Katherine A. Madden

Master's Program Manager, Center for the Study of Higher and Postsecondary Education


(734) 647-1412


Room 2108 F
610 E. University Ave.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1259

Dr. Katherine A. Madden focuses on three key areas of the student experience including recruitment, the internship program, and a career development component. She is responsible for communicating and meeting with prospective and admitted students through various methods including day-to-day communications, individual visits, open houses, and the annual Campus Visit Day. She works with local higher education professionals to help students find internship opportunities which allow for the students to gain quality practical experiences while attending the University of Michigan. She is also building a career development program to help students become better prepared job seekers in the areas of and related to higher education.


Number Course Name Location Days
EDUC 777
Administrative Practicum in Higher and Continuing Education

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor.
A seminar dedicated to linking theoretical issues in practice to problems confronted by students in their field settings. Emphasis will be placed on developing critical assessments of current literature, evaluation of practice performance, and the formulation of reflective modes of thought. Students must be placed in a supervised field setting.