School of Information Sciences - Library and Information Science Program

School Library Certification Program

Reporting Completed Coursework To Obtain Act 48 Hours Endorsement Option

Students who are working in school districts are required to have completed coursework posted for Act 48 compliance. Act 48 credit can be received for up to two courses.

To apply for the Act 48 credits online, click here.

Once you have completed the online registration, the information is submitted the University Registrar for verification. A report will be generated from the Registrar and submitted to the School of Education, which submits the verified information to the Pennsylvania Department of Education – Act 48 Website.



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The iSchool hosts a number of opportunities for you to explore the LIS program. Attend Information Sessions at the iSchool or online, whichever suits your schedule. More >

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