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Career Area: Education and Training
Associate Degree
Program Number: 10-557-1
Offered Completely Online
Become an information specialist! Libraries are often among the first place people go for assistance and information.
Approximately 2 Years to Complete
This is based on full-time enrollment. Actual time to completion may vary based on the availability of courses a college offers and the number of credits the student takes in any given time period.
Credit Program
Most credit programs are eligible for financial aid, while most non-credit certificates provide valuable work-related skills on a short timeline. Check with the college offering the program to determine if it is eligible for financial aid.
Average Annual Tuition: $4386
This is based on one year of full-time enrollment for in-state students. WTCS tuition is set by the Wisconsin Technical College System Board in March for the following year. It does not include books, materials or program/college-related fees.
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Library & Information Services Careers

Recent Wisconsin job postings for this degree:

Circulation Supervisor
Education Paraprofessional
Library Assistant
Library Technician
Media Specialist


Library & Information Services Programs

Become an information specialist! Libraries are often among the first place people go for assistance and information. If you have strong organization and customer service skills, CVTC’s new Library & Information Services program is the right choice for you. Gain real experience working in a library that will prepare you for a career at a public library, non-profit, school, or government organization. Upon completion of the program, you may gain employment as a Circulation Supervisor, Education Paraprofessional, Library Assistant, Library Technician, Media Specialist, or Register of Deeds.

The Library & Information Services program is 100% online – which means you can study at a time that works best for you. This program is financial aid eligible, with no program textbooks to purchase and the option to receive credit for prior learning, which means you’ll earn your diploma at a fraction of the cost than at a four-year university. This program is a continuing education option for Wisconsin public library directors and K-12 teachers. Program credits will also transfer to UW-Milwaukee’s online IST bachelor degree program if you choose to continue your education.

Library & Information Services Part of a Career Pathway Program Transfers Offered completely online Shared Program
CVTC Library & Media Technician at CVTC