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Student Navigation Center

ACADEMIC ADVISING

Welcome to the Student Navigation Center! The Navigation Center is located on the second floor of Student Union East (SUE) on the Panama City Campus.  Each student has an assigned Pathway Navigator based on the student's academic pathway.  Check below to find out more about each pathway, the Pathway Navigator assigned to that pathway and to sign up for your Pathway Orientation.   If you are undecided about which pathway is best for you,   use Career Coach to discover majors and in-demand careers  based on your interests.

PATHWAYS 

Student Navigation Center Hours

Monday - Thursday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Students can book a virtual or in-person appointment with their Pathway Navigator by clicking Schedule an Appointment under their assigned Pathway Navigator's name. Masks will be required for in-person appointments, and they will not be able to accommodate children or more than 2 people at a time in their office. Pathway Navigators will continue to work with students via phone, email, and other communication modes.

ACADEMIC ADVISING

We can’t wait to tell you about all the opportunities available at Gulf Coast State College! Did you know that academic advising is one of the keys to your success at GCSC? Our Pathway Navigators will give you the personal attention you deserve and help you explore your interests and career options. Step into a brighter future at Gulf Coast where you will learn the skills and gain the knowledge required for a successful and fulfilling career.

As a new student at Gulf Coast State College, you will meet with a Pathway Navigator to develop your academic plan. Your Pathway Navigator will help you plan your first semester as you transition to college life.

During your first semester, you will be assigned to a faculty advisor according to your selected major or area of study. Your faculty advisor will work with you to complete your degree plan so that you know all the necessary requirements to graduate.

PATHWAY NAVIGATORS

Carl Dixon

Pathway Navigator for Arts & Design and STEM

Email:   cdixon@gulfcoast.edu
Phone: 850.769.1551 ext. 3835

Location: SUE Room 208

Amy Lamagdeleine

Pathway Navigator for Business, Industry, Manufacturing, Construction

Email:    alamagdel@gulfcoast.edu
Phone: 850.404.9377

Location: SUE  Room 203


Mia Neely

Pathway Navigator for Health Sciences and Public Safety

Email:   mneely@gulfcoast.edu
Phone: 850.913.3268

Location: SUE Room 205

Jo Newton

Pathway Navigator for Social, Behavioral, Education

Email:   cnewton6@gulfcoast.edu
Phone: 850.769.1551 ext. 4023

Location: SUE Room 204


Scott Wilkes

Pathway Navigator for Communication and STEM

Email:   swilkes@gulfcoast.edu
Phone: 850.769.1551 ext. 6014

Location: SUE Room 207

 


Have an academic advising question? 
advising@gulfcoast.edu

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