Pennsylvania Library Science Degrees

There are four schools with ALA-accredited library science programs in Pennsylvania. They are Clarion University of Pennsylvania, Drexel University, Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, and the University of Pittsburgh. The Clarion University of Pennsylvania offers a Bachelors in Library Science, Dual Degree, and Graduate Certificate. The Bachelor's program is available on-campus and online. Drexel University provides a Bachelors in Library Science, a PhD in Library Science, Dual Degree, Graduate Certificate, and Masters in Library Science. The Bachelor's and PhD degrees are offered on-campus and online. The Master's program is only available online. The Krutztown University of Pennsylvania provides a Library Science MLS on-campus. The University of Pittsburgh offers a PhD in Library Science. It is offered on-campus and online.

Campus-based and online ALA-Accredited library science degrees in Pennsylvania

Clarion University of Pennsylvania

  • Campus Bachelors in Library Science
  • Online Bachelors in Library Science
  • Campus Dual Degree
  • Campus Graduate Certificate

Drexel University

  • Campus Bachelors in Library Science
  • Online Bachelors in Library Science
  • Campus PhD in Library Science
  • Online PhD in Library Science
  • Campus Dual Degree
  • Campus Graduate Certificate
  • Online Online Masters in Library Science
  • Online Online Masters in Library Science

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania

  • Campus Library Science MLS

University of Pittsburgh

  • Campus PhD in Library Science
  • Online PhD in Library Science

Options for campus based learning

The Clarion University of Pennsylvania is in Clarion, Pennsylvania. It is the county seat of the state and is a remote town setting. Drexel University is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. It is a vibrant city atmosphere. Kutztown is conveniently located between Allentown and Reading, Pennsylvania. It is under 20 miles from either city. The city has small-town charm. The University of Pittsburgh comprises 132 acres in the urban area of the Oakland neighborhood.

Careers, Top Employers, Salary Information

Recent job postings for Library Science holders in Pennsylvania
  • Corrections Library Assistant SCI Coal Township for the Commonwealth of PA - salary ranges from $36,127 to $51,736 per year
  • Information & Library Science Temporary Full-Time or Part-Time Pool for Clarion University of Pennsylvania - no salary listed
  • Adjunct Research & Instruction Librarian for the University of Scranton - no salary listed
  • Adjunct Archivist for Delaware County Community College - no salary listed
  • Library Media Specialist for Westtown School - no salary listed
  • Library Assistant - Bibliographic for the County of Berks - salary $12.10 per hour
  • Children's Services Coordinator/Librarian for Zelienople Area Public Library - salary ranges from $13.75 to $15.50 per hour