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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
Academic Graduate Student Funding and Financial Management for Staff TBA Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Graduate Admissions: Best Practices in Application Review June 24, 2020 9am-12pm Webinar Register
Graduate Program Policy and Administration May 26, 2020 1:30pm- 4:30 pm Webinar Register
Working with Distressed and Distressing Students August 13, 2020 9:00am-12:00 pm  Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room  Register
The Graduate Academic Experience May 14, 2020 9:00am-12:00 pm  Webinar Register

 


Elective Courses (choose two):

Topic Date and Time Location Registration
External Fellowships for Graduate Students: Policy, Procedure, and Best Practices July 27, 2020 9:00 am-11:15 am Webinar Register
Professional Development: Advising Graduate Students for Success TBA 260 Hoagland Hall Register
International Student Advising- Graduate Students TBA Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register

Conflict Competence for Staff

June 23, 2020 9:00am-12:00pm Webinar Register
Understanding Graduate Student Academic Employment TBA Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register