Graduate Certificate in Academic Advising
Florida International University

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Academic Advising program is designed for those wishing to enter the field of academic advising.  It is also for those who have a degree in another discipline but work in academic advising.  This program can provide a foundation in the theory and practice of advising.  Courses include:

  • College Student Development Theory
  • Foundations of Academic Advising
  • Counseling Skills for Higher Education Professionals
  • College Student Life and Cultures
  • Cross Cultural Counseling

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Florida International University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Work-experience in higher education such as community college or student affairs is preferred but not required