Posting Number 2017-3339 Location US-NY-New York Posted Date 7/5/2017 Union N/A School/Division School of Professional Studies (CP1108) Department Name : Admissions (Administrators) FT/PT Full-Time
The School of Professional Studies is seeking an Admissions Officer that under very general supervision, will represent and market NYU SPS to potential students at on-campus and off-campus recruitment events; cultivate relationships with students to encourage a positive response and interest in attending SPS and promote NYU and its' schools and programs. Assist with the achievement of University, geographic, and department enrollment targets by encouraging qualified students to apply to SPS. Review and evaluate students' admission applications. Approve or deny applications and recommend borderline applicants to academic departments and Admission Committee for further consideration. Advise students on application process, University and School programs, academic requirements, financial aid options, housing, and other student services.
Required Education: Bachelor's degree and
Required Experience: 2 years' admissions or related student services experience.
Preferred Experience: Experience evaluating international credentials for U.S. equivalency.
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: Ability to promote the University and to work independently as well as part of a team. Outstanding interpersonal, public speaking, and writing skills. Ability to handle sensitive situations and/or people. Valid drivers license. Ability to work evenings, weekends, and travel extensively. Ability to market diverse programs and serve as a liaison between admissions and academic program officers.
The NYU School of Professional Studies offers a broad range of Graduate and Undergraduate Degree Programs, Diploma Programs and Career Advancement courses. Programs that are professionally oriented, integrate theory with real-world applications, and are taught by faculty members who are leaders and innovators in their fields. The School of Professional Studies captures the expertise of the key sectors that make New York City a great global capital, such as real estate, finance, marketing, public relations, global affairs, hospitality and tourism, sports management, philanthropy and fundraising, communications/media, writing, the arts, and others. We offer employment opportunities in our academic and administrative departments for individuals interested in a career in higher education.
Founded in 1831, New York University is now one of the largest private universities in the United States. Of the more than 3,000 colleges and universities in America, New York University is one of only 60 member institutions of the distinguished Association of American Universities.
NYU Steinhardt has one-of-a-kind integration of education, communication, health, and the arts, with eleven depar...tments, twelve research centers and institutes, over three hundred full-time faculty and close to six thousand students.