Student Affairs Profession in Higher Education
This course examines the comprehensive nature of student issues as a vital component in the evolving learner-centered environments of higher education. Theory and practice are used to guide the discussion, investigate the issues and generate solutions. Students investigate and seek potential solutions to authentic problems facing leaders in student affairs such as enrollment management, diversity, safety, student induction, advising and counseling, placement testing, career development, residential life, health services, student activities, etc.
- Examine the history and development of Student Affairs in. higher education
- Explore the history and philosophical foundation of the student affairs profession
- Identify the skills and competencies necessary to be a successful professional in student affairs