Academic Counseling Center
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Prepare to meet your advisor by following these simple steps:

1. Review the courses you have already taken.
     - which courses did you enjoy?
     - in which courses did you earn the best grades?
     - are there any courses you need to take over?

2.  Utilize campus resources to help narrow your major and/or career search.
      - Focus2, a series of online assessments and virtual career center
      - Career Services
      - Career Counseling

3.  Examine the degree plan for your chosen major, or
      Explore different majors using the catalog or UMDegree.
      - which courses sound interesting?
      - which, if any, do you need more information about?
      - how many of the courses do you already have completed?

4.  Think about the courses you would like to take for the upcoming semester(s).
      - what do you want to take?
      - do you have the prerequisites completed?
      - is the course being offered in the upcoming semester?

5.  Prepare a list of possible courses based on your research.

6.  Create a list of questions for your advisor. 

Fall/Spring Hours
Monday & Tuesday: 8:00 - 5:30
Wednesday - Friday: 8:00 - 4:30

Summer Hours
Monday - Friday: 8:00 - 4:30

Contact the ACC
212 Wilder Tower
Phone: (901) 678-2062
Fax: (901) 678-4605

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