St. Cloud State University

College of Education

Instructional Technology

Address:

St. Cloud State UniversitySchool of Graduate Studies720 Fourth Avenue South

Stewart Hall 257

Saint Cloud, MN 56301

United States

Phone:

1-320-308-0121

Program Information

Degree Offered:

M.S.- Information Media: Educational Media., School Library Media Specialist Licensure.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

This program incorporates all of the competency requirements leading to licensure as a school library media specialist and is specifically structured for persons desiring a career in the K-12 schools. To be eligible, students must hold a baccalaureate degree and must meet the Standards of Effective Practice Competencies. This program is designed for both full-time and part-time students and can be completed through regular evening instruction. It can also be completed through summer session attendance. Degrees Offered: Master of Science in Information Media: Educational Media, Plan A (Thesis) at 42 credits. Master of Science in Information Media: Educational Media, Plan B (Starred Paper) at 39 credits. Master of Science in Information Media: Educational Media, Plan C (Portfolio) at 39 credits.

Accreditation:

Association for Educational Communications and Technology American Association of School Libraries.

International Student Requirements:

In addition to submitting an application, application fee, GRE/GMAT scores If required by program, and 3 letters of recommendation, international students must also submit scores from a language admission exam and financial documentation stating that the student can cover the cost of graduate study. Qualifying language admission exams and required scores are as follows: TOEFL: 213 on the computer exam, 550 on the paper exam or 79 on the iBT with no subscore under 17; Michigan Placement Test: 80; IELTS: 6.5.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes

# of Credits Required: 39-42

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): 344.74 resident/538.86 non-resident USD

In State Tuition (per year): 9170 USD

Out State Tuition (per year): 13829 USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 10,000-19,999