Academic Advising

Academic advisers serve as your guide in all your academic decisions and questions pertaining to (for example)

  • Fulfilling prerequisites
  • Academic status
  • Transferring credits
  • Grades
  • Cross-enrolling
  • Changing emphasis
  • Comprehensive exams
  • Writing a thesis or project
  • Graduation
  • etc.

The Program Directors assigned by academic departments for their online programs serve as academic advisers of their respective online students. The following are the advisers of students in each program:

Business Department: Dr. Kenneth Swansi (swansik @
Education Department: Dr. Leni Casimiro (leni @
Public Health Department: Dr. Ayuka Oendo (aoendo @
Seminary: Dr. James Park (jimpark @

Online students are encouraged to work closely with their respective academic advisers to avoid possible future mistakes that could delay progress in their studies.


AIIAS is a graduate level institution managed by the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists based in Maryland, USA

Adventist International Institute of Advanced Studies
Lalaan I, Silang, Cavite 4118, Philippines