Learning Design & Technology - Library

MA

Teacher librarians must add value to a school and contribute directly to the school’s goals and priorities. The Teacher Librarian Leadership MA degree will prepare you with the information-technology, pedagogy, and leadership skills you need to help students and teaching colleagues succeed and adapt to the demands of today’s world of information and technology.

The Program at a Glance

School: School of Education & Human Development Campus: CU Denver Classroom: Fully Online Credits required for completion: 30 Application deadline: Rolling decision

The Details

Teacher librarians must add value to a school and contribute directly to the school’s goals and priorities. The Teacher Librarian Leadership MA degree will prepare you with the information-technology, pedagogy, and leadership skills you need to help students and teaching colleagues succeed and adapt to the demands of today’s world of information and technology.

In your courses, you will learn about integrating information and learning strategies, school library management, collection development, collaborative planning, learning technologies, and instructional leadership. You will experience resource-based learning that is immediately applicable to your work. You will complete the program with a portfolio of your work and practical ideas for your library. The portfolio, published on the Web, offers you the opportunity to bring your many projects and products together in an attractive way for prospective employers.

Our fully online program fits your schedule and your lifestyle. Courses are taught by highly effective teacher librarians with school library and leadership experience. Award-winning faculty teaching in the CU Denver Teacher Librarian Leadership program is committed to offering classes that serve the needs of today's graduate student.

Admissions Requirements

Application Deadlines

The following deadlines are firm, early submissions are encouraged.

Fall Semester: June 1

Spring Semester: November 1

Summer Semester: April 1

Application Requirements

  • 3 recommendation letters
  • Official Transcripts from all institutions attended
  • If applying for an endorsement, a copy of your Teaching License is required
  • Resume/CV
  • Written Statement: Describe your interest in the program, your special strengths, and the goals you hope to achieve through your work in the program
  • $50.00 application fee
  • International Applicants only: Proof of English Language Proficiency (International applicants should review the following information regarding English language proficiency)
  • Admissions Interview: An interview may be required as part of the admissions process. If so, applicants will be contacted with more details.

For more information, email education@ucdenver.edu or call 303-315-6300.

Additional Requirements

To complete the Teacher Librarian Leadership program, you will need reliable high-speed Internet access from home. Faculty and students use web-based applications like Instructure Canvas to complete coursework. For more information, visit CU Online's technical requirements page.