Library Media Add-On Certification

Georgia College & State University offers a program for an add-on in Library Media. Programs for the add-on are tailored for the individual student. Students are encouraged to consider a second master's degree in lieu of this add-on. Please discuss this option with an advisor.

Admission Requirements

  • Hold a Master's degree from an accredited institution and be certified in an education field and at the Masters level.
  • Meet minimal Grade Point Average of 2.75
  • Submit a University Admissions Form including application fee, if applicable.
  • Submit two professional recommendations (pdf) using the College of Education format.
  • Submit official transcripts from all colleges/universities attended (except GCSU)
  • Submit verification of immunization
  • Application Process

All application materials should be sent to:

Office of Graduate Admissions
Georgia College & State University
Campus Box 107
Milledgeville, GA 31061

Typical Programs

A Typical Program for an Individual who has a Master of Education (M.Ed.) Degree*

  • EDIT 5202  Instructional Technology for Teachers
  • EDIT 6254  Operation of the Library Media Center
  • EDIT 6256  Information Sources and Services in the Media Center
  • EDIT 6263  Information Technologies in the Media Center
  • EDIT 6268  Selection of Library Media
  • EDIT 6275  Instructional Design
  • EDIT 6960  Library Media Specialist Internship
  • EDIT Elective- one of the three literature courses offered

*These are typical plans and will vary according to the previous coursework of the candidate.


Candidates for the Non-Degree Certification Add-On in School Library Media must be recommended by the GCSU Certification Officer to the Professional Standards Commission.

Certification Requirements


Library Media Add-On Certification

Diane Gregg

Dr. Diane Gregg

Program Coordinator
Room 133

EdD, University of Missouri-St. Louis; MA, Southeast Missouri State University; BS, Southeast Missouri State University


Children’s and Young Adult Literature, Information Literacy, Intellectual Freedom

Professional Service

Service to Library Media/Instructional Technology Students, Service to the Georgia College community, Service to Practicing Media Specialists and Classroom Teachers

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Ms. Shanda Brand

Director of Graduate Programs
217A Kilpatrick Education Center