Academic Advisor - Criminal Justice/ Law Enforcement - Utah Valley University in Orem Utah

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Utah Valley University

Orem, Utah

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under the direction of the Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Department, advises new, prospective, and transfer students in all aspects of academic programs. Provides developmental and career advise and assists students develop educational plans.

Minimum Qualifications

Graduation from an accredited institution with a bachelor’s degree plus two years of experience related to Summary of Duties OR any combination of education and experience related to the Summary of Duties totaling six years.


Knowledge of student development theory and its application to promote student retention and academic success.
Knowledge of student advising techniques pertaining to content, curriculum, curriculum development, course scheduling and graduation requirements specific to the academic major, department, discipline, and/or college.
Knowledge of graduate schools, careers, or job markets and/or related research tools relative to the academic major, department, discipline, or college.


Skill in assisting students to develop effective academic plans.
Skill in the use of media and technology, including but not limited to office software platforms and student data systems (i.e. BANNER) as applied to management of academic records, report preparation, and related activities.


Ability to solve problems by prioritizing and multitasking under pressure.
Ability to serve individuals with diverse personalities through the use of effective interpersonal and communication skills.
Ability to work with a diverse community in a professional team environment.
Ability to interpret the university’s core values.

Pay Range

$31,554 to $42,072 annually

Keyword Phrases

  • Criminal Justice
  • student centered teaching organization
  • building communities of engaged learners
  • beautiful mountain location
  • Academic Advising
  • Career Counseling and Placement
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:4 - Year / Masters Institution
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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