The program at McDaniel College results in a Masters of Science (M.S.) in School Librarianship as well as state certification as a school library media specialist. Nationally accredited and recognized through NCATE, ALA, and the American Association of School Librarians (AASL), this 37-credit hour comprehensive program offers courses in literature for children and young adults, technology, information literacy skills, instructional collaboration, selecting quality materials that meet the needs of diverse learners, administrating a school library, and a 99-hour practicum experience.
Delivered entirely online, candidates may begin the program at their convenience, in the fall, spring, or summer semesters. The online classes are eight weeks long and two classes may be taken back to back in the fall and spring semesters, ensuring that candidates can finish the degree in 2 ½ years.
Contact: Mona Kerby, Ph.D.— tel: 410-857-2507; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org