Learn more from the
Youth Services web site.
The FSU School of Information Certificate in Youth Services prepares information professionals to be successful youth services specialists. This certificate program offers training in resources, services, and evaluation focused on the information needs and interests of children and youth.
Accredited through the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools and the American Library Association
Time or Location Requirements: Courses generally have a synchronous online class meeting time scheduled one night on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday from either 6pm to 8pm ET or 8pm to 10pm ET. Attendance in weekly synchronous class meetings is required and students can participate from anywhere they have a reliable internet connection with a headset/microphone connection. For more information about online education with the School of Information, please visit the School's website.
The FSU School of Library & Information Studies' Youth Services Certificate program prepares librarians to be successful youth services librarians.
These courses may not be offered every semester.
Students must have earned a Bachelor degree prior to admission.
Prospective students must submit the online FSU SLIS Supplemental Application, a copy of your current resume, and official transcripts from all post-secondary institutions to the School of Library and Information Studies.
Students must earn a B or higher in each of the four courses taken for credit.
The cost of this program is equal to tuition and fees for the Academic Year 2016-17 as stated on the Student Business Services website, plus a per credit hour distance learning fee (fees vary by course). Special market rates may be available. Contact the department for more specific fee information relative to student status and location.