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Graduate Advising

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Staff Advisors

Staff advisors assist students with registration and enrollment issues, questions regarding graduate school forms and policies, prospective student inquiries, and administrative functions. If you have a question and you're unsure whom to contact, feel free to e-mail your staff advisor and she will assist you or get you in touch with the person who can.

Curriculum and Instruction Caitlin Guerrero,
Educational Leadership & Policy Studies Alexandra Rains,
Curriculum and Instruction (Accelerated Online)

Lauren Vanpool,

Faculty Advisors / Program Coordinator

Faculty advisors are responsible for a student's program of work. Contact your faculty advisor with questions regarding the courses you should take, transfer courses, practicum, Student Teaching, testing, certification, etc.

Curriculum and Instruction
Initial Teacher Certification (M.Ed.T. or Certification-Only)
ESL EC-6 Core Subjects Dr. Joohi Lee,
EC-6 Bilingual Core Subjects Dr. Carla Amaro-Jimenez,
Mid-Level Dr. Diane Galloway,
Secondary History & Social Studies Education Dr. Mary Curtis,
Secondary English Language Arts Education Dr. Holly Hungerford-Kresser,
Secondary Math & Science Education Dr. Karen Allmond,
Secondary Speech & Journalism Dr. Jon Leffingwell,
Dr. Jon Leffingwell,
School Counseling Certificate Dr. Mary Lynn Crow,
Mind, Brain and Education Dr. Marc Schwartz,
Master of Education in Curriculum and Instruction
Open Option Depends on Focus Area (see above for contact info)
Open Option (undecided Focus Area) Dr. Peggy Semingson,
Literacy (Accelerated Online & Standard Formats)

Dr. Kathleen Tice,

Mathematics and Science Education (Accelerated Online)

Dr. Karen Allmond,
Add-On Endorsements, Certification-Only
ESL, Reading Specialist, Master Reading Teacher Dr. Kathleen Tice,
Bilingual Dr. Luis Rosado,
Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Master of Education in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
Principal certification TBA
Principal certification, Dual Language emphasis Dr. Luis Rosado,
Higher Education

Dr. Maria Trache,

Certification-Only Programs
Principal certification


Superintendent certification

Dr. Diane Patrick,

Ph.D. Program
K-16 Educational Leadership and Policy Studies

Dr. Barbara Tobolowsky,