The program is designed to impart a number of entry, intermediate, and some expert level proficiencies in the enrollment management profession. For more information, view the learning outcomes.
AACRAO will provide official documentation verifying successful completion of the professional development curriculum. Graduates will be listed on the AACRAO SEM-EP national web registry. It is recommended that candidates begin with the 3 recorded webinars followed by the Essentials of SEM 101 online course. Candidates may begin with either the webinars or the SEM Essentials course depending on the timing of their program entry and the candidate's personal schedule. Faculty also advises candidates to begin contemplating their Capstone Project early on in the program to ensure timely completion.
Prospective participants should be aware that this program is designed to be flexible in order to accommodate in-service professionals. However, students that exceed 24 months from the date of acceptance are subject to a renewal fee of $500.00 on the 25th month to continue the program. Extensions are valid in 6 month intervals to keep the enrollment active. Inactivity of 6 months or more without prior notice to faculty will result in inactive status and the inability to continue.
The following courses and activities must be completed to receive your professional certification: