MLIS Master of Library and Information Science with Emphasis in Library Media Specialist, Certification

In the state of Missouri, Library Media Certification is granted by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education (DESE). The School of Information Science & Learning Technologies (SISLT) LIS Program offers many of the courses approved by DESE for this certification. Presently SISLT does not offer courses in Library Media Administration and Curriculum and the Media Center. Students are encouraged to speak with their academic advisors about completing these courses at other universities in the state of Missouri. For more information about the process of certification, please visit DESE website.