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Admissions Processing Specialist

Job description

Job Summary

This position performs specialized duties in support of the college’s admissions process.


  • Responds to college administrators in regards to unusual or complicated admissions decisions
  • Reviews Georgia residency petitions
  • Represents the college at various institutional and public events
  • Makes admissions decisions
  • Generates acceptance and denial letters
  • Evaluates new students for testing or orientation requirements
  • Responds to student inquiries by telephone and in person
  • Assists in the training of admissions personnel
  • Works with IT personnel to test and implement new software
  • Evaluates and processes high school transcripts
  • Researches the accreditation of external colleges and schools
  • Evaluates and processes nursing program applications as assigned
  • Performs related duties

Required Qualifications

  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years

Proposed Salary

Commensurate with experience and education.

Required Documents to Attach

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Knowledge of federal, state and institutional policies and procedures related to admissions and student enrollment
  • Knowledge of admissions requirements
  • Knowledge of University System and college policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of computers and job-related software programs
  • Skill in the analysis of problems and the development and implementation of solutions
  • Skill in oral and written communication




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Job No:
Posted: 6/10/2021
Application Due: 7/9/2021
Work Type:
Salary: Commensurate with experience and education.