K-State College of Business Seeks Academic Advisor

The College of Business at Kansas State University is seeking to fill a full-time position in academic advising.  The college has a centralized advising model with 7 professional academic advisors who serve all the students in the undergraduate program. The advising team’s overarching mission is to enhance student success by providing individualized and comprehensive advising services that meet the needs of diverse student populations. The academic advisors work very closely with the college’s career development staff, academic departments and university support programs.

The individual in this position will:

  • Provide information about academic programs and main career paths in business
  • Teach sections of the Business Orientation course to new students
  • Work closely with students on developing academic plans that meet individual student’s needs, interests, and academic and career goals
  • Disseminate college and university policies and procedures in a timely and effective manner
  • Coordinate college new student orientation and enrollment programs
  • Develop and implement activities and programs to support and enhance academic advising services
  • Revise advising materials and resources
  • Collaborate with staff and faculty in the college as well as university support programs
  • Serve on college and university-wide committees

For full position description and application procedures, please visit: https://careers.k-state.edu/cw/en-us/job/508352/academic-advisor-college-of-business

Spring 2020 Enrollment Continues

Spring semester begins January 21, 2020Enrollment is October 28, 2019 – January 21, 2020. Enroll early for best selection of courses. 

Course Offerings for Spring 2020
EDCEP 816 Research Methods
EDCEP 829 Learning Principles
EDCEP 835 Foundations of Academic Advising
EDCEP 838 Student Development Theory
EDCEP 839 Assessment of Academic Advising* – Completion of EDCEP 816 Required
EDCEP 851 Multicultural Aspects of Academic Advising
EDCEP 854 College Student Athlete
EDCEP 863 Trends in Career Development
EDSP 853 College Students with Special Needs

The Course Schedule is available on the K-State web site at http://courses.k-state.edu/. This schedule provides a listing of all classes offered during the semester, a description of enrollment procedures, an academic calendar, and other useful information.

The Course Schedule will provide the class number, which is needed to enroll in the course through KSIS. Academic Advising courses can be found by clicking on the term one is registering for, then the College of Education, and then Department of Special Education, Counseling, and Student Affairs. Courses are listed in numerical order.

Programs of Study Required by Graduate School

The Graduate School requires a Program of Study after a student has completed 3 courses (9 credits) in the Academic Advising Master’s program.

The Program of Study lists the courses a student intends to take to complete the requirements of the degree. It does not need to list when a student will take the courses. There are a few pieces of information necessary to prepare the paperwork.

Select an elective course:

  1. EDCEP 812 – History and Philosophy of Higher Education – Fall
  2. EDCEP 839 – Assessment of Academic Advising – Spring
  3. EDCEP 864 – Current Issues in Intercollegiate Athletics – Summer

The advisor is the major professor on a supervisory committee. Two additional faculty will serve on the committee. The committee reviews final projects.  The following graduate faculty are available to serve on committees: 

     · Doris Carroll 
     · Christy Craft 
     · Judy Hughey 
     · Ken Hughey 
     · Marilyn Kaff 
     · Charlie Nutt
     · Lisa Rubin
     · Dan Wilcox

Please contact Pam McGlynn  to start the Program of Study process if you have completed 3 courses in the Master’s degree program.

Penn State Seeking a Student Success Center Coach

Pennsylvania State University is seeking a Student Success Center Coach. The position is at the University Park, PA campus. For more information about the available job please visit: https://psu.jobs/job/91543

Spring 2020 Enrollment Dates

Spring semester begins January 21, 2020. Enrollment is October 28, 2019 – January 21, 2020. Enroll early for best selection of courses. 

Course Offerings for Spring 2020
EDCEP 816 Research Methods
EDCEP 829 Learning Principles
EDCEP 835 Foundations of Academic Advising
EDCEP 838 Student Development Theory
EDCEP 839 Assessment of Academic Advising* – Completion of EDCEP 816 Required
EDCEP 851 Multicultural Aspects of Academic Advising
EDCEP 854 College Student Athlete
EDCEP 863 Trends in Career Development
EDSP 853 College Students with Special Needs

The Course Schedule is available on the K-State web site at http://courses.k-state.edu/. This schedule provides a listing of all classes offered during the semester, a description of enrollment procedures, an academic calendar, and other useful information.

The Course Schedule will provide the class number, which is needed to enroll in the course through KSIS. Academic Advising courses can be found by clicking on the term one is registering for, then the College of Education, and then Department of Special Education, Counseling, and Student Affairs. Courses are listed in numerical order.

Ph.D. in Leadership in Academic Advising

We’re officially accepting applications until Dec. 1 for the first cohort of the Ph.D. in Leadership in Academic Advising, which begins summer 2020.

The leadership in academic advising doctoral program prepares professionals for roles in leadership, research and teaching focused on academic advising in higher education. The courses emphasize the need to recognize the contributions of diversity, theory, practice and research to professional advising.

This program is offered as a specialization within the counseling and student development doctoral program and requires a minimum of 90 credit hours post-baccalaureate.

You will complete the program as a cohort and will take the doctoral courses in a planned sequence of six credit hours per semester (fall, spring and summer). All courses will be offered using K-State Online (Canvas), our course management system. Some synchronous class and cohort sessions will be required via Zoom, our interactive video system. A one-week, on-campus session will be required during each of the first three summers of the program.

A recorded informational session can be found here. Join us for a live informational Zoom session at 1 p.m. CDT on Friday, Nov. 1, 2019.

Applications for the program are now being accepted, with a due date of Dec. 1, 2019.

https://global.k-state.edu/education/academic-advising/doctorate/?fbclid=IwAR17c4ryZ3OFLX6UnXspVzSXdXPfV8yUT1CYSbXIGwDKNrCYgLfbCBkN3Kk

K-State Events at NACADA Annual Conference

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The 2019 NACADA Annual Conference will be in Louisville, KY  October 20-23, 2019.

K-State Graduate Reception
Monday, October 21, 2019, 5:30-7:30 pm.
Location: The Spire at Hyatt Regency Louisville, 320 West Jefferson Street, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, top floor.
 
K-State Breakfast Gathering
Tables will be reserved at the continental breakfast on Tuesday, October 22, 2019 for students to meet with faculty. There will be some signs at the tables. The breakfast is from 7:30 to 8:15.

 

Conference sessions will be held at two venues – the Kentucky International Convention Center and the Marriott Louisville Downtown. Each venue is connected via a covered and secure walkway. For more information regarding the NACADA Conference please visit: https://nacada.ksu.edu/Events/Annual-Conference.aspx