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Dr. Natalie Candela

Dr. Natalie Candela

Dr. Natalie Candela

Director of Academic Success Center

Areas of support:

  • Success coaching to help students increase effectiveness through good study strategies and organization techniques.
  • Holistic advising that addresses all aspects of students' experience and helps them understand themselves and their place in the world, and determine the steps to achieve their goals.
  • Career counseling using Strong Interest Assessment to help students explore their core interests and values, and verify or adjust career goals.

Work hours:

Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.


B.A. in Sociology
M.Ed. in Curriculum Instruction & Design
Ph.D. in Conflict Analysis & Resolution
Dr. Candela has extensive teaching and coaching experience with students of all ages and backgrounds. She especially enjoys assisting students with finding a path to a fulfilling life and career.