West Virginia University Academic Innovation is currently seeking an Enrollment Specialist who will guide prospective applicants on the admissions process and educational opportunities at West Virginia University. The Enrollment Specialist will report to the Curriculum Coordinator and will have knowledge of defined academic programs and work in conjunction with the Director of Student Success, Regional Field Recruiters, Program Coordinators, Faculty and/or University offices to confirm in-depth questions and facilitate responses. In addition, the incumbent will make recommendations for student support webinars, communications and other support services to secure and retain students.
A Master’s Degree is required in Higher Education, counseling, communications or a related field. The successful candidate must have at least one year of experience working with nontraditional and adult learners in an online environment, at least one year of experience serving as an academic advisor or counselor, or similar capacity, and at least one year of experience using a student information system (Hobsons preferred). Experience using STAR/Banner is also preferred.
This position also requires a background check and a Valid Driver’s License as work will involve travel, including evening and weekend hours.
West Virginia University is a doctoral, research high-activity, land-grant institution with over 30,000 students. The City of Morgantown, which is ranked among the best small cities in the United States, is conveniently located 75 miles South of Pittsburgh, and 200 miles West of Washington, D.C.
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