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Academic Advising

Scope Note: 
A decision-making process in which a student and academic adviser use the resources of a postsecondary education institution to analyze and coordinate learning experiences consistent with the student's needs, abilities, interests, values, and goals (Note: Use "Educational Counseling" for academic advising at the secondary school level)
Category: Counseling
Broader Terms
Educational Counseling
Narrower Terms
Related Terms
College Credits
College Curriculum
Faculty Advisers
Higher Education
Postsecondary Education
Added to ERIC: 11/3/1981