Student Services Program Coordinator II
Internal Title: Admissions Counselor
Posting Number: STA00255PO18
College/Division: Division of Student Affairs and Academic Support
Department: SAAS Undergraduate Admissions
Advertised Salary Range: $32,838
Part/Full-time: Full Time
Job Search Category: Student Services
Advertised Job Summary: Reporting to the Assistant Director for In-State Recruitment, the Admissions Counselor covers the major aspects of recruitment, admissions, and enrollment of new students to USC. The Admissions Counselor represents the University to prospective students and guidance counselors when they visit USC, write or call the Admissions Office, and when they require special programs or individual counseling. The counselor implements recruiting strategies year-round within a geographic or demographic area that s/he manages, which includes extensive travel. The Admissions Counselor reviews and makes decisions on applications for admissions to USC; additionally, s/he reviews applications for the University's top scholarship programs. Another role of the Admissions Counselor is to serve as liaison with other campus offices and academic units of the University. The overall purpose of the Admissions Counselor is to take an active role in proposing new and creative ideas to ensure that prospective students have been personally, effectively, and knowledgeably served, while working for the highest yield of enrolled students from the admitted group.
Minimum Qualifications (Classified and Unclassified positions): Masters degree in Student Services or related field, or bachelor's degree and 2 years related experience. Overtime and extensive travel required.
EEO Statement: The University of South Carolina does not discriminate in educational or employment opportunities on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender, age, disability, protected veteran status or genetics.