The United States Sports Academy is seeking a Retention Coordinator. This position will be responsible for the coordination of all retention efforts for the Academy’s online programs, including faculty and student services efforts. Manages the student-orientation course and coordinates all retention reports. Evaluates student progress in courses and academic programs. Works as an advisor, mentor, and coach to a large caseload of advisees and instills a sense of excitement and success regarding graduation.
Bachelor’s degree required; master’s preferred. Must have one to three years’ experience of successful advising or in a related student success capacity. Knowledge of enrollment processes including Title IV funds requirement and ability to apply for federal financial aid required. Must be familiar with social and professional media and utilizing such to create and strengthen relationships. Knowledge of MS Office and student information systems technology required. Skills in effective communication and public presentations required. Familiarity with distance learning platforms required.
Applicants should send a cover letter, detailed resume, and three (3) references to: United States Sports Academy, Attn: Human Resources, One Academy Drive, Daphne, AL. 36526-7055 or FAX (251) 621-2527 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.