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Admissions Counselor

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Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Admissions Counselor
Department Admissions - 25510
Pay Grade 7
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Responsible to the Associate Director of Admissions for Recruitment for determining eligibility of applicants as freshmen, transfer students, and returning students; recruitment of prospective students; coordinating high school visitation programs: supporting student retention; and performing other related duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge of university and TBR policies, procedures, structure and services offered.
Knowledge of university admission requirements.
Knowledge of registration procedures.
Knowledge of current career trends.
Knowledge of course equivalencies and transfer issues.
Knowledge of promotional materials for all academic and student services areas at ETSU.
Knowledge of university catalog including degree requirements for all programs and majors.
Knowledge of all university policies regarding admissions, retention and graduation requirements.
Ability to travel extensively in recruiting efforts.
Ability to communicate effectively to large groups or individuals.
Ability to counsel students and parents regarding university related matters.

Required Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree required; proven excellent verbal and written communication skills; valid driver’s license.

Preferred Qualifications

Master’s degree preferred; two to three years experience on a college admissions counseling staff or other comparable collegiate /business experience; experience with or knowledge about East Tennessee State University, TBR, or higher education in Tennessee.

Salary $31,450 - $37,335

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00095P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? No
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? No
Open Date 08/25/2017
Close Date 09/25/2017
Open Until Filled No
Special Instructions to Applicants

Supplemental Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please describe in detail how your background and experience would be applicable for this position in a College/University setting

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * What is the highest level of education you have obtained?
    • Less than a High School Diploma
    • High School Diploma or GED
    • Associate's degree
    • Bachelor's degree
    • Master's degree
    • Doctoral degree
  3. * Do you have a valid driver's license?
    • Yes
    • No

Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts