paying for courses, scholarship options and financial aid.
Steps to Apply
Step 1 - Create your ETSU Application Account
Step 1 Create your ETSU Application Account by choosing the "Sign Up" option
Step 2 - Sign into the ETSU Application Portal
Step 2 Sign into the ETSU Application Portal and select "Start a New Application"
Step 3 - Complete the Remaining Fields
Step 3 Choose "Graduate," select your student type (domestic or international), select "Master's," term, then choose School Librarianship and complete the remainder of the form.