The Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning
The Center for Innovative Teaching and Learning (CITL) supports faculty and students with innovative methods of developing, delivering, and demonstrating learning experiences.
Units and programs housed within the Center include Academic Advising and Degree Planning, Finish Line, Academic Internships, Experiential Learning, UM Online, Instructional Impact, Off-Campus Centers, Professional and Continuing Education, and Public Service.
Academic Advising and Degree Planning
Academic Advising helps students develop and achieve life, career, personal, and academic goals through a network of professional academic advisors, faculty advisors, and leaders in academic advising.
Finish Line Program
Finish Line assists students who previously attended the University of Memphis and have completed 90 or more credit hours, but have regrettably had to abandon their dreams of completing a college degree. Academic advisors work with students to evaluate previously earned credit, identify all possible routes to graduation, and explore low-cost course completion strategies.
Academic Internships is dedicated to providing students valuable, real-world experience. Students find information about locating and preparing for the right internship to further their career goals and earn academic credit for their degree program.
Experiential Learning Credit Program
Rigorous professional and/or personal development occurs in settings outside the traditional classroom. This program grants Experiential Learning Credit (ELC) to both undergraduate and graduate students who demonstrate the academic merit of such experiences, including worksite training, professional organization certification, military training, community volunteerism, and unique life