Workshop: Advisement Refresher and Hands-On Applications

Course ID - CTD0524-3          

Short Title: Advisement Hands-On

 Audience     All Employees
Length of Workshop:        2.5 hours 
Prerequisite     none

This is a two-part session in which participants will be provided information that facilitates academic advisement procedures, such as updates concerning degree and program requirements.  They will have an opportunity to exchange discipline-specific information with colleagues. In the second part, participants will access Odyssey and perform actual hands-on registration, schedule modifications, open class searches, and other vital Odyssey procedures. 


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the different assessments used for student placement and its criteria
  • Review and interpret academic regulations for students
  • Read, interpret and use the degree audit when advising students
  • Describe the graduation requirements and procedures
  • Add, modify and retrieve information using the student system of Odyssey
  • Access the student degree audit, transcripts, grade reports and test scores from the system
  • Register students using the Odyssey system



Reference #






Registration information
Course ID: CTD0524-3  
Course Title: Advisement Hands-On  
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.