Graduate Certificate in School Library Media
Marshall University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in School Library Media program is designed to prepare school librarians to manage library media centers, collaborate with faculty to reinforce school curriculum, and aid in literacy among students.  Standards for school library media specialists are determined by the American Association of School Librarians.  Standards are:

  • Teaching for Learning
  • Literacy & Reading
  • Information & Knowledge
  • Advocacy & Leadership
  • Program Management & Administration


  • Baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited institution
  • Official transcripts
  • Undergraduate GPA of 2.5 or a master’s degree
  • Teaching license or certification

Special Accreditation

Council for the Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission