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    Nov 14, 2019  
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Graduate Catalog

Academic Advising Graduate Certificate


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This program is offered fully online.

Certificate Code: XAD

Description


Graduate Certificate in Academic Advising is intended for practicing academic advisors and those who plan to enter the field. The curriculum addresses an array of relevant topics including student development theory, issues of diversity, and other challenging characteristics of students who participate in academic advising services. Upon completion of the certificate program, student should be able to:

  • Promote student success
  • Apply various approaches based on individual student need
  • Understand institutional and government laws and policies that affect their ability to advise effectively
  • Refer students to institutional and community resources
  • Recognize differences among students and respond to student issues accordingly

Course Location/Delivery


Online

Admissions Requirements


Must meet University Graduate Admissions and English Proficiency requirements.

Application Process


To learn about the application process, and to access the application, please review our application process.

Prerequisites


None

Requirements of this Certificate (12 Credit Hours)


Electives


Time Limit


2 years

Credit Toward Graduate Degree


The certificate course credits may be applied to a graduate degree with departmental approval.

Contacts


Contact Information: http://www.grad.usf.edu/cert

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