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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 January 30, 2020 9:00am-12:00 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Graduate Admissions: Best Practices in Application Review TBA Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Graduate Program Policy and Administration April 21, 2020 1:30pm- 4:30 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Working with Distressed and Distressing Students April 17, 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  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 TBA Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
External Fellowships for Graduate Students and Postdoctoral Scholars: Policy, Procedure, and Best Practices TBA Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Professional Development: Advising Graduate Students for Success TBA 260 Hoagland Hall Register
International Student Advising- Graduate Students February 26, 2020 8:30 am- 12:00 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register

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

Multiple dates UC Davis and UC Davis Health campuses Register
Understanding Graduate Student Academic Employment May 6, 2020
1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register