YA Services at Library Schools

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Interested in becoming a YA librarian? Take a look at the offerings or programs on YA services at the following ALA-accredited library graduate programs.

University of Alabama

Albany, State University of New York

University of Alberta

University of Arizona

University of British Columbia

University of Buffalo – some specializations may apply (i.e. Library Media Specialist etc.)

UCLA – Option to obtain Post Master’s Certificate of Specialization in Information Studies

The Catholic University of America

Clarion University

Dalhousie University

University of Denver –Concentrations that may apply (i.e. School Libraries)

Dominican University – Option of Certificate of Special Study available to post-MLIS students

Drexel University - Youth Services concentration available

Emporia State University

Florida State – Youth Services Specialization available

University of Hawaii

University of Illinois  

Indiana University – Offer Master of Library Science/Certificate in Nonprofit Management)

University of Iowa – School Media Specialist Certification available

Kent State University – Certificate of Advanced Study available and K-12 School Library Licensure

University of Kentucky

Long Island University – Specialization in School Library Media

Louisiana State University - Specialization in Youth Service

McGill University

University of Maryland

University of Michigan – School Library Media Program and option to Tailor Your Own MSI

University of Missouri-Columbia

University of Montreal

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill – Certificates available for UNS Nonprofit Leadership and School Library Media Coordinators

University of North Carolina, Greensboro – Licensure available for School Library Media Coordinator or School Media Supervisor

North Carolina Central University – Track available as School Media Coordinator

University of North Texas – Youth Librarianship program of study

University of Oklahoma – Children and Young Adult Services Program or School Library Media Program

University of Pittsburgh – Specialization in Resources and Services: Children and Youth

Pratt Institute

City University of New York, Queens College – Children and Young Adult Services Certificate Program

University of Rhode Island – School Library Media track

Rutgers University – School Library Certification

St. John’s

San Jose State University – Youth Librarianship

Simmons College – School Library Teacher Certification Program

University of South Carolina – Certificate of concentration available

University of South Florida

Southern Connecticut State University

University of Southern Mississippi

Syracuse University

University of Tennessee

University of Texas, Austin – Certificate of Advanced Study available

Texas Woman’s University

University of Toronto

Valdosta State University

University of Washington

Wayne State University – Concentration available in Public Library Services to Children and Young Adults

University of Western Ontario
– Children’s/Youth Services concentration available

University of Wisconsin, Madison

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee