Deborah Dobson

Director, Becton College Advising Center and Transfer Student Services

Deborah Dobson started her career at Fairleigh Dickinson University in 1986. She began working in Enrollment Services prior to joining the Becton College Advising Center in 1995. In 1996 Debbie became Director of the Madison Campus Advising Center and in 2005 became Director of the Becton College Advising Center and Transfer Student Services.

      The Becton College Advising Center personnel advise freshman students in all majors of the Becton College of Arts and Sciences, the Undeclared majors in Becton College of Arts & Sciences and the Sports Administration and Individualized Studies majors under Petrocelli College of General and Continuing Studies.

      In addition to Directing the Becton College Advising Center, Debbie is a member of the PAS where she held the position of Senator at Large from 1997 to 2005 and Secretary/Treasurer from 2009-2011. Debbie has been an instructor of the Freshman Seminar since the Fall of 1999.

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Professional Administrative Senate

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Becton College Advising Center Phone Information
Debbie Dobson, Director 973-443-8742
Rosemary Ficchi, Administrative Assistant 973-443-8753
Todd Ferris, Assistant Director 973-443-8798,
Kristin Creel, Advisement Counselor 973-443-8805
Fax 973-443-8989

Advising Center Hours
Monday-Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Extended hours during priority registration and semester openings. Evening hours by appointment.