Transfer Specialist - Cuyahoga Community College in Cleveland Ohio

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Cuyahoga Community College

Cleveland, Ohio

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Campus or Location

Eastern Campus

Job Responsibilities


• May work closely with Degree in Three (D3), TRIO, and/or High Tech Academy (HTA) staff and administrators to create a clearly defined transfer process and system for developing and maintaining academic plans for each student
• May be responsible for the systemic tracking of D3, TRIO, and/or HTA students transferring to a four year institution
• May work closely with upper-classmen to increase Tri-C completion rates by creating a clearly defined transfer process and system of developing and maintaining academic plans for each student
• May work with IPEDS cohort students to increase completion and transfer rates
• May be responsible for the systemic tracking of transfer-ready students transferring to and from Tri-C
• Coordinates support efforts for new, continuing and transfer students including recruitment and retention strategies
• Assists in faculty development and student events communication efforts with transfer students and assigned Campus faculty
• Assists in the institutionalizing new practices and improvements in ongoing operations.
• Assists in the systemic tracking of transfer students who use the services of the Transfer Center
• May represent the department at College-wide events or to community constituents as directed
• Performs other duties as assigned

Required Qualifications


• Master’s degree in education or a related field and a minimum of two years of demonstrated post-secondary instructional and/or student services experience
• Demonstrated experience making sound decisions that affect a work unit or team
• Demonstrated experience in a role requiring diverse problem solving methods in a variety of situations

• Possesses working knowledge of student completion concepts, practices and procedures with the ability to use in varied situations as it pertains to the departmental focus
• Possesses strong organizational and time-management skills
• Possesses excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
• Works accurately with great attention to detail
• Excellent customer service skills and proven ability to develop and sustain productive customer relationships
• Demonstrated basic project management skills
• Demonstrated intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Outlook, Word, Excel and PowerPoint
• Ability to confidentially and discreetly handle subject matters requiring privacy and sensitivity
• Ability to collaborate, persuade and gain cooperation and acceptance of ideas on significant projects
• Ability to develop and maintain relationships with key contacts to enhance work flow and quality
• Sensitivity to appropriately respond to the needs of a diverse population


• Customer Service
• Communication
• Quality of Work

• Collaboration / Inclusion
• Flexibility / Adaptability
• Time Utilization / Organization

• Servant Leadership
• Results Focus
• Continuous Improvement / Innovation

Preferred Qualifications


• Demonstrated experience with minority and adult learners
• Demonstrated experience in providing professional development for peers
• Demonstrated experience in project, budget, and personnel management and evaluation
• Demonstrated experience with Blackboard, Banner, or other Tri-C specific programs

Work Schedule

Standard college hours 8:30 – 5:00

Target Hiring Rate/Salary

Special Note

Special Note

Posting Open Date 01/25/2016

Special Instructions to Applicants

During the application process, you may be required to attach a cover letter and/or resume. It is recommended that you have these documents ready to be attached electronically to the online application. This system accepts only MS Word or PDF attachments. Any employment with the College is contingent upon satisfactory completion of a background check and drug screen.

Affirmative Action Statement

Cuyahoga Community College is committed to attaining excellence through the recruitment and retention of a qualified and diverse workforce. Cuyahoga Community College is an equal employment/educational opportunity institution

Keyword Phrases

  • Transfer Center
  • Transfer Specialist
  • Exemplary Learning and Teaching Community
  • Embrace Diversity
  • Promote Individual Development and Quality of Life
  • Admissions & Enrollment / Recruiting
  • Registrars
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Masters
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:2 - Year Institution / Technical
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
Cover Letter