Graduate Advising

Graduate Advising Office, Student Services Center

August 22, 2013
by Sarah

Earn Your MBA in Dublin

Beginning this fall, the MBA will be offered at Franklin’s Dublin location to serve individuals who live and work in Dublin and want onsite instruction.  This program offers convenient evening courses to fit your busy schedule.  Also, with tuition rates below the national average, Franklin’s MBA program not only fits your ambitions, it also fits your budget.

In addition to MBA 707: MBA Foundations and MBA 711: Business Environment being offered at Dublin, we are also offering:

MBA 723: Managerial Economics

MBA 727: International Business Management

MBA 731: Operations & Project Management

Stop by the Dublin branch or call 614-947-6700 to discuss with your academic advisor about taking classes at Dublin.  You can also contact us at

Click here to find more information about our Dublin location.

We hope to see you in the fall!

August 12, 2013
by Sarah

Introducing the MBA in Beavercreek

Are you new to the MBA program?  Do you live or work near Beavercreek, Ohio? Franklin is proud to announce we are now offering MBA 707: MBA Foundations and MBA711: Business Environment at the Beavercreek location. The opening of the regional location in Beavercreek allows Franklin to better serve the educational needs of southwestern Ohio residents.

If you need help registering for your first term or if you’d like to adjust your current schedule, please contact the graduate office at  If you’d like to speak with someone directly at Beavercreek, please contact them at 937-705-6918 or

Click here to find more information about our Beavercreek location.

June 27, 2013
by Sarah

Graduate Course Prerequisite Document

With fall term registration just around the corner we have developed another tool to help you plan your class schedule.   Instead of scrolling through the lengthy academic bulletin to find course prerequisites, you can locate them here!  You can also locate this document on our blog under the “Registration” tab.  Please utilize this tool to help make self-registration a quick and easy process!

June 20, 2013
by Sarah

Graduate Program Videos

Want to learn more about your graduate program?  We have posted some videos that will provide you with information about the program in general and some videos that will go into more detail regarding the course expectations and resources available to you as a student.  You can find this information by going to “find your program” at the top of the page and select the appropriate program.   Videos are available for the following programs:

Master of Business Administration

Business Psychology

Computer Science

Healthcare Administration

Human Resource Management

Instructional Design and Performance Technology

Marketing and Communication

Public Administration

May 2, 2013
by Sarah

Welcome International Students!

The Graduate Advising Office is excited to announce that we will now be able to provide academic advising services to international students.  We can assist you with all academic related questions including: registration, degree plans, and graduation.  The Graduate Advising Office is excited to work with you and help you reach your educational goals.   The Office of International Students and Programs will still be able to provide support and resources related to your immigration status and benefits.     

You can visit the OISP blog here.

March 13, 2013
by Sarah

Center for Career Development

The Center for Career Development has a lot of great events coming up that you can attend in person or online.  One of the sessions coming up is a group career coaching event.   Career coaching can help you explore new career opportunities, learn effective job search strategies, and establish contacts and refine networking abilities.   You can find more information by going here.

February 18, 2013
by Sarah

Academic Advising Resources

The academic advising resources page has gone through some changes that we hope will make it easier for you to navigate.  The resources page has a lot of information to help you during your time at Franklin University.  You can find important student forms like the; add/drop form, student data change request form, and much more!  You can also find specific resources available for graduate students, tutorials, and a F.A.Q section.  You can locate the academic resources page by going here or you can find it by clicking on the “my academic advisor” button when you log into your myFranklin account. 


January 30, 2013
by Carissa

Course Sequence Calendars

Have you ever wondered which classes you have to take next, or when they’re going to be offered?  Wouldn’t it be great if there was a place where you could find that information in an easy-to-read, color-coded format?  Good news – there is!

If you have not already, check out your program’s course sequence calendar to help you visualize and map out your degree completion.  At the top of this blog, under “Find Your Program,” simply click on your major to be taken to your program homepage.  Once there, click on the “course sequence calendar” link to open up the PDF file.  With the exception of Accounting, all calendars are color coded based on when you start classes, so just follow your color-coded track to determine your sequence.

November 16, 2012
by Carissa

Graduating Students: Complete your Student Loan Exit Counseling

First, the good news: you’re graduating!  Now the fun part: your student loan payments are right around the corner.

Not sure how to prepare for loan repayment?  Attend one of our Exit Counseling sessions, either in person or online.  We will help you discover:

  • Where to look up your loan balances and lender information
  • Which repayment plans are available to you, including those that are based on your income
  • Options for loan forgiveness
  • Deferment, forbearance and consolidation options
  • How to save money during your grace period
  • General money management and budgeting

If you are interested in attending, please register by emailing and indicate which of the following sessions you prefer.  Spaces will be limited, so sign up today!

  • Monday, December 3rd: Downtown campus, 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
  • Wednesday, December 5th: Downtown campus, 5:00 PM – 5:45 PM
  • Monday, December 17th: Online, 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM
  • Wednesday, December 19th: Online, 12:00 PM – 12:45 PM

Additional information will be emailed to you upon registration.  For those who cannot attend, the online sessions will be recorded and available for viewing at a later date.  You may also complete exit counseling online anytime at