Academic Advising

Prepare for Advisement

Six Steps to Prepare for Academic Advisement with a Faculty Advisor

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    Step 1

    Locate an advisement worksheet from your department or the City Tech Catalog.

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    Step 2

    Log into DegreeWorks. Identify degree requirements to be met and courses “still needed.”

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    Step 3

    Use the Academic Advising web pages to find General Education Common Core, Writing Intensive Courses, Interdisciplinary Courses, and other degree requirements.

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    Step 4

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    Step 5

    Fill in My Academic Career Planner with the courses “still needed.”

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    Step 6

    Make an appointment with a faculty advisor. Bring a completed My Academic Career Planner and a current degree audit to the meeting. See your advisor and bring your questions!

Created by Professors Yu Wang, Ohbong Kwon, and Karen Goodlad on behalf of the Student-Ready Department college-wide initiative.