Interested in a specific career in the field of library and information science? Our Certificate of Graduate Study is a great way to supplement your knowledge via a focused 12-hour program of study.
Whether you're looking to complete state certification requirements or become an expert in a specialization, this certificate allows you to focus on areas such as library administration, information science, technical services, information and records management, or information systems design.
Study at a school ranked in the Top 20 of all American Library Association-accredited schools (U.S. News & World Report).
An Expert Faculty
Learn from faculty members who combine distinguished academic careers with extensive professional experience.
Build a Portfolio
Create and submit an end-of-program portfolio that documents your learning and professional growth throughout your studies.
What You’ll Study
This certificate complements other graduate programs within our college and enhances your career opportunities, professional development and career readiness. You'll take 12 credit hours of elective courses in library and information science or a related discipline, tailored according to prior course work and your professional objectives.
Gain the professional and personal intelligence it takes to have a successful career.
Exchanging information and ideas through speaking, writing or other means of expression
Learning about and respecting diverse cultures and beliefs
Communicating and interacting effectively in a variety of social and professional situations
Inspiring and guiding others to achieve common goals and reach their full potential
Creating and implementing financial plans to achieve specific goals and objectives
Gathering and analyzing information to increase knowledge or solve problems
Using your degree
Make your college experience the foundation for a successful future.
- School Librarian
- Library Administration
- Information and Records Manager
- Information Systems Designer