Sr. Program Coordinator

Coral Gables, Florida
May 30, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The University of Miami is considered among the top tier institutions of higher education in the U.S. for its academic excellence, superior medical care, and cutting-edge research. At the U, we are committed to attracting a talented workforce to support our common purpose of transforming lives through teaching, research, and service. Through our values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity and Teamwork (DIRECCT) we strive to create an environment where everyone contributes in making UM a great place to work. We are one of the largest private employers in Miami-Dade County; home to more than 13,400 faculty and staff from all over the world.

The Sr. Program Coordinator in the School of Nursing and Health Studies’ (SONHS) Office of Student Services (OSS) reports to the Assistant Dean of Student/Post-Graduate Support Services and provides support for the graduate and Accelerated BSN programs. The Sr. Program Coordinator works closely with SONHS and University personnel to sustain school-wide growth and long-term operational excellence by building relationships with local constituents, assisting with recruitment efforts, and processing applications through all aspects of the admission process. This person coordinates the initial enrollment of deposited students, monitors course enrollment projections, manages the continued registration of current graduate students, serves as the first point of contact for all graduate student registration issues, and works collectively with the administration to support scholarship and fellowship applications. Duties also include onboarding new students, monitoring academic progress, and maintaining student records. The ideal applicant will be able to engage and assist a diverse student body and to work closely with faculty, administration, and outside agencies with minimal supervision. To this aim, he/she must possess excellent analytical, communication, organizational, interpersonal, and public speaking skills. It is also important the Sr. Program Coordinator be able to be self-directed as well as collaborative to work effectively as a member of the OSS team. Approximately 3 years of related work experience and a Bachelor’s degree in business, communication, education, health science, nursing, public health, or a related field is required.
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