MBA and Evening Studies Advisor

Employer
The Citadel
Location
Charleston SC
Posted
Feb 12, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Student Affairs, Academic Advising
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job Responsibilities:

The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina is accepting applicants for an MBA and Evening Studies Advisor in the Baker School of Business. Under limited supervision performs all aspects of academic advising and counseling for The Baker School of Business (CSB) evening and online undergraduate and graduate MBA student population. Works to coordinates internships for qualified undergraduate students (all populations); advises and counsels students in financial aid and scholarship processes. Advisor coordinates closely with the Citadel Career Center, providing and promoting career development services, encourage students into a structured career planning process early in their academic career. Responsible for student-centered advising to assist all students with a successful transition to The Citadel and selection of courses to ensure timely graduation.  Required to proactively contact and meet with advisees to ensure retention, on time progress and enrollment growth in all programs.  Must be able to interpret and provide rationale for institutional policies, procedures, and requirements.  Will review current/future schedules of classes to identify any areas that may prevent student progress; evaluate transcripts for accurate award of transfer credit and notify RO. 

 

Minimum Qualifications:

Must have a bachelor's degree AND Two years’ experience in student advising or student services programs. MS Office suite skills required. Knowledge of or experience with student development and education administration. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with students, faculty, staff, and the general public. Must have excellent communication and organizational skills. Independence is essential. Administration is available to provide general guidance and serve as resources. Ability to function as a member of various committees is required. Personal discretion, judgment, and self-direction are essential. Some after-hours work will be required in connection with special events. 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree, ideally MBA, M.Ed. or M.A. in Counseling can be substituted for experience.