April 23, 2010
Elizabeth Blevins, Director, Office of Communications
Office: (740) 351-3810; FAX: (740) 351-3179; Cell: (740) 464-4854
940 Second Street – Portsmouth, Ohio 45662
Web site: www.shawnee.edu
Program in Library Science offered at Shawnee State
Shawnee State University will be offering a Master’s Degree
program in Library and Information Science through Kent
State University’s 12-12-12 Distance Learning Degree Program
in the School of Library and Information Science (SLIS).
will be provided through interactive video at SSU beginning
Fall 2010 semester and ending Spring 2012 semester. There
are no residence requirements and all necessary course work
can be completed without taking courses in Kent or Columbus.
brought this program to our campus several years ago and it
was very successful,” said Dr. Jeffrey Bauer, director of
the Graduate Center and interim associate provost. “We are
pleased to be able to offer this master’s program again and
continue our strong relationship with Kent State
are an undergraduate degree and a 3.0 minimum GPA. To learn
more about the program, a SLIS representative from Kent
State will be at SSU from 6 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, March
18 in the Advanced Technology Center, Room 134.
In order to
be admitted and registered for fall classes, potential
students need to initiate the application process as soon as
information, e-mail Mary Paschen, administrative clerk, at
call (330) 672-5842 or visit the Web site at
check under Programs, then go to 12-12-12 Distance Learning.