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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, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Working with Distressed and Distressing Students April 12, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm
136 Hoagland Hall Register
Graduate Program Policy and Administration April 25, 2019 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
The Graduate Academic Experience May 7, 2019 9:00 am- 12:00 pm Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Graduate Admissions: Best Practices in Application Review July 25, 2019 9:00 am- 11:30 am Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room TBA

 


Elective Courses (choose two):

Topic Date and Time Location Registration
International Student Advising- Graduate Students February 13, 2019
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
136 Hoagland Hall Register

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

February 27, 2019
9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
Understanding Graduate Student Academic Employment May 14, 2019
8:30 am - 11:30 am
Heitman Staff Learning Center, Hamilton Room Register
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