Coordinator of Student Success/Retention - Parker University in Dallas Texas

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Parker University

Dallas, Texas 75229

United States


Detailed Job Description




  • Bachelor’s degree, required, Master’s degree preferred
  • Three (3) to five (5) years experience in retention and student success



  • Knowledge of academic support functions
  • Counseling/advising skills
  • Management/supervisory skills
  • Interpersonal/human relation skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to relate effectively with students, institutional personnel and the    public
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to instruct
  • Commitment to supporting the needs of students from underrepresented populations


Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Identify those students who are deficient in academic and clinical skills and provide individual assistance
  • Refer students to other resources when necessary, such as counseling and or tutoring
  • Maintain compliance with all Federal, State and Local laws relative to disability services
  • Proctor exams and finals for students in the learning disability/difference program
  • Provide oversight to the student tutoring program
  • Train new faculty and employees in the Early Alert program
  • Work with Faculty as needed to assure appropriate and effective learning support and resources
  • Provide mentoring and advocacy support to assist participants in overcoming barriers obstacles to persistence and retention
  • Assist with statistical information, data collection and summary reporting
  • Plan and coordinate program events and activities to support student engagement and persistence
  • Plan and execute intervention strategies for students who receive academic alerts in collaboration with academic departments

Keyword Phrases

  • Student Retention
  • Student Affairs
  • Student Sucess
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: 3-5 years
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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