Master of Library Science
Appalachian State University

Program Details

The online Master of Library Science degree program is designed to prepare students for rewarding careers as school or public librarians. Graduates may apply for licensure (076 Media Coordinator) from the State of North Carolina as well as Public Librarian Certification from the North Carolina Public Librarian Certification Commission.  Courses may include Collection Development and Management, Information Sources and Services, Organization of Information, and Strategic Administration of Library Resources and Services.

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Appalachian State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests


Application Requirements

Occupational License, Resume/CV, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s)

Additional Info

  • Additional online coursework is required for those without current licensure.