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    East Tennessee State University
  Jan 21, 2018
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog

School Library Professional Certificate*

General Program Information

Renee C. Lyons, M.L.S., Graduate Coordinator

416 Warf-Pickel
Box 70684
(423) 439-7845

The program of Educational Media and Educational Technology offers a “School Library Professional” certificate to qualified candidates who have a master’s degree from an accredited institution and who hold a valid Tennessee teacher license may take 26 credit hours of approved classes to meet the current school licensure requirements for Tennessee endorsement School Library Specialist #473. Because courses are arranged sequentially and may only be offered once each year, students would complete all classes successfully in the previous term before advancing to the next term.


Rhona Hurwitz; Renee Lyons

Total Graduate Credit Hours: 26 Credit Hours


At the completion of the coursework, students would follow the current state requirement of taking Praxis Test #0311 “School Library Specialist” and apply for add-on status to their current teaching licensure.

Gainful Employment

*This is a Gainful Employment Program. For information about Gainful Employment programs, please see