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:


LeRoy Ruhupatty

MA Education

Leni Casimiro

Public Health

Godwin Aja


Chuan Shan Liang


Pavel Zubkov

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