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.
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:
- 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.
- 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 firstname.lastname@example.org to find out if the course that interests you is restricted.
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.