1. If you need individual advising for the M.S.Ed, licensure, or Rank I programs, contact Dr. Lisa Hoffman at or (812) 941-2137.
  2. If you need individual advising for any of our Licensing, Concentration or Certification Programs, contact the following faculty advisors.
    • Counseling – Dr. Mary Bradley, (812) 941-2346
    • Educational Leadership - Dr. Doyin Coker-Kolo, (812) 941-2206
    • Teaching English as a New Language/English as a Second Language – Dr. Donna Albrecht, (812) 941-2594
    • Reading – Dr. Susan Ridout, (812) 941-2367
    • Gifted and Talented Education – Dr. Lisa Hoffman, (812) 941-2137
    • Special Education – Dr. Carol Bartlett, (812) 941-2251
    • Technology – Dr. Gary Pinkston, (812) 941-2183
  3. If you wish to attend a group advising session, please see the schedule below for each program category.
  4. If you are seeking permission for a class, please follow the directions found in the online schedule. Contact Dr. Lisa Hoffman at or (812) 941-2137 if you have questions or concerns.

Master of Science in Education, Elementary Major

Interested candidates must attend a Graduate advising and/or informational session. Please note the M.S.Ed. does not lead to an initial teaching license. This program is designed for teachers who already have a valid teaching license. For a post-baccalaureate program leading to an initial teaching license, please visit the Transition to Teaching (T2T) page for more details. Please bring a print or digital copy of the Graduate Studies Handbook with you when planning to attend an Advising Session. Allow approximately 60 minutes for the session.

There are group advising sessions that you can attend. Please RSVP to Dr. Lisa Hoffman at at least one day before if you plan to attend any of the following group advising sessions. For directions, visit the Campus Map and Directions webpage.

8/8/18 11 - 12 p.m. Hillside Hall, Room 17
10/10/18 5 - 6 p.m. Hillside Hall, Room 17
11/13/18 5:00 - 6:30 p.m. Hillside Hall, Room 17
12/19/18 5 - 6 p.m. Hillside Hall, Room 17

Note: RSVP to Dr. Lisa Hoffman at if you are planning to attend any of the above mentioned Graduate Advising/Informational Sessions.

If none of the above schedule works for you, feel free to schedule an individual advising session with Lisa Hoffman at

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