Welcome to the Advising and Licensure information page. The links below provide information on the Illinois licensure process for preservice and experienced educators. If you have additional questions, please contact the School of Education Assistant Licensure Officer.
Teacher Education Program (TEP) Checkpoints - Complete the PDF file and bring a copy with you to your advising appointment.
Major GPA Calculation
Sequence of Courses in Education Programs
Send Dr. Kolich an Email
Dr. Eileen Kolich is a Professor and full-time faculty member in the Ed. D. program in the Center for Higher Education and Organizational Change. During her 25 years at Benedictine University she has received numerous service awards, including the Blackburn Award for Exemplary Administrative Leadership (2004), the President's Award for Leadership (2003), and the President's Award for Innovation (2000). Prior to her current position, she served in a number of administrative roles, which included Chair of the Education Department and Division, Dean of the School of Education, Associate Provost of Academic Affairs and Founding Dean of the Moser College of Adult and Professional Studies. She earned her BA at Rutgers University and her Ph.D. from the Pennsylvania State University in Curriculum &Instruction: Reading, Communication, Language Education, and Instructional Systems. Her area of expertise is in Curriculum Development in Higher Education.