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Minnesota State University, Mankato
Minnesota State University, Mankato

Online Library Media

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Degree Program Library Media Education Program
Subject Area Education
Type/Location Online
Program URL
Number of Required Campus Visits 0 (zero) visits to campus are required
Degree Type Graduate - Licensure or M.S.
Total Number of Semester Credits
  • 28 credits for licensure
  • 34 credits for Masters Degree
Program Description

An online learning school library media licensure program (12-24 months) for individuals entering the school library media profession with an existing bachelor’s degree. The program also offers advanced certificate program for school library media specialist with a Masters in Library Media Education.

Admission Requirements

Admission into the Library Media Education program at Minnesota State University occurs at two levels

  • To the Graduate School
  • To the Program
For information on admission visit:
Other Requirements

Courses for Library Media Licensure and Masters

  • KSP 617 Foundations of Information Centers in Society (3 Cr)
  • KSP 631 Organization, Management, Leadership and Administration of Media Centers (3 Cr)
  • KSP 635 Information Literacy Skills and the Curriculum (3 Cr)
  • KSP 621 Information Resources (3 Cr)
  • KSP 634 Instructional Design and Production (3 Cr)
  • KSP 628 Instruction Design and Production for Digital Learning (3 Cr)
  • KSP 622 Materials for Children (3 Cr)
  • KSP 630 Materials for Young Adults (3 Cr)
  • KSP 698 Internship (4 Cr)

Total for Licensure 28 credits

  • KSP 609 Research Methods (3 Cr)
  • Elective (i.e. KSP 610 Scholarly Writing) (3 Cr)

Total for Masters Degree 34 credits

Program Contact Information

Educational Studies: K-12 and Secondary Programs
313 Armstrong Hall
Mankato , MN 56001 .
Phone: (507) 389-5662 or (507) 389-1965