Master of Arts in Youth Literature
Dominican University

Program Details

Enroll in this online library science degree and enhance professional opportunities.  With this program, you will prepare for a career as a teacher, librarian, reviewer, editor, or writer working with children and young adults.  Working with experts in the field, you will study a variety of formats and genres of youth literature, situating each in its cultural and historical contexts.  After completing this values-based curriculum, which emphasizes the practical application of leading-edge theory in professional practice, you will be able to evaluate literature for a variety of ages.  Graduates are able to make ethical, value-centered decisions, facilitate learning, and make evidence-based decisions.  

With this online library science degree students complete hands-on experiences and receive personal attention.  Enjoy a collaborative learning environment, expanding your knowledge, deepening your understanding, and preparing you as a leader and advocate.

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School Accreditation & Licensing

Dominican University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GMAT, GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Applicants who do not meet the 2.7 GPA requirement may submit additional materials for consideration