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Continuing Study Course and Workshop Admissions


Professionals in the information industry are invited to take individual courses and workshops that will advance their skills in a particular area.

Courses

Kent State University offers two options for persons wanting to take individual courses for self-improvement, intellectual curiosity or professional development, without obtaining a degree:

  1. Guest students can take up to six (6) semester hours of graduate-level courses. In order to be a guest student, you must have earned a bachelor's degree or equivalent from an accredited institution. 
  2. Non-degree students also must already have a bachelor's degree.

For specific requirements and application details for these two categories, visit http://www.kent.edu/admissions/apply/graduate/,

Note: Enrollment in some courses SLIS courses is restricted to current students only. Check the course description in the Graduate Catalog or email slisinform@kent.edu to find out if the course that interests you is restricted.


Workshops

Non-students: Anyone who is not currently registered for courses at Kent State should contact the Office of Continuing and Distance Education at 330-672-3100 to register for SLIS workshops.

Current students: Log in to your FlashLine account. Under the "Student Tools and Courses" tab, click on "Add or Drop Classes," and then enter the five-digit CRN number from the workshop schedule.

M.L.I.S. students must fill out the Request for Workshop Credit form AND consult the Workshop-Course Overlap List before registering for a workshop. Up to four (4) workshop credits may be counted toward the degree.