» Program Advisors

Find your specific program advisor in the list below (organized by college or school).

Unless otherwise noted, students interested in or declared in a specific minor should contact the program advisor listed for the major department for any questions.

+ - Argyros School of Business and Economics

Charu Sinha, Assistant Dean

Eva Hinojoza, Program Advisor

For information about Argyros School Majors and Minors including academic plans, visit Argyros School Undergraduate Programs

For program planning at the Argyros School, visit Argyros School Advising

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Associate Dean Cristina Giannantonio, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member

+ - College of Educational Studies (CES)

Integrated Educational Studies

All IES majors and minors should see a Peer Advisor for academic planning and routine advising questions. Schedule appointments for Peer Advisors and faculty advisors with IES Department Assistant Kelly McCuen.

IES Majors, TLIC Emphasis, SENIORS: Dr. Quaylan Allen

IES Majors, TLIS Emphasis, SENIORS: Dr. Noah Golden

IES Majors, TLIC Emphasis or Emphasis Undecided, FR-JR: Dr. Kim Padulo

IES Majors, TLIC Emphasis, FR-JR: Dr. Kristen Doorn

IES Minors (must have a major outside CES): Dr. Miguel Zavala

Secondary Education Minors (must have a major outside CES): Dr. Miguel Zavala

Disability Studies Minor: Dr. Rachel Lambert

MACI Program, 1st Cohort: Dr. Roxanne Miller

MACI Program, 2nd Cohort: See Kelly McCuen for referral

Advising to enter credential and/or MAT Program: Dr. Margie Curwen

Leadership Studies Minors (open to all majors): Dr. Mark Maier

Counseling to enter the MLD 4+1 Program: Dr. Mark Maier

Leadership Studies Minor website

Major Academic Plans:

Minor Academic Plans:

For advising on post-graduate planning:

  • Postgraduate planning – graduate/professional advising

+ - College of Performing Arts (COPA)

Dance

For current students wishing to apply to the Dance major, visit http://www.chapman.edu/copa/dance/prospective-students/

For advising on post-graduate planning:

  • For the MFA, the terminal degree: Julianne O'Brien Pedersen
  • For students interested in the Dance Science fields with an MS or Ph.D. in Kinesiology or a doctoral program in Physical Therapy: Robin Kish.

Theatre

For current students wishing to apply any of the Theatre Department majors, visit http://www.chapman.edu/copa/theatre/prospective-students/

For advising on post-graduate planning:

Faculty advisors for each of the degree programs are qualified to provide post-graduate planning, and students may consult any faculty member in the department or the department chair for further information on postgraduate opportunities and planning.

Music

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Dr. Amy Graziano, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

+ - School of Communication

For advising on post-graduate planning in Health and Strategic Communication, contact Jennifer Bevan. For other post-graduate planning inquiries, contact Dean Lisa Sparks who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Academic Plans:

+ - Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences

Health Science or Kinesiology Advisors:

For advising on post-graduate bridge programs, contact Dr. Ken Sumida

Psychology

Major Academic Plans:

+ - Dodge College of Film and Media Arts (DCFMA)

Film Division

Undergraduate Advising (Creative Producing, Film Production, Film Studies, Screenwriting)

Graduate Advising

Media Arts Division

Undergraduate Advising (Digital Arts, News & Documentary, Public Relations & Advertising, TV Writing & Production)

Graduate Advising

For current students wishing to apply to any of the above majors, log on to http://ftvstudents.chapman.edu/academics/change_of_major_application/ for additional information

+ - Schmid College of Science and Technology (SCST)

For questions regarding Schmid Majors:

Major Academic Plans:

For questions regarding Schmid Minors:

For advising on post-graduate planning:

+ - Wilkinson College of Arts, Humanities, and Social Sciences

Art

  • Claudine Jaenichen, Chair
  • If you are an Art, Art History, or Graphic Design major and have a question about who your specific program advisor is in the ART Department, please contact Jeanie Randazzo 

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Claudine Jaenichen who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Academic Plans:

English

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Joanna Levin, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

History

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Jennifer Keene, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Languages

Language Contacts:

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair John Boitano, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Peace Studies

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Charles Webel, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Philosophy

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Michael Pace, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Academic Plan:

Political Science

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Nubar Hovsepian, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Religious Studies

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Nancy Martin, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Sociology

For advising on post-graduate planning, contact Chair Ed Day or Program Advisor C.K. Magliola, who can direct students to the appropriate faculty member.

Academic Plan:

Interdisciplinary Minors:

Asian Studies

Digital Imaging and Design

Environmental Studies

Gay/Lesbian/Bisexual Studies

Latin American Studies

Women's Studies

+ - Undeclared