Workshop: Advising International Students

Course ID - CTD0744 

Short Title:  Adv International Std

(Course ID, Reference #, or Keyword title can be used to find and register for this course in Odyssey) 

Audience:     Faculty
Length of Workshop:      2 hours
Prerequisite   none

Participants in this session will gain information that facilitates advisement of international students.  They will receive  updates concerning admissions, tuition residences, immigration status, degree and program requirements, have an opportunity to exchange international students-specific information with colleagues, and learn about education, transfer, and practicum opportunities for international students.


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

  • Understand the International Student admissions, advisement, and registration process
  • Understand the international students immigration status requirements  
  • Explain how to advise students to continue to remain in status
  • Review and interpret academic regulations for students
  • Describe the different academic and residency requirements of international students
  • Explain the practicum, transfer, and graduation requirements and procedures 



Reference #







Registration information
Course ID: - CTD0744
Course Title: Adv International Std
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.