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Advising

  1. 1. IST 110S Advising Presentation Jeanie Peritz, Administrative Director, Undergraduate Advising Susan Agee, Academic Counselor Sarah Milito , Academic Counselor Shelie Waite, Academic Records Counselor Undergraduate Advising Center 104 Information Sciences and Technology Building, 814-865-8947
  2. 2. Understanding the Role of Advising <ul><li>Who? </li></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>What? </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li> Why? </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Where? </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li>When? </li></ul></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><ul><li> How? </li></ul></ul></ul></ul></ul>
  3. 3. What is a Degree Audit Report? A Degree Audit Report is an electronic “check sheet” which merges your program’s degree requirements, your current schedule and your Penn State transcript to create an individualized report which you and your adviser will use to plan and track your academic progress.
  4. 4. Alternative (“What-If”)Degree Audits ENGL MATH ANSCI ACCTG COMM BIOL M I S JOURN HRIM H P A AG EC GEOG THEA MUSIC EK ED SRA ISTBS KINES ISTBA
  5. 5. Maximizing Your Educational Opportunities <ul><li>Minors </li></ul><ul><li>Concurrent Majors </li></ul><ul><li>Theme Tracks </li></ul><ul><li>Education Abroad </li></ul><ul><li>Internships & Co-ops </li></ul><ul><li>Learning Assistant Program </li></ul><ul><li>Independent Study </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Working with Faculty </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Research Centers & Labs </li></ul></ul>
  6. 6. Is the College of IST right for me? Where do YOU want to go? No Yes I don’t know
  7. 7. NO Check out DUS Refer to specific college advising center
  8. 8. I DON’T KNOW Talk with your family and friends Refer to Career Services and/or DUS Research other majors Take IST 110 or SRA 111 Speak to your advisor
  9. 9. YES Explore ways to supplement your academic experience Decide on IST B.A., IST B.S., or SRA If IST B.S. or SRA-select option
  10. 10. How do I find out what I can do with an IST degree? Discuss options with faculty, peers, alumni, and family Check out IST and PSU career services to review job outlook and starting salaries Look at research or grad school opportunities Research and explore Web sites

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