OL 3875.01: Excellence in Academic Advising: Career Advising

  • 01/01/2023 - 12/31/2023

Although career advising is not the primary role of an academic adviser, holistic academic advising involves more than just course selection. Students ask academic advisers career-related questions like which major to choose. While you are not assigned to career advising, you will likely encounter common career-related questions from students.

The purpose of this training is to:

  • inform the career conversations you have with students
  • support you in identifying suitable referrals to career professionals at your campus
  • provide a professional development opportunity for you

Course Objectives
By the end of this training, you should:

  • be able to assist students when they ask you for advice on career topics
  • understand common choices made during college
  • understand how college majors are related to career pathways
  • identify and use valid and reliable career resources
  • recognize hand-off points between academic advisers and career professionals
  • Number: OL 3875.01
  • Category:
  • Mode: Self-Guided
  • Duration: 30 Days
  • Time Commitment: 1–2 hours