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Job Opening ID: 1001880
The Honors College Director encourages and rewards excellence by providing intellectual challenges to superior students. The Honors College gives superior students special recognition, academic programs, honors courses, general services and advisement, articulation with individual academic departments, upper-division colleges, universities, and feeder high schools.
Duties & Responsibilities:
•Coordinates the campus Honors College
•Recruits students, visits high schools, and maintains close ti1es with administrators, counselors and teachers
•Develops curriculum for the campus
•Works with individual faculty to assure a rigorous, challenging, and rewarding educational experience for students
•Personalizes advisement and career planning for each student, nurturing and motivating students to transfer opportunities throughout the state and country
•Conducts networking and planning of university and college visits to the campus, as well as securing transfer scholarship/packages for individual students
•Manages the Honors College Department/Resource Center
•Master’s degree from a regionally accredited institution in Education or related field and three (3) years of related experience
•Knowledge of majors and requirements for transferring to all colleges and universities
•Knowledge of the advisement services, testing area, financial aid, student activities, career center and the registration office, community involvement and civic library
•Knowledge of current developments/trends in area of expertise
•Knowledge of curriculum practices and trends relating to the area of expertise.