Hello Student Assistants!
The Spring 2021 Libraries Student Assistant Professional Development Certificate Program will take place online.
Libraries Professional Development Certificate Program
Student Assistants: Please email or forward your attendance documentation to email@example.com and copy your supervisor.
Acceptable forms of completion documentation include:
If you have any issues obtaining completion documentation, please email firstname.lastname@example.org for assistance.
The primary goal of University Libraries offering the Student Assistant Professional Development Certificate Program is to support student assistants in the completion of their studies at UNLV.
How to Earn a University Libraries Student Assistant Professional Development Certificate
Students must complete 6 credits to be eligible for the certificate. Repeated courses do not count towards credit total.
I. Required Classes (4 credits)
Library and Research Skills (select one: 1 credit)
Academic Skills (select one:1 credit)
Professional Preparedness Skills (select one: 1 credit)
Technology Skills (select one: 1 credit)
II. Electives (select any combination of 2 credits)
Any Elective credit
Additional Library and Research Skills credit
Additional Academic Skills credit
Additional Professional Preparedness Skills credit
Additional Technology Skills credit
III. Application for certificate
Student assistants that have completed the minimum requirements and are eligible to apply to receive their certificate of completion will be contacted with an invitation to apply (typically at the end of the Fall and Spring semesters).
The application process for completion requires a reflective essay and a survey.
Use this form to help keep track of which workshops you have completed.