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Student Services Specialist

Categories: Rocky Mountain Region 10


SES Military Advisement


Rio Salado College

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Position Description

Provides academic and career advisement, as well as student recruitment and retention services, to new, continuing and prospective students in person, by phone, via email, or online chat.


  • 80% - Provides academic advisement for new, continuing, and prospective students in a one-stop center; provides information on admission, program and degree requirements, and information on MCCCD policies and procedures that impact students
  • 10% - Evaluates prior credit to verify course prerequisites and applicability to Rio degrees and certificates, as well as transferability of college credits; updates student records as needed
  • 10% - Participates in special projects such as education and career fairs; participates in departmental meetings and training sessions; performs related duties as assigned

Application Information

Complete job posting and required on-line application, visit the following link: posting # 310172

Institution Information

We offer a variety of community-based programs and services to help our diverse student populations achieve their educational goals.

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Required Qualifications

  • Experience in a student services functional role such as academic advisor, registration agent, or graduation technician

  • Experience working with online student databases

  • Experience using Microsoft Office Suite programs in a professional setting

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Recent academic advisement experience in a college or university setting
  • Experience with student retention and degree completion principles
  • Experience with customer contact including telephone and email
  • Experience with transcript evaluation
  • Effective written communication skills