OL 3850.01 Excellence in Academic Advising: Under-Resourced Students II, Apr2024

  • 04/01/2024 - 04/29/2024

This course is Part 2 on how to provide quality academic advising to under-resourced students based on the essential components and unique characteristics of each student population. Topics include advising diverse student populations, including athletes, online, nontraditional, high-achieving, military, and transfer students. You don’t have to complete Part 1 before taking this course.

Taking a holistic view of advising a student is always a good approach, but it’s particularly important when working with these student populations. This requires an understanding of many student cohorts and the unique characteristics of each population.

Course Objectives

After taking this course, you should be able to do the following:

  • Identify the unique characteristics and barriers that may put particular students’ college success at risk.
  • Differentiate the challenges of individual student populations and identify strategies to use when working with under-resourced students.
  • Learn the relational and conceptual considerations of advising under-resourced students.
  • Identify important referral indicators for under-resourced students.
  • Number: OL 3850.01
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  • Mode: Instructor Led
  • Duration: 4 weeks
  • Time Commitment: 3-5 hours/week