Classification Title: Student Services Program Coordinator II - SC Honors College
College/Division: South Carolina Honors College
Department: HNRS South Carolina Honors College
Advertised Salary Range: $37,913 or above, based on years of experience
Advertised Job Summary:
Honors College staff members should possess a wide-ranging intellectual curiosity and a commitment to working with high-achieving students. The Academic Advisor and Internship Coordinator works with students in two primary ways. The incumbent will be responsible for academic advising of approximately 160 students each semester, which involves assessing students' curricular needs and opportunities and placing them in appropriate honors classes. As Internship Coordinator, the incumbent will serve as instructor of record for SCHC internship courses and the South Carolina Semester Program as well as coordinate the promotion, implementation and evaluation of both programs.
For academic advising this position uses available technologies to ensure accurate and effective advising and guides students toward a rich collegiate experience that includes courses, research, study abroad, service learning, and/or internships culminating in graduation and post-graduation success. As the internship coordinator, coordinates year-round SCHC internship courses, promotes SCHC internships to employers and students and assists in the preparation of students for internship experiences, and serves as primary instructor of record for multiple sections of SCHC internship courses (fall, spring and summer). The coordinator also performs administrative and operational functions for marketing, recruitment, application review, selection and orientation of students, and facilitates internship placements with SC governmental agencies, including the legislative and executive branches, and collaborates with internship providers to ensure a successful experience.
Advertised Minimum Qualifications :
Masters degree and 1 year related experience, or bachelor's degree and 3 years related experience.
Full/Part Time: Full Time
Internal Number: 96848
About The University of South Carolina
The University of South Carolina System is comprised of the state’s flagship university in Columbia (founded in 1801 and currently one of the top 50 “Best Colleges” according to U.S. News and World Report), three regional comprehensive universities (USC Aiken, USC Beaufort and USC Upstate), and Palmetto College consisting of four two-year campuses (USC Lancaster, USC Salkehatchie, USC Sumter, USC Union and Fort Jackson/Extended University). Together, the USC System institutions offer more than 450 degree programs on campus and online and are uniquely positioned to meet the state’s educational, cultural, health and research needs. The System employs nearly 14,000 people who work daily to improve the lives of students, fellow South Carolinians and the world. Our diverse engaged faculty and staff enjoy a dynamic and intellectually stimulating work environment.