Advisor Mastery Program (AMP) - Professional Development


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What is AMP

MTSU's professional learning community created and sustained by advisors to foster communication, collaboration,
commitment, comradery, and continued growth for the benefit of students, the university, and Truly YOU. We encourage you to review the differences between Professional Development vs. Training.  

Earning Points

Each academic year, advisors can earn AMP certification by earning points. Points are earned various ways, including attending professional development events, teaching, taking classes, special projects, and other certifications. Use the left-side menu to access the official Points Guide, to download required forms, and to find upcoming events. Please submit all point request forms and related documentation to

Using AMP Funds

Funding is available to MTSU advisors who received AMP certification the prior academic year.  Please submit all funding requests via email to Dr. Sluder and CC the AMP Committee chair.  Funding preference goes towards professional development travel like conferences, but here are other examples of fund use: webinar registration fee, books pertaining to academic advising and your professional development, and certification programs.  Be creative!  All funding requests must go through Dr. Sluder for final approval.

Advisor Mentor Program

Interested in participating in our pilot Advisor Mentor Program? Read about this opportunity here and find mentor and mentee applications under the Forms dropdown menu. 

Advisor Retreat2017 AMP Certified Advisors


 2019-2020 AMP Kickoff Event "Pop & Popsicles"