Forms & Guidelines

Current Graduate Student Appointment Request

Last modified: January 26, 2015

Current Educational Studies (ES) and Center for Student of Higher and Post Secondary Education (CSHPE) students may schedule an one on one appointment with Betsy Dodge (Ed Studies) or Jessica Mason (Higher Ed, MAC and ELMAC) through the links below. This does not include prospective applicant or certification inquiries.

Higher Education appointments with Jessica Mason can be made at

Elementary and Secondary Master’s with Certification (MAC and ELMAC)

Educational Studies appointments with Betsy Dodge can be made at

Each appointment is scheduled in 45 minute increments.

If you have an urgent matter please call the Office of Student Affairs and Teacher Education (suite 1228) at 734-615-1528 or email Betsy ( or Jessica ( .

If you are a prospect and would like to meet with someone to find out more about the graduate programs in the School of Education, contact the Office of Student Affairs at or schedule a prospective student appointment at

Master’s Students

  • Allow 15 minutes for a discussion about the cognate requirement or the transfer of credit policy (applicable only to master’s degree students)
  • Allow 30 minutes for a master’s degree audit meeting or a discussion about master’s course work and its use in a doctoral program

Doctoral Students

  • Allow 15 minutes for a discussion about the dissertation committee process and/or eligibility or a discussion about the extension of time process
  • Allow 20 minutes for a discussion about the candidacy process or doctoral degree deadlines/timelines
  • Allow 30-45 minutes for yearly progress review