Frequently Asked Questions

How much will this cost?

Tuition & Fee Costs

Is this program completely online?

Yes

How long does the Program take to Complete?

Depends in how many courses one takes each semester. Most students take 2 per semester while working full time. Some take more in the summer.

Is this School Librarian Certification approved by states other than Texas?

No. This certification is approved by the Texas State Board of Educator Certification. Students wishing to obtain certification for other states will need to check with the educator certification agency in their state to see if they can apply for librarian certification after completing this program.

Is the ETLS masters program accredited by ALA?

Because our program is not a masters of Library Science degree (MLS/MLIS), it is not ALA accredited. The ETLS masters combines the core coursework for our Educational Technology masters degree with the coursework required for School Librarian Certification in Texas and is approved by the Texas State Board of Educator Certification.

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