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Master Advisor Certificate Program

Master Advisor Certificate (MAC) Program

Master Advisor Certificate Session Information

The Spring 2015 Semester Master Advising Certificate (MAC) program is available for WKU faculty and staff who want to learn more about the academic advising process and content at WKU and to become more affective academic advisors.  The program consists of five two-hour sessions offered on Wednesday afternoons from 2:30 PM until 4:30 PM at the Academic Advising and Retention Center in Suite 2141 of the Downing Student Union.


Wednesday, February 25, 2015

2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Conceptual Issues in Academic Advising

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Advising Foundations at Western Kentucky University

Wednesday, March 25, 2015
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Intrusive Academic Advising

Wednesday, April 1, 2015
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Student Issues and Special Student Populations

Wednesday, April 15, 2015
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Advising Project Presentations


Faculty and staff who complete the MAC program will receive a Master Advising Certificate at the end of the program.

If you have any questions, please email Russ Curley, Director, Academic Advising and Retention Center at


History of the MAC


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