Business student using whiteboard to show classmates a master’s in instructional design project

Baker Online

Academic Advising

Our advising staff is available to help you with degree completion planning, course scheduling, and resources for success.

Partners for Success

From start to finish, your graduation team is on your side.

From answering your first question about returning to school to finalizing enrollment in the degree program that will help you reach your professional goals, your enrollment recruiter is your partner every step of the way. And once you’re enrolled, your academic advisor will guide you through degree completion planning and course scheduling and point you toward resources for success.

Students who have questions about their advising assignment or who need assistance may contact or 913.491.4432.
Sigma Beta Delta


Sydney Tebo
Academic Advisor
“I am passionate about helping students meet their educational goals, and I know that academic advising is a joint effort shared by advisors and students.  In this partnership, I am looking forward to getting to know your goals and aspirations and to help you develop your own personalized growth plan for your time at Baker.”
Office: Overland Park Campus

Tara Brinkoetter
Director of Student Services
“I love that I have the opportunity to assist students through their academic journey because learning has always been one of my passions. I graduated from Baker with my MBA, and it is my mission to ensure that every student I work with has the same exemplary experience I had. Nothing makes me happier than seeing our students achieve their personal, professional, and academic goals.”
Office: Overland Park Campus

Mo Rammel
Academic Advisor
“One of the best parts of my job is mentoring students through their academic journey and helping them achieve their goals. I love being part of a process that is so vital to student success.”
Office: Overland Park Campus

Course Requirements & Expectations

How will I be advised about coursework?

What kinds of academic resources does Baker offer me as an online student?

What resources are available to help me understand policies and procedures?

What is the student portal?

How do students provide feedback to Baker?

What should I do if I have a concern about my instructor?

Does Baker University provide online accommodations for students with disabilities?