Non-Degree Options

Non-Degree Options

Professional development and continuing education opportunities are a priority at the Information School. The Information School partners with UW Extension to provide a gateway for professional development and career advancement.

School Library Media Endorsement

Students interested in pursuing careers as teacher librarians must hold a teaching certificate and must acquire a Library Media Endorsement.  

Certificate Programs

Programs offered by UW PCE for information professionals. This includes both classroom-based and online options.

Continuing Education for LIS Professional Development

An overview of the Continuing Education (CE) option for graduate-level electives. This option is for those working in the library and information science field who are looking for professional development opportunities.

Taking Individual Courses as a Non-Degree Seeking Student

Options and registration instructions for taking Master of Library and Information Science (LIS) courses and Master of Science in Information Management (IMT) courses via nonmatriculated or graduate nonmatriculated status.

**Note: PhD (INSC) courses are not available through nonmatriculated or graduate nonmatriculated status.