Center for Academic Excellence (CAE)


Mission Statement

The Center for Academic Excellence (CAE) supports and advances academic performance through innovative, cutting-edge programs and learning experiences. We focus on the following areas:

  • Written and oral professional communication (e.g., APA style writing and formatting)
  • Time management and learning skills

Services

  • Individual consultations on written assignments
  • Individual multi-session writing tutorials
  • Individual consultations on oral communication
  • Diagnostic assessment of student writing
  • Individual consultations on time management and learning skills 
  • Assistance with editing and proofreading cover letters, resumes, CVs, and internship essays
  • Assistance with editing and proofreading conference paper or poster proposals
  • Assistance with conceptualizing and creating poster presentations
  • Workshops and in-class presentations on academic and professional writing, learning skills and time management
  • Proctoring exams for students with special accommodations
  • APA style and formatting hotline

Contact Information

Writing Coaches at CAE
325 N. Wells Ave., rooms 338 and 337
Chicago, IL 60654
312.410.8955
WritingCoaches@thechicagoschool.edu

Katia Mitova, Ph.D.
Director, CAE
325 North Wells Street, room 333
Chicago, IL 60654
312.467.8607
kmitova@thechicagoschool.edu

TO SCHEDULE A CONSULTATION ON A WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT OR IF YOU HAVE A SPECIFIC QUESTION ON APA STYLE AND FORMATTING, PLEASE EMAIL WritingCoaches@thechicagoschool.edu.  

FOR ALL OTHER INQUIRIES, PLEASE CONTACT CAE'S DIRECTOR, DR. KATIA MITOVA, AT kmitova@thechicagoschool.edu.