Academic Advisor (997609) College of Health Professions

Job Order # Company Job Type Salary Location Application Deadline
10460829 Wichita State University Full-Time 35,000 Wichita, KS 09/19/2017
Works under the general supervision of the Director of the CHP Advising Center. Responsible for accurate academic advising for pre-program students declaring a major in the College of Health Professions; undergraduate degree check out process; administration of specific college scholarship funds and application process; managing the course transfer equivalency process for CHP majors; event coordination and planning for assigned college events; provide mentoring and leadership for CHP student organizations; transcript evaluation for applicants to CHP programs; and provide support of College/University recruitment events. Minimum Education •Bachelor Degree Minimum Experience •1. 2-3 years of successful experience in university advising or student services support role (i.e., advising, financial aid, admissions, registration, and student accounts). •2. Experience evaluating academic transcripts in a college setting. •3. Successful experience working in an office environment. Preferred Education •Masters Degree Preferred Experience •1. 2 years’ experience providing academic advising in a college setting including verifying academic records for degree requirements. •2. Familiarity with research and best practices in student services. •3. Experience working as an advisor or mentor to a student organization in a community college or university setting. •4. Knowledge and understanding of an enterprise level student information system (Banner by Ellucian preferred). •5. Experience planning and executing events. •6. Experience working with scholarships and financial aid. Wichita State University does not discriminate in its employment practices, educational programs or activities on the basis of age, ancestry, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, pregnancy, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or status as a veteran

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