Admissions Counselor

Position ID: 38330
Location
Institution: 
Gordon State College
College/Div/School: 
Gordon State College
Department: 
Admissions
Branch Campus: 
Barnesville, GA
Position Description
New Position?: 
Yes
Job Class: 
Admissions Counselor I
Job Description: 
Job Summary/Basic Function:

JOB SUMMARY

This position provides admissions counseling for applicants to Gordon State College.

MAJOR DUTIES

• Travels to high schools, college fairs, and other locations to recruit potential students.
• Evaluates student files and transcripts and makes admission decisions.
• Evaluates transfer files and develops transfer articulation.
• Enters student data into the computerized database.
• Scans documents into the imaging system.
• Answers telephone and greets visitors; provides information and assistance.
• Advises prospective students concerning admissions policies and procedures.
• Processes international student applications.
• Assists with student orientation, campus visit days, registration, and other admissions events.
• Conducts campus tours.
• Performs related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

KNOWLEDGE REQUIRED BY THE POSITION

• Knowledge of college policies and procedures.
• Knowledge of computers and job-related software programs.
• Knowledge of Gordon State College admissions policies.
• Skill in decision making and problem solving.
• Skill in the provision of customer services to applicants and students.
• Skill in oral and written communication.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

• Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with the completion of a baccalaureate degree in a course of study related to the occupational field.
• 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 year.
• Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.

Application Procedure: 
Please see the below "Institution Employment Link" to view a complete job description, create an application, and apply for the position.
CIP Discipline Code: 
Student Admissions and Records (Admin code)
Enrollment Services (Admin code)
Degree Levels: 
Bachelors
Position Type: 
Staff
Dates
Application Deadline: 
Open Until Filled
Contact hiring institution for further details.
Position Starting Date: 
To Be Determined
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Recruitment Data
Status
Vacancy Status: 
ACTIVE

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University System of Georgia
Applicant Clearinghouse
119 Holmes-Hunter Academic Building
The University of Georgia
Athens, Georgia 30602

Phone: (706) 542-7817
Fax: (706) 542-2822
E-Mail: ch@uga.edu

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