INMED Academic


Academic Advising provides a platform for the exchange of information aimed at assisting a student in achieving educational and career objectives. It is a collaborative effort between the student and their advisor. 

Academic Advisors view elements of the MIH degree, discuss scholarly projects, walkthrough the Learning Management System navigation, and review all student policies.

Student Responsibilities

  • Make the first advising meeting upon acceptance to the Master’s Program.
  • Prepare for your appointment in advance by bringing a list of questions, courses you are considering taking, and scholarly project topics you are interested in.
  • Select a provisional graduation date.
  • Take advantage of the Institute’s resources by asking for guidance and advice about opportunities that will enhance your educational experience.

Faculty Responsibilities

  • An advisor may provide assistance in helping a student learn how to make practical academic plans and decisions, how to discover a range of options available to the student, based on the student’s stated goals.
  • Assist in development of academic/career plans consistent with student’s stated goals, interests, and abilities.
  • Provide accurate information about policies, procedures, and requirements.
  • Demonstrate how to navigate the Learning Management System, Student Resources page, and how to submit any necessary forms.
  • Create positive working relationships with students, other advisors, staff, and faculty.
  • When appropriate refer students to other institutional resources and services.

Expected Outcomes of Academic Advising

  • You will know how and where to access accurate information about policies, procedures, and requirements.
  • You will be encouraged to make decisions that support your goals, abilities, and aspirations.
  • You will be expected to become familiar with advisors for your scholarly project.


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