What are the best academic advisor qualifications and training to get ahead?

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What is the best training for becoming an academic advisor? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective academic advisor?

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John in Newton Lower Falls, Massachusetts

110 months ago

A foundation in adult education and instructional design. If you have a bachelor's degree in human sciences supplement it with real-world experience. Volunteer in various adult ed programs. A MA in guidance counseling is helpful

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