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Graduate Education Certificate Series

Overview

The Graduate Education Certificate program provides essential knowledge for campus staff and advisors on how best to support graduate students and manage graduate programs.  The courses provide an overview of several areas key to graduate student success and exploration of policies and procedures in graduate education. To receive certification, you must complete all five foundational courses and two electives. 

 

Required Courses

Topic Date and Time Location Registration
Graduate Admissions: Best Practices in Application Review July 25, 2019 9:00 am- 11:30 am Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Academic Graduate Student Funding and Financial Management for Staff August 21, 2019 1:00 pm- 4:00pm  Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Graduate Admissions: Best Practices in Application Review October 2, 2019 1:30 pm - 4:00 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Graduate Program Policy and Administration October 16, 2019 1:30 pm- 4:30 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Canceled
Working with Distressed and Distressing Students October 25, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
136 Hoagland Hall Register
The Graduate Academic Experience November 7, 2019 9:00 am- 12:00 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register

 


Elective Courses (choose two):

Topic Date and Time Location Registration
Digital Recruitment: Engaging Prospective Graduate Students Through Web, Email and Social Media July 9, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
External Fellowships for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars: Policy, Procedure, and Best Practices July 16, 2019
1:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Professional Development: Advising Graduate Students for Success August 5, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am
260 Hoagland Hall Register
International Student Advising- Graduate Students TBA   Register

Conflict Competence: Tips and Clues to Craft Action Plans to Better Manage Conflicts

TBA   Register
Understanding Graduate Student Academic Employment May 6, 2020
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register