Delaware Department of Education
The Townsend Building
401 Federal Street, Suite 2
Dover, DE 19901
Phone: (302) 857-3388 or 302-735-4000
Delaware Department of Education: https://www.doe.k12.de.us/
Teacher Licensure Needed: Yes
Master's Degree Needed: No
Praxis II Library Media Content Test Needed: No
Other Testing Needed: Not for transfer licenses from another state.
Description: Delaware offers a Certificate for School Library Media Specialist.
Evaluation Process for Licensure:
Criteria for eligibility includes completion of the following requirements:
- Bachelor's degree in any content area from a regionally accredited college/university; and,
- Master's degree from a regionally accredited college/university in an American Library Association (ALA) approved program in School Library/Media; or,
- Master's degree from a regionally accredited college/university in any other content area, including a general Media Library Specialist (MLS) degree, and completion of a program in School Library/Media approved by the Department which meets ALA Standards.
Reciprocity: Yes, if the candidate holds a full and current license/certificate comparable to a Delaware license. Limited licenses will be individually evaluated.