School Library Media Certification Program

The School Library Media program is a track within the 36-credit hour MLIS program, enabling students to earn the MLIS degree while qualifying for School Library Media Certification in Rhode Island and other states in the Interstate Certificate Compact (including Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York and Vermont).


Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation (CAEP) with national recognition by the American Association of School Librarians (AASL) and approval by the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE)

Classes Offered

  • Campuses, Online
  • Days, Evenings

Application Deadline

  • Spring admission: October 15
  • Summer admission: March 15
  • Fall admission: June 15